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In 2014, four European artists - Armin Linke, Antje Schiffers, Marjetica Potrč and Anthony Schrag - worked in South Africa while at the same time five South Africans - Athi-Patra Ruga, Dan Halter, Taswald Pillay, Terry Kurgan and Rangoato Hlasane - worked in Europe.

 

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Game Jam Rome and Final Presentation

Category: labourgames | 
Posted by: horn

 

How can the Creative Industry, Culture and Game Design contribute to alternative solutions of labour issues in Europe?

 

 

After GAME JAMS in Berlin, Amsterdam, Hamburg and Athens the final event will be held in Rome, at the premises of the VIGAMUS Video Game Museum.

 

66 HOURS GAME JAM

Start WED 27 MARCH 2019 7PM

End SAT 30 MARCH 2019 1PM

 

A core team of professional jammers - with 6 experts from the LABOURGAMES network and previous GAME JAM participants and three Game Designers from Rome will plunge into the playful working world with 12 to 15 jammers and Game Enthusiasts for the 66 hours.

 

FINAL PRESENTATION OF THE LABOURGAMES PROJECT

SAT 30 MARCH 2019 5PM

 

At the end of the 66-hours Mega GAME JAM, we will close the event with the presentation of the output of the LABOURGAMES project, the games developed during the last two years as well as the early game results emerged from the Rome Game Jam during the last 66 hours marathon. A final discussion will stem from the findings of the project and revolve around the connection between the future of labour and the world of play.

 

📍 5 PM Opening of the Final Presentation

 

Welcoming - by Marco Accordi Rickards, Director of VIGAMUS Foundation

 

Presentation of the results:

 

GAMES, RESULTS and DOCUMENTATION of the LABOURGAMES Project

GAMES and RESULTS of the GAME JAM ROME

 

📍6 PM Couch Discussion

 

How can the Creative Industry, Culture and Game Design contribute to alternative solutions of labour issues in Europe?

 

with: Maciej Hofman, Prof. Marco Accordi Rickards, Ton Sluiter and representatives of the LABOURGAMES network

 

📍 7 PM Buffet & Goodbyes

 

❗ TO ATTEND the conference, please enroll on Eventbrite: https://labourgames-final.eventbrite.it

 

 

The event in Rome is realised in collaboration with Goethe-Institut, VIGAMUS Foundation, Women in Games Italy and EFGAMP.

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