All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘gaming’

Wargaming Community of Interest: 28 Feb 2017 Webinar slides

‘Scenario Development is the artistic and quasi-scientific process of producing succinct and persuasive stories about trends in an unreal state of future conflict to enable analysis’ — Alec Barker from “Fight the Scenario”, CASL Lectures on Strategic Gaming. Join us for our continuing discussion of scenarios tomorrow TUESAY 28 February 0830-1000 Pacific at the next MORS Wargame CoP Brown Bag …

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Verigames lets gamers carry some of the load of software security

by Kevin McCaney, Defense Systems, May 28, 2015 “It turns out you actually can improve the security of software by making a game of it. In December 2013, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency launched a Web portal called Verigames that offered five free online games with titles like “Ghost Map,” “Flow Jam,” and “Xylem.” The idea was to have …

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Navy invites wargamers to help put its big data in play

by Kevin McCaney, Defense Systems, March 30, 2015 Full article available at: http://defensesystems.com/articles/2015/03/30/navy-wargamers-big-data-dilemma.aspx?s=ds_010415 “The Navy has more data than it knows what to do with—or more specifically, it has an idea what it would like to do with it, but it doesn’t quite know how. So the service is inviting virtual wargamers to help it solve the problem. The Navy …

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Enterprise Gamification

Enterprise Gamification In this hour-long lecture, gamification guru, speaker and author Mario Herger offers his analysis of the art and science of engagement. Gamification is a method of enhancing experiences with game-thinking in order to engage a user with an activity. Go to https://www.chds.us/m/media/player?id=3278 for the video.

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20th International Computer Games Conference: Papers due May 4, 2015

The 20th International Computer Games Conference (see 2015 Computer Games Conference) AI, Animation, Interactive Multimedia, Virtual Worlds and Serious Games 28th – 29th July 2015 Galt House Hotel, Louisville, Kentucky, USA Venue: Galt House Hotel, Louisville, Kentucky, USA. Venue Web Site: http://www.galthouse.com CGAMES 2015 conference will be in a Technical Co-Sponsorship with IEEE Society and the IEEE Computer Society Technical …

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2015 Serious Play Conference, July 21-23, 2015

Serious Play Conference Entertainment Technology Center Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA July 21-23, 2015 See: http://www.seriousplayconference.com The Serious Play Conference is produced by the Serious Games Association, an international organization for anyone engaged in serious games. In addition to producing our annual Serious Play Conference, the SGA offers a Serious Games Directory; a webinar series featuring industry experts; and Serious …

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DARPA’s online games crowdsource software security

By Kevin McCaney, Dec 04, 2013 Flaws in commercial software can cause serious problems if cyberattackers take advantage of them with their increasingly sophisticated bag of tricks. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency wants to see if it can speed up discovery of those flaws by making a game of it. Several games, in fact. … For more, see http://defensesystems.com/articles/2013/12/04/darpa-verigames-online-verification.aspx?s=ds_091213

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