Schedule

6:00 PM - 6:30 PM EST
Opening Ceremonies

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST
10 Ways To Think About Games For The Coming Decade (Keynote Talk) - Cameron Kunzelman

In this talk, I am going to talk about ten lessons I have learned for thinking about games from a critical and developmental perspective. These are ways to consider games as cultural objects, as commodities for sale, and as pieces of art that have to navigate both of those angles. It should be a good time.

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
Panel - How to Avoid Burnout

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM EST
Panel - How to do Digital Portfolios

9:00 PM - 10 PM EST
IGDA Detroit - Ascot Smith

6:00 PM EST
Speaker 1 - Ty Galiz-Rowe

I'll be discussing my personal journey with founding a games site, and the details of what running a site like Uppercut actually looks like, including our principles, ethics, and methodologies, especially in comparison to other methods and outlets in the landscape.

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
Senior Thesis Showcase

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
Speaker 2 - Tobias Rusjan

9:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
Senior Thesis Showcase Part 2

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
eSports Speakers - Stephen J, Erich Bao, & Danielle Sirekis

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
eSports Competition

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
Speaker 3 - Nate Berens

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
Integrated Game Studio Showcase

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
Speaker 4 - Emily Rose

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
Indie Game Showcase/Interviews

9:00 PM - 10:00 PM EST
Award Ceremony

12:00 PM - 12:00 AM EST
Infinite Machine/ExtraLife Charity Stream