Wednesday, 16 October 2013

Join us at the IPR in Focus 2013, that focuses upon Internet Legal Issues, organized by the Embassy of the United States of America in Athens in collaboration with Athens Information Technology (AIT). 

IPR in Focus will take place on the 25th of October 2013 and will welcome two distinguished speakers from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Erik Barnett and Edward Hand.

Please note that it is a free event and an RSVP is needed. 

.............and we are back :)

Tuesday, 10 April 2012

Games for Change Athens Meetup @ The Gaming Forum 2012

Games for Change (G4C) is a nonprofit organization that has been founded in 2004. G4C is a global advocate for supporting and making games for social impact. As such it facilitates the "creation and distribution of social impact games that serve as critical tools in humanitarian and educational efforts" (G4C).

The 1st Games for Change Athens Meetup is a fact ! It will take place on the 27th of April 2012, at the HUB events (Alkminis 5, Petralona, Athens, Greece). The G4C Athens Meetup will take place at the 1st Gaming Forum 2012 .

If you are interested in joining us, you can join the Games for Change community and denote your participation in the G4C Meetup Athens or contact me at xzio[at]

Look forward to seeing you all there :)

Saturday, 7 April 2012

... to Stergios

We are all profoundly saddened to learn of the accidental death, on the afternoon of Saturday, March 31st, of our student Stergios Kardaras. We have all been deeply impacted by the tragedy. Stergios was a talented and vibrant young man, full of kindness and joy. Our heart goes out to his family and friends.

Monday, 19 March 2012

A Gaming Workshop !

The 1st Gaming forum is a fact ! It will take place on the 27th of April 2012, in Athens, Greece.

For quite some time we have been discussing about organising a game-related event, where topics ranging from entertainment games, serious games, games for good and games for change, gamification to gaming trends and the strategic positioning in numerous areas (i.e., education, marketing, branding, etc). This networking and information sharing event aims to bring together different gaming actors: individual gamers and game developers, researchers and academics conducting research in the broader area of gaming with entrepreneurs and corporate stakeholders.

The 1st Gaming Forum will involve:

Do you have an interesting game idea? Do you want to develop a game prototype (web or mobile)? The Gaming Forum offers you a chance to win a prize for each !

Enter the Gaming Contest to discover more info !

Good luck with that :)

p.s. The great gaming forum design is by Nikos Vasilakis. Great work Nikos !

MBIT Bloggers 2012

The 2012 MBIT bloggers are full of engagement and passion for their blogs !

The five interesting thematic areas that they cover are (in alphabetical order):

......the 2012 blog voting process will open soon !

Tuesday, 31 January 2012

Hint #3 we have any ideas so far ?

Another hint is....multiplication :)