Monday, September 28, 2009

Serious Games Institute Open Day Invitation

Serious Games Institute celebrates successes


Via: Serious Games Institute - Serious Games Institute Open Day - Friday, 2nd October 2009 - 12.00pm - 3.00pm
Message from David Wortley, Director & Tim Luft, Operational Director Serious Games Institute to the Serious Games community:

"You are cordially invited to join us for the Serious Games Institute Open Day on Friday 2nd October 2009 from 12.00pm until 3pm."

"We would like to welcome you to the Serious Games Institute to celebrate the successes and achievements we have shared with the Serious Games community."


"During our Open Day you will have the opportunity to:

- View first hand the latest in Serious Games and Virtual World Technology

- Meet with local, innovative West Midlands Digital Media companies who will be showcasing their work across a variety of sectors

- Discover the range of applied research activity led by Coventry University within the field of Serious Games and Virtual Worlds.

- View the facilities of the Serious Games Institute and meet informally with our staff

Please join us and SGI community members for lunch."

For more information or to confirm your attendance, please RSVP to Nim Mawee at Rsgi@cad.coventry.ac.uk (t: 024 7615 8201) by the 25th of September 2009.

If you are unable to attend in person, you will also be welcome to visit the virtual SGI in Second Life by teleporting from :-

http://slurl.com/secondlife/SGI%20Nexus/128/128/0

For more information or to confirm your attendance, please RSVP to Nim Mawee at Rsgi@cad.coventry.ac.uk (by the 25th of September 2009.
About the Serious Games Institute - Serious About Games

The Serious Games Institute (SGI) at Coventry University is globally recognized as a Centre of Excellence to support the growth in Serious Games and Virtual World technology.
The SGI combines cutting edge academic research with direct business support and highly innovative and creative workspace for small businesses.
The Institute provides a close interface between high-level applied academic research at Coventry University and leading edge technology companies in the field of game-based learning.

The SGI has a particular focus on 3D collaborative multi-user environments and other games development platforms which can be harnessed for non-entertainment purposes.