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Montgomery College Game & Web Day

Game Day - DDR

Periodically, Montgomery College organizes a Game & Web Day to introduce students to the world of gaming. With industry and academic speakers and demos and live action games by students, this has become a popular college event. Find out more about our life-size Angry Birds game (2011), our life-size Donkey Kong game (2008), our life-size Zelda game (2006) and our life-size Pac-Man game (2005).

Montgomery College Java Programming Competition: Usually in April. Contact Prof. Alla Webb for more details: alla.webb@montgomerycollege.edu
UB Events: Information Sessions (ongoing) - contact UB for more information
Global Game Jam: International game jam at multiple locations around the world, usually in January. Create a game in just one weekend! globalgamejam.com
MagFest: Music & Gaming Festival in Maryland. magfest.org
Montgomery College Rockville Science Day: Usually in April. Rockville Campus. rockvillescience.org
Digital Overload: Baltimore, MD. LAN party & gaming event. digital-overload.com
Imagine Cup Competition: Microsoft Competition for student work (games, software, photography, film, design, etc.) imaginecup.com
Game Developers Conference & Independent Games Festival igf.com. GDC scholarships & volunteer positions may be available.
East Coast Game Conference: ecgconf.com
E3: The Electronic Entertainment Expo e3expo.com
Siggraph: siggraph.org
Games for Health Conference: gamesforhealth.org
Serious Games Summit: seriousgamessummit.com
Games for Change Conference: NY gamesforchange.org
Games + Learning + Society conference: glsconference.org
Meaningful Play conference: meaningfulplay.msu.edu
I/ITSEC conference: iitsec.org
The Women's Game Conference: WomensGameConference.com
The Austin Game Conference: Austin, Texas GameConference.com
South by Southwest Interactive: sxsw.com
Pax East: east.paxsite.com
Child's Play Charity: childsplaycharity.org Donate $ for games for kids in hospitals.
More Events: igda.org/events/

What's New

NEW CLASSES:

- Mobile Game Programming: Create games on cellphones and other mobile devices with three new mobile programming classes! Contact Prof. Alla Webb.

- Exergaming & Health Games:
Take CMAP 190 and Health 100 together and learn about health applications of gaming technology! Contact Prof. Deborah Solomon.

- Unity 3D: learn Unity in CMAP 190 and CMAP 290! Download the software for free at Unity3D.com. Contact Prof. Deborah Solomon.

 
     
 
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