Public seminar about Game Transfer Phenomena in Hertfordshire

Join us on 12th November at University of Hertfordshire  at Hatfield, Hertfordshire (around the corner from London) on a talk about the five years journey of research into Game Transfer Phenomena.

I will cover some of the more relevant aspects about GTP including:  What types of GTP have been identified, what factors are significantly associated with GTP, who is more susceptible, what are the implications, and what can be the further applications of GTP.

The lecture is free and open to everyone, including external visitors.

Location: 2H255 C.P Snow Building, College Lane Campus.

Time: 16:00- 17:30.

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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 November 4, 2015, in Talk, University event and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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