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Tuesday, June 18 • 12:00pm - 12:20pm
Keynote - The Ethics of Video Games

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Beyond the regular (and mostly exaggerated) attacks the game industry is getting regarding addiction or violence, it is important for game developers to get a clear understanding of their ethical responsibilities as content providers, especially when designing games with a purpose beyond mere entertainment. This talk proposes to analyze what are the potential problems video games can create, more specifically regarding addiction and dark patterns (without the fear-mongering).

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Celia Hodent

Independent Game UX Consultant
Celia Hodent is recognized as a leader in the application of user experience & cognitive science in the game industry. Celia holds a PhD in psychology & has over ten years of experience in the development of UX strategy in game studios, through her work at Ubisoft, LucasArts, and... Read More →

Tuesday June 18, 2019 12:00pm - 12:20pm EDT
Mainstage - Tishman Auditorium