FuturePlay – The International Academic Conference on the Future of Game Design and Technology
Michigan State University,
The schedule for FuturePlay is now packed with excellent content. We have a diverse collection of speakers, workshops, panels and academic papers being presented. Some highlights are featured below.
We have a full schedule of academic research papers being presented on games research http://www.futureplay.org/content.php?pageID=67. The discipline areas range from Artificial Intelligence & Adaptable Games to Game Code & Network Optimization and on to Game Design & Technology Case Studies.
There are many other speakers, panels and papers featured in FuturePlay this year. Please feel free to view the full schedule at
Accepted papers are being published in digital conference proceedings. These will be available in CD format and also for download after theconference.
Details of hotels who are offering discounts to FuturePlay attendees are on the FuturePlay web site at
During the conference there will be a party at Club 131 under Harpers Pub, a wine and cheese event hosted by Ageia Technologies, Torque users gatherings, birds of a feather sessions and other informal gatherings.
Registration cost is $250 USD, with discounts for students (100 places at half price), fully paid up IGDA members ($50 off full registrations), group bookings (10 for the price of 8)