Committees

DiGRA Executive Board

  • President: Mia Consalvo (Canada)
  • Vice-President: Esther MacCallum-Stewart (UK)
  • Secretary: Thomas Rousse (Denmark)
  • Treasurer: Jussi Holopainen (Finland)
  • Open Seat: Annika Waern (Sweden)
  • Open Seat: Gerald Voorhees (US)
  • Open Seat: José P. Zagal (Chile)
  • International Chapter Officer: Astrid Ensslin (UK)
  • Student Officer: Ashley Brown (UK)
  • Student Officer: Rachel Kowert (UK)

Conference Co-Chairs:

  • Celia Pearce (Associate Professor, School of Literature, Media and Communication, Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • John Sharp (Associate Professor of Games and Learning, Parsons The New School for Design)
  • Helen Kennedy (Deputy Head, School of Art, Design & Media, University of Brighton)

Track Chairs:

  • GAME DESIGN
    Emma Westecott, Ontario College of Art and Design
    Annika Waern, Swedish Institute of Computer Science
  • GAMES & HUMANITIES
    Henry Lowood, Stanford
    Elizabeth Losh, UC San Diego
    David Thomas, University of Colorado Denver
  • SOCIAL & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
    Seth Giddings, University of the West of England
    Bart Simon, Concordia
  • WELL-PLAYED: Run by the ETC Press journal, Well Played
    Drew Davidson, Carnegie-Mellon
    Clara Fernández-Vara, MIT
    Ira Fay, Quinnipac University
  • COMPUTATIONAL EXPRESSION
    Brian Magerko, Georgia Tech
    Mirjam Elahardi, University of Malta
  • SERIOUS, DOCUMENTARY, AND LEARNING GAMES
    Caroline Pelletier, Institute of Education, London
    Nick Taylor, North Carolina State University
  • POSTERS
    Tomas Rawlings, Auroch Digital Ltd
  • WORKSHOPS AND PANELS
    Colleen Macklin, Parsons The New School for Design
    Sean Duncan, Indiana University

 

Co-located Conferences

  • WOMEN IN GAMES INTERNATIONAL + FIG (Feminists in Games)
    Helen Kennedy, University of Brighton
    Suzanne De Castell, University of Toronto Institute of Technology
    Jennifer Jenson, York University
  • ART HISTORY OF GAMES
    John Sharp, Parsons The New School of Design
    Melanie Swalwell, Flinders University
    Eddo Stern, UCLA