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IFIP International Conference on Entertainment Computation & Joint Conference on Serious Games
IFIP INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENTERTAINMENT COMPUTATION & JOINT CONFERENCE ON SERIOUS GAMES
November 11-15, 2019
The IFIP International Conference on Entertainment Computation (IFIP-ICEC) & Joint Conference on Serious Games (JCSG) are the longest lasting and prime scientific conference series in the area of Entertainment Computing. It brings together practitioners, researchers, artists, designers, and indu...

Code Media 2019 Conference
CODE MEDIA 2019 CONFERENCE
November 18-19, 2019
Media and technology companies used to be in separate lanes. Not anymore: Apple and Amazon are now competing directly with Disney and Comcast; Facebook and Google dominate the ad business; and Spotify is both boosting and unnerving the big music labels. And all of this is getting reshuffled, seeming...

BUTV10

BUTV10 is Boston University’s student-operated media production and distribution service. Live-streamed and on-demand programming is available online at butv10.com and on the campus’ channel 10.Established in 1989 as BUTV and rebranded BUTV10 in 2005, the organization produces an array of news, information, sports, drama, comedy, and variety programming. Our content has received multiple Associated Press, NATAS, Telly, and Webby recognitions Open to any BU student, annual membership exceeds 250. BUTV10’s 14 productions and administrative departments are based at the College of Communication.

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EVENTS

IFIP International Conference on Entertainment Computation & Joint Conference on Serious Games
IFIP INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENTERTAINMENT COMPUTATION & JOINT CONFERENCE ON SERIOUS GAMES
November 11-15, 2019
The IFIP International Conference on Entertainment Computation (IFIP-ICEC) & Joint Conference on Serious Games (JCSG) are the longest lasting and prime scientific conference series in the area of Entertainment Computing. It brings together practitioners, researchers, artists, designers, and indu...

Code Media 2019 Conference
CODE MEDIA 2019 CONFERENCE
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