Women in Games and Interactive Media Virtual Speaker Series

Friday, April 22, 2022 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

The Nicholson School of Communication and Media's Games and Interactive Media program is offering a Women in Games and Interactive Media virtual speaker series in Spring 2022.

Speakers will discuss how they created careers in games and interactive media, and share advice about preparing for success in an ever-changing field. There will be presentations by a diverse group of dynamic women scholars, entrepreneurs, and games professionals including:

  • February 4, 1 - 2 p.m.
    Alexia Mandeville, lead game designer, Niantic (creators of Pokémon Go)

  • March 4, 1 - 2 p.m.
    Marilyn Salzman, user interface design professional and President, Salzman Consulting

  • April 1, 1 - 2 p.m.
    Shabnam Staebler, senior technical program manager, Prime Gaming at Amazon

  • April 22, 1 - 2 p.m.
    Tracy Fullerton, experimental game designer, professor, and author of Game Design Workshop

To RSVP and receive an email invite to the Zoom talk, please contact Maria Pichardo at Maria.Pichardo@ucf.edu and indicate which talk(s) you are interested in attending.

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