W4 - Application & Gaming

The Application & Gaming week aims to bring about regional expert practitioners to introduce the theory of Game and App design. The primary objective is to provide an understanding in design theories to production based projects, learning from example techniques and conceptual stages to a completed project.

Francesco Alinovi

Application & Gaming

Chance, Choice and Challenge. Building The Player Experience

The workshop will cover the following topics:

  • Create meaningful experiences
  • Maximize players’ satisfaction
  • Define a new planning perspective

About the Expert

  • 15 years as contributor to electronic entertainment magazines. Developed new editorial formats and the retail chain GameUP (50+ stores in Italy).
  • Author and Lecturer on Game Design and Multimedia Design in Italy and aboard.

Target Audience

Artists, Authors and Developers

Language

English

Time

Khobar, Gallery Azman :
7th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM
8th April 2016 | 01 00 PM to 07 00 PM

Riyadh, Saudi Business Incubator Network:
9th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM
10th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM

Jeddah, Kayan Space:
11th April 2016 | 03 00 PM to 09 00 PM
12th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM

Workshop Duration

6 Hours, 1 Day

Fees

Early Bird: 1200 SAR
Student: 1000 SAR
Standard: 2000 SAR
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Alex Rayon Jerez

Application & Gaming

Designing and Developing Cross Platform Mobile Apps

In the workshop the participants will learn how to design and develop a cross-platform mobile app, web applications and analyzing user experience.

  • Participants will ask to design a game, emphasizing the basic tools of game, design,  paper and digital prototyping, design iteration, and user testing.
  • Learning how design of apps can provide new opportunities to increase productivity, boost profits and optimize cost-efficiency
  • To understand how games as a structured way of playing, can serve for many purposes: enjoyment, education, business, etc. That is way this special version of an app will be covered, with its key components: goals, rules, challenge and interaction

About the Expert

  • General Manager at Deusto eCampus , the online University of Deusto
  • Holds a PhD in Computer Science and Telecommunications

 

Target Audience

Anyone interested in the digital economy through the design and development of games and mobile applications. Executives and policy-makers, young entrepreneurs, small businesses.

Language

English

Time

Khobar, Gallery Azman:
11th April 2016 | 03 00 PM to 09 00 PM
12th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM

Riyadh, Saudi Business Incubator Network:
7th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM
8th April 2016 | 01 00 PM to 07 00 PM

Jeddah, Kayan Space:
9th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM
10th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM

Workshop Duration

12 hours, 2 days continues workshop

Fees

Early Bird: 1200 SAR
Student: 1000 SAR
Standard: 2000 SAR
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Anita Schjøll Brede

Application & Gaming

Entrepreneurship and Business Design

In 15 years, the world will look nothing like we think it will. These changes bring about immense opportunities, for those who embrace them. Whether it is autonomous cars, 3D printing, robots, genomics, solar or biotech – each revolution is totally changing the world we live in. The workshop objectives  are:

  • Learning the basics of how to design a business around your idea.
  • Equip you with the basic knowledge of what you need to consider when starting a project
  • Theories behind the subject
  • Participants will be working in group to design a project

About the Expert

  • Founded 3 startups including developing a SaaS e-learning tool in Silicon Valley
  • Hold a Diploma in MSc in Entrepreneurship and Business Design, Chalmers University of Technology. Attended Graduate studies program from Berkeley, Stanford and the prestigious Singularity University in USA

Target Audience

Entrepreneurs with interest in tech and business on scaling up their business, start ups

Language

English

Time

Khobar, Gallery Azman:
9th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM
10th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM

Riyadh, Saudi Business Incubator Network:
11th April 2016 | 03 00 PM to 09 00 PM
12th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM

Jeddah, Kayan Space:
7th April 2016 | 10 00 AM to 05 00 PM
8th April 2016 | 01 00 PM to 07 00 PM

Workshop Duration

1 Day

Fees

Early Bird: 1200 SAR
Student: 1000 SAR
Standard: 2000 SAR
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