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Exertion Games Lab Summer School on Playful Interactions @ RMIT University: 11-14 November 2017

We invite students from all parts of the world, to participate in the first SIGCHI Sponsored Summer School on Playful Interactions 2017, happening at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. 
 
The dates are: Nov. 11- 14, 2017.
 
In this five-day event, participants will learn about significant game design concepts, game mechanics, and techniques that are increasingly used in modern game development and game design research. There will be a strong focus on developing skills through practical sessions, which will give students direct experience in building and studying games and most importantly they will "learn about fun by having fun".
 
Call for submissions:
The summer school is primarily intended for the PhD students and Master's students undertaking a research degree, but we also welcome advanced Bachelor students to register.
 
Please submit your proposal containing:
1) 1-page CV (as PDF uploaded to Dropbox or other public URL)
2) 1-page motivation statement (again a PDF uploaded to a public URL)
 
Submission deadline to send the proposal: 30th August 2017
All submitted proposals are subject to acceptance by the committee members. Proposals should be mailed to:
                               summerschool@datamaterialities.org 
 
Use this as subject line: Summer school 2017 submission 
Registration cost: USD 100
(No need to pay money upfront, registration will open once you are formally accepted). 
*** Students would also need to arrange their own travel and accommodation. ***
 
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