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|Session Name:||How Your Game Can Change the World|
|Company Name(s):||Game It Forward|
|Track / Format:||Future of Gaming|
|Overview:||Your game has the power to change the world. This lecture looks at games that are making a positive social impact, and explores how we might make such an impact with the games we're creating. It examines games that are currently impacting communities, science, medicine and fundraising to find tools that we can use in more mainstream games. By demonstrating the effect that popular media has on shaping the way societies think and act, this lecture strives to ignite a passion in all creators to make a difference with their games.|