The 5th Irish Symposium on Game-Based Learning (iGBL) - hosted at IADT

The 5th Irish Symposium on Game Based Learning (iGBL2015) will be held at IADT in Dun Laoghaire, County Dublin. The Irish Symposium on Game Based Learning, now in its fifth year, provides a forum for academics, students and practitioners to disseminate research, exchange ideas and best practice on the use of games and gamification for enhancing teaching and learning.

The theme for iGBL2015 is “Boosting GBL through Creativity” with a focus on creative influences to enrich the gamers experience. New this year, iGBL 2015 is introducing a student presentation/demo session with industry sponsored prizes.

Conference Date
iGBL2015 will be a 1 ½ day event running from Thursday, 4th June from 9am to 5pm and Friday, 12th June from 9:30am to 1:30pm.

Conference Participation
Keynote speakers from both industry and academia will provide unique insights into the vast potential of the evolving arena of gaming & learning.

Call for participation will be announced in 2015 at: http://igblconference.wordpress.com/

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Dr. Timothy McNichols

12 November 2014