LEARNING TO PROGRAM: RAYMAN, KIRBY AND SUPERMARIO. IT AND VIDEOGAMES PLAY TOGETHER
11-07-2014 to 13-07-2014
Programming concepts and grammar are based on logical, organizational and operating structures that look difficult and criptic for non programmers. However, programming should not be difficult, but something new and different to discover.
On the other hand, the game language is universal. Everybody play games in many different ways because playing means fun and motivation. For new generations computational skills are a must in almost any working field.
When we have fun we live new experiences that feed our senses, we express ourselves freely, we live the fantasy and face the challenges so we learn throught discovery. ENTI and Citilab invite you to our awesome Jam:
Let’s develop Games ;-) to ;
When: Next Friday 11th and Saturday 12th of July,
Where: Citilab, Plaça can Suris s/n
The School of New Interactive Technologies (ENTI) was founded based on a desire and a need: the desire to share, in Barcelona, the educational programmes and training that the top universities in the world are already offering, and the need to contribute to the burgeoning videogame cluster in our city with the top creatives and professionals in the field. The Bachelor’s Degree in Interactive Digital Contents offered by ENTI, a school affiliated with the University of Barcelona (hereinafter UB), is the first university degree in applied games in Spain. It was created in conjunction with the UB is affiliated with its architecture and engineering branches.
Citilab is a center for social and digital innovation in Cornella de Llobregat, Barcelona. Exploits and spreads the digital impact on creative thinking, design and innovation emerging from digital culture. Citilab is a mix between a training center, a research center and an incubator for business and social initiatives. This project started with the idea that digital technologies, specifically Internet, are a way of innovation much more focused on citizens.