Game City Nights

Thanks to Game City Nights for the opportunity to present my research to the gaming community at the latest Game City Nights event.

“GameCityNights are an after-dark exploration of videogames and the culture surrounding them. They aim to fit the best parts of the GameCity festival into a single evening”

If you are around Nottingham and you are interested in gaming this is a monthly event that you should definitely keep in mind!

Here are more photos from the event

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About Angelica B. Ortiz de Gortari

Dr. Angelica B. Ortiz de Gortari is Marie Curie Postdoctoral Research fellow in Cyberpsychology. Critical inquiry on the psychosocial implications of interactive media technologies has been her professional passion since undergraduate school, when she conducted one of the first studies on internet addiction. Game Transfer Phenomena (GTP) is her area of research expertise, for which she has won awards. Dr. Ortiz de Gortari’s research has been featured in different media worldwide including Discovery News, History Channel News, BBC World Service, the New Scientist and the International Herald Tribune. Her research on GTP has even inspired an episode of the TV series CSI: Cyber. She has published academically and presented at several international conferences. The goal of her research is maximizing the psychological and social benefits of interactive virtual technologies while reducing the potential risks it can present to some individuals.

Posted on June 14, 2012, in Event, GTP and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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