Should we simply accept that playing is just for kids running around and teenagers with video game consoles? Or can gamification help bring out our ‘inner child’, when games blend over to our adult world? Researchers Robby van Delden and Robert Wendrich discuss the concept of gamification.
As part of the first Philosophy of the City Summer Colloquium hosted at the University of Twente, Ekim Tan offered a public lecture yesterday. The director of Amsterdam’s Play the City explained at the DesignLab how the games her company designs can offer advice on urban planning for policymakers, designers, and local citizens.
Another edition of TEDxTwenteU took place yesterday, 28th April 2016, at the University of Twente. Following the event´s title 'Breaking Barriers', many inspiring speakers presented their ideas on overcoming societal, technological and also emotional barriers.