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Sunday, November 13 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Innovating Empathy in Video Games

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The prevalence of empathy in games has come to evolve our medium. Looking at empathy in games as a vehicle for storytelling, design, and even as it's own mechanic. Join our discussion on the innovations of empathy in video games.

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Michelle Ehrhardt

Game Critic/journalist, Freelance
Michelle Ehrhardt is a transgender videogame critic and journalist living in New York. She started out with an internship for Out Magazine, before moving on to intern for independent game magazine Kill Screen. It wasn't long before she became a staff writer for Kill Screen and proceeded... Read More →
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Jenny Jiao Hsia

cuteness consultant, hexecutable
Jenny Jiao Hsia is a 21 year-old Chinese-American game developer, born and raised in New York City. She is currently finishing up her BFA in game design at the NYU Game Center and has been making games for two long years. Her capstone project is called Consume Me and it is a personal... Read More →
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Catt Small

Product Designer, Etsy
Catt is a product designer, game maker, and developer. She is currently making awesome things at Etsy. With a design career spanning over ten years, she has done design work for companies of all sizes including SoundCloud, Bedrocket, and Nasdaq. She started coding around the age... Read More →

Sunday November 13, 2016 3:30pm - 4:30pm EST
Panels B 6501A Conference Central Park East - 11 Times Square, New York, NY 10036