On Thursday 18 October, an information and networking session will be organised about the Executive Master in Media Innovation.
FRU (Through Games) won three prizes, while student team Tempest won two prizes with Heroes & Heretics.
In September 2016, several IGAD lecturers and students joined the Dutch game delegation to Tokyo Game Show 2016.
Oscar Bastiaens was invited to host an Immovator session and talk with Seth Shapiro, a leader in business innovation and digital media.
Oliver Engels, current Master in Game Technology student, and Robbie Grigg presented their work, titled “Beyond Version Control – Inspirations for New Game Development Pipelines and Future Game Engines”, in Lisbon, Portugal on Tuesday 13 September.
Several games made by NHTV students, staff or alumni have been nominated for the Dutch Game Awards 2016. The winners will be announced on 27 September.
On 12 July 2016, NHTV and BNN-VARA joined Hilversum Media Campus (HMC) as strategic partners. Together they are strongly committed to lifelong learning in the media sector.
From 22 June to 24 June 2016, the TVX ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television and Online Video took place in Chicago. It was organised by industry leaders such as Google, Samsung and the BBC. The Academy for Digital Entertainment was there to present a paper.
In Dutch radio programme ‘Hey JP!’, Oscar Bastiaens was the ‘night professor’. He talked about augmented reality: what is it, what are the possibilities?
During the Showcase Day of the International Game Architecture and Design programme, more than 50 projects were on display. They ranged from animated shorts, VR experiences, board games, and oil paintings to, of course, all kinds of video games.