informa
2 min read
article

North Carolina CED Game Night Showcases Serious Games

The Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED), a private, non-profit organization formed in 1984 to accelerate the entrepreneurial culture of the Research Triangle an...
The Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED), a private, non-profit organization formed in 1984 to accelerate the entrepreneurial culture of the Research Triangle and North Carolina, has announced a 'serious games'-related Game Night for May 17th in Durham, NC. The game night, to be held at the CED Entrepreneurship Center from 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., will showcase 'serious games' that "are extending interactive entertainment technology beyond computer and video games to serve the education and training needs of businesses and government organizations." Panelists include: - Moderator: R. Michael Young, Director, Liquid Narrative Group, North Carolina State University - John Austin. Senior Vice President, Business Development & Marketing, Emergent Game Technology - Tiffany Barnes, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, UNC Charlotte - Frank Boosman, Chief Operating Officer, 3DSolve - Jerry Heneghan, CEO, Virtual Heroes, Inc. - Mark Rein, Vice-President, Epic Games In addition to the marquee panel, ‘Game Night’ will feature the cutting edge game-based technologies that are being developed by North Carolina-based companies. Several companies will demo their products following the panel session. Confirmed demos include NCSU, 3Dsolve, Emergent Game Technologies and Do2Learn. “CED’s ‘Game Night’ will not only give participants the chance to learn more about the gaming industry and its potential, but also the opportunity to see first hand the unique and innovative gaming technologies that are being developed here in North Carolina,” said CED President Monica Doss. For more information or to register, interested parties can visit the CED's event page devoted to the evening.

Latest Jobs

Studio Pixanoh LLC

Los Angeles, California
05.20.22
Combat Designer

Treyarch

Playa Vista, California or Vancouver, BC
05.20.22
AI Engineer

Question

Remote
05.20.22
Lead Level Designer (South Park)

Remedy Entertainment

Helsinki Metropolitan Area, Finland
05.23.22
Rigging Artist
More Jobs   

CONNECT WITH US

Register for a
Subscribe to
Follow us

Game Developer Account

Game Developer Newsletter

@gamedevdotcom

Register for a

Game Developer Account

Gain full access to resources (events, white paper, webinars, reports, etc)
Single sign-on to all Informa products

Register
Subscribe to

Game Developer Newsletter

Get daily Game Developer top stories every morning straight into your inbox

Subscribe
Follow us

@gamedevdotcom

Follow us @gamedevdotcom to stay up-to-date with the latest news & insider information about events & more