Kids laughing and playing Computer Games with their parents on the gamecity
top: Nathalie Pozzi und Eric Zimmerman at their keynote speech in 2011 - bottom: Doris Rusch from DePaul university at her speech

The programme of FROG 2014

PROGRAMME OF THE FROG 2014 CONFERENCE

October 10th - 12th, Vienna City Hall, Stadtsenatssitzungssaal

Conference language is German, the keynotes will be presented in English.

PROGRAMME SCHEME

Day 1 Digital Games in Dialogue

13:00 Registration
14:00 Opening: Dr. Sophie Karmasin, Bundesministerin für Familie und Jugend.
14:30 Tutorial and Intro: "Spiele als Lernwerkzeuge im 21. Jahrhundert", Dr. Konstantin Mitgutsch (MIT Game Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
15:15 Level 1: "Keynote", Dr. Constance Steinkuehler (President of Learning Games Network and Associate Professor at Wisconsin Institute for Discovery at the University of Wisconsin-Madison). Powered by Danube University
16:00 Level 2: "Keynote", Dr. Kurt Squire (Co-Director of the Games, Learning & Society Initiative and Professor for Curriculum & Instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Madison). Powered by Danube University
16:45 Q&A Dr. Constance Steinkuehler and Dr. Kurt Squire

Day 2/1 Digital Games in Dialogue: Risks & Ethics

10:30 Level 1: "Game & Cybercrime", Alexander Pfeiffer, MA (Danube University Krems)
11:30 Level 2: "Ethik im Spiel und Spielentwicklung", Dr. Jeffrey Wimmer (TU Illmenau)

Day 2/2 Videogames in Dialogue: Chances & Potentials

12:30 Keynote: „The Ten Commandments of Games and Learning". Dr. Jonas Linderoth (Departement of Education, Communication and Learning, University of Gothenburg, Sweden).

13:30 Level 1: "Games for Health", Dr. Peter Purgathofer (TU Wien).
14:30 Level 2: "MySugr", Fredrik Debong (Community Relations Lead, Co-Founder MySugr)
Let's Play
15:30 The group Vienna Play Festival plays with FROG Participants

Day 3

10:00 – 16:00 FROG STUDENT DAY (organised by Danube University).

 

Day 1  Digital Games in Dialogue

13:00 Registration

14:00 Opening: Dr. Sophie Karmasin, Bundesministerin für Familie und Jugend.

14:30 Tutorial and Intro: “Spiele als Lernwerkzeuge im 21. Jahrhundert“, Dr. Konstantin Mitgutsch (MIT Game Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

15:15 Level 1: “Keynote“, Dr. Constance Steinkuehler (President of Learning Games Network and Associate Professor at Wisconsin Institute for Discovery at the University of Wisconsin-Madison). Powered by Danube University

16:00 Level 2: “Keynote“, Dr. Kurt Squire (Co-Director of the Games, Learning & Society Initiative and Professor for Curriculum & Instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Madison). Powered by Danube University

16:45 Q&A Dr. Constance Steinkuehler and Dr. Kurt Squire

 

Day 2/1 Digital Games in Dialogue: Risks & Ethics

10:30 Level 1: “Game & Cybercrime“, Alexander Pfeiffer, MA (Danube University Krems)

11:30 Level 2: “Ethik im Spiel und Spielentwicklung“, Dr. Jeffrey Wimmer (TU Illmenau)

Day 2/2 Videogames in Dialogue: Chances & Potentials

13:30 Level 1: “Games for Health“, Dr. Peter Purgathofer (TU Wien).

14:30 Level 2: “MySugr“, Fredrik Debong (Community Relations Lead, Co-Founder MySugr)

Let’s Play

15:30 The group Vienna Play Festival play with FROG Participants

 

Day 3

10:00 – 16:00 FROG STUDENT DAY (organised by Danube University).