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Institute Of Play Founder Will Keynote Serious Play Montreal

Université Du Québec À Montréal (UQAM) / University Of Quebec in Montreal 200 Sherbrooke West, Montreal, QC H2x 1x5, Canada
Katie Salen, Co-founder of both The Institute of Play and Connected Camps To Keynote Serious Play Conference at UQAM in Montreal July 10-12, 2019
LOS ANGELES – March 18, 2019 -- Katie Salen, Founder of both The Institute of Play and Connected Camps, an online learning platform powered by youth gaming experts, will keynote Serious Play Conference’s Montreal conference on game-based learning July 10-12, 2019.
Salen will discuss the role of Minecraft, a sandbox video game created by Swedish game developer Markus Peterson, reimagined by Microsoft for use in schools, today widely used to teach children computer coding as well as classroom subjects ranging from science to the arts. Salen will discuss the game’s role in "Raising a Generation of Good Gamers.”
The international conference, hosted by the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM), will fe…
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