Guest lecture:
Hartmut Koenitz

On Wednesday, November 7, the Cologne Game Lab welcomes Prof. Dr. Hartmut Koenitz from the HKU University of the Arts Utrecht, who will give his talk entitled “Enabling Discourse in the 21st Century: Narrative Representations of Complexity.

Prof. Dr. Hartmut Koenitz is professor for Interactive Narrative Design at HKU University of the Arts Utrecht. The focus of his research is Interactive Digital Narrative in Video Games and other emerging digital formats. He is also an artist and sometimes even a car mechanic. His areas of interest center around new expressive forms using digital technology. This includes narrative in video games as well as interactive art pieces and installations.

He was previsously at the Department of Telecomunications/Entertainment Media Studies at the University of Georgia and at Georgia Tech’s LCC department, where he founded and led a research group and developed ASAPS, an open and expandable system for Interactive Digital Narrative.

For more information check his personal website and the web presence of the university of Utrecht.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 | 5.30 pm – 7.00 pm | Auditorium