Main Conference Day
November 15, 2018
The 9th Clash of Realities Conference, 2018: November 12–14 | Cologne, Germany
For the ninth time, the Clash of Realities international research conference is providing the opportunity for interdisciplinary exchange and dialogue. Experts from the academy, science and research, economics, politics, and the game industry will discuss pressing questions concerning the artistic design, technological development, and social perception of digital games, as well as the spreading of games literacy.
This conference welcomes scholars, social scientists, game developers, specialists in education and media, up-and-coming creative talents, students, and all those interested in and excited by digital games.
More than 50 international speakers from the academy, science and research, economics, politics and the game industry along with an enthusiastic audience will convene at the Cologne Game Lab, TH Köln – University of Applied Science, a pillar of interdisciplinary exchange and dialogue.
The conference kick-off including the opening keynote will be followed by a day of summits featuring talks, project presentations, panel discussions, and workshops. Finally, the main day of the Clash of Realities will feature renowned speakers from all around the globe.
Participation in this English language conference is free ! Official registration is closed, but You can still get a ticket at the registration desk on the conference days. Keep in mind though, that we cannot guearentee You a ticket. Especially on the Main Conference Day we usually espect alot of visitors.
See “schedule” for the complete program.
November 12, 2018 – Conference Opening
10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Young Academics Workshop
Reframing the violence and video games debate
6:00 PM – 08:30 PM
Conference Opening Event
Opening Keynote by Carolyn Petit: What Jurassic Park Taught Me About Building A Better Gaming Culture
November 13, 2018 – Summit Day
– 10:00 AM – 06:30 PM –
Official registration is closed, but You can still try to get a ticket at the registration desk on the conference days. Keep in mind though, that we cannot guearentee You a ticket. Especially on the Main Conference Day we usually espect alot of visitors.-