Animation Unlimited
The 20th Society for Animation Studies Annual Conference
Arts Institute at Bournemouth, UK
17-20 July 2008


The Society for Animation Studies will hold its 20th annual conference at the Arts Institute at Bournemouth, 17-20 July 2008. Proposals are invited for individual papers and themed panels on topics related to the diverse field of Animation. Possible themes and topics might include, but are not limited to:

29-30 November 2007
Aalborg University Esbjerg, Denmark

LEDA 2007 have confirmed four keynote speakers for their November conference along with their second call for papers.

The conference will focus on user’s interactive, play and learning experiences in relation to toys and games discussing concepts and characteristics of aesthetics and design in relation to the ludic engagement.

14th September 2007
Brunel University, Uxbridge, London

The first Brunel Digital Games Postgraduate Conference is being held in September this year with postgraduates from all fields and all locations being encouraged to take part in what is already proving a diverse and interesting panel of events.

Four guest speakers have been confirmed including:

3rd-7th July 2008
University of the West Indies
Kingston, Jamaica

Proposals are invited for PAPERS at the 7th International Crossroads in Cultural Studies Conference "Of Sacred Crossroads", scheduled for July 3 to 7, 2008 in the Caribbean (University of the West Indies Kingston, Jamaica).

God games are digital simulation games that cast the player in the position of an entity with divine or supernatural powers and place them in charge of a game setting containing autonomous mortals to be guarded and influenced.

EUROSIS logo20th- 22nd, November 2007
University of Bologna
Bologna, Italy

Organized by

Supported by
Ghent University, Larian Studios, The Moves Institute, Binary
Illusions, ISA, ModelBenders LLC, Liverpool John Moores University and TU Delft

5th-7th September, Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas

The call for submissions to present lectures, roundtables and panel sessions at the 2007 Austin Game Developers Conference is open now until Mindnight on Monday, April 30. The Austin Game Conference will feature four tracks: Game Audio, Writing for Games, and Online Games-including casual games, MMOs, and virtual worlds-and the all-new People's Choice, subdivided into four sub tracks:

Develop Conference logoEurope’s leading event for the game development community, the Develop Conference & Expo launched last summer to wide acclaim, attracting around 1,100 attendees from 22 territories. It returns this year with a line up of world-class speakers, new conference tracks, themes, sessions, workshops and master classes, giving delegates the chance to be at the very forefront of the industry as it evolves.

24th-26th September 2007
Hotel Mercure, Sophia Antipolis, France

The aim of “Learning with Games? is to promote excellence in the research, production and deployment of Serious Games to support the learning of individuals within the academic, industrial and business environments. The conference covers a wide range of topics, categorized into game development, game design, content creation, mobile games, production, business, user studies, and deployment.

September 15-17, 2007
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, P. R. China

Call for Papers
We invite you to submit your work to the prestigious 6th International Conference on Entertainment Computing (ICEC 2007). Entertainment is taking a very important role in our life by refreshing our mind and activating our creativity. With the development of graphics hardware and software, interactive tools, media technologies, new types of entertainment have emerged, such as network games, video-based games and mobile games.

10-11th September 2007
Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom.

The Third International Conference on Games Research and Development 2007 (CyberGames 2007) will be held during 10-11 September 2007 at the Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom.

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: To explore the latest developments in the game and interactive entertainment industry.