GAMES IMPACT SUMMIT

Tuesday, 2 April, Starts @ 10am

London Games Festival 2019 Hub

Embankment Galleries, Somerset House, London

Tickets: Start at £50, available here 

London Games Festival opens with a new summit on the positive impact games have had on people’s lives and their potential to reshape the world. Chaired by Media Molecule's Siobhan Reddy
   
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AGENDA

10:00: Opening performance - Media Molecule's Dreams
10:25: The economic impact of games culture - Dr Jo Twist OBE
10:45: How games can make us better employees - Dr Matthew Barr
11:00: Dispelling the link between violence and video games - Dr Andrew Przybylski
11:15: Making better digital citizens - Laura Higgins
11.30: State of mind: How games aid mental health - Shay Thompson, Dominic Matthews & Matt Spall
12.00: Keynote: Brie Code
12:30: Closing remarks - Siobhan Reddy

SPEAKERS

Siobhan Reddy

Siobhan Reddy

Media Molecule

Brie Code

Brie Code

TRU LUV

Shay Thompson

Shay Thompson

Interactive streamer

Matt Spall

Matt Spall

Wellbeings

Dr Andrew Przybylski

Dr Andrew Przybylski

Oxford Internet Institute

Laura Higgins

Laura Higgins

Roblox

Dr Matthew Barr

Dr Matthew Barr

University of Glasgow

Dominic Matthews

Dominic Matthews

Ninja Theory

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