Games from the Favelas

Games from the Favelas

Menno Deen, Designer & Researcher, Games for Health & LappHEALTHCARE

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Teenagers from the favelas of Brazil present their insights and learnings from enrolling in a month of serious games development. Together with designers from the Netherlands, and experts from the game industry in Brazil, these teenagers created games for to improve their living conditions, learn a language or develop mathematical skills.

The results of this educational (and fun!) month will be presented by the kids themselves. They will explain what they learned and how their game will contribute to a possible solution for a particular problem. The talk will give a unique insight into the Brazilian perspective on interactive edutainment.

Attendee Benefits

The results of this educational (and fun!) month will be presented by the kids themselves. They will explain what they learned and how their game will contribute to a possible solution for a particular problem. The talk will give a unique insight into the Brazilian perspective on interactive edutainment.

Wed 12:00 am - 12:00 am
HEALTHCARE