Video Games, Psychology, and the User Experience with Dr. Celia Hodent (Epic Games)

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
4:00pm to 5:00pm

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Dr. Celia Hodent

When

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Add to calendar 02/02/2016 16:00 02/02/2016 17:00 Video Games, Psychology, and the User Experience with Dr. Celia Hodent (Epic Games)

Dr. Celia Hodent has a PhD in Psychology, and grew up playing a lot of games, including video games. Now, she is the director of user experience for Cary-based Epic Games, the company responsible for the billion-dollar blockbuster “Gears of War” franchise. She will discuss how Epic uses rapid-response research, technology and design to improve users’ gaming experience. 

Following her talk, Dr. Hodent is conducting a workshop where participants will play and analyze video games using a user experience framework. Space is limited and registration for the workshop is required. For more information and a linke to register, visit /events/user-experience-in-video-game-design-with-dr-celia-hodent-epic-games.

Auditorium

Where

Auditorium, D. H. Hill Jr. Library

About This Event

Dr. Celia Hodent has a PhD in Psychology, and grew up playing a lot of games, including video games. Now, she is the director of user experience for Cary-based Epic Games, the company responsible for the billion-dollar blockbuster “Gears of War” franchise. She will discuss how Epic uses rapid-response research, technology and design to improve users’ gaming experience. 

Following her talk, Dr. Hodent is conducting a workshop where participants will play and analyze video games using a user experience framework. Space is limited and registration for the workshop is required. For more information and a linke to register, visit /events/user-experience-in-video-game-design-with-dr-celia-hodent-epic-games.

Contact Information

Josephine McRobbie
(919) 513-2118

Admission

Free and open to the public.