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Pokemon Day with CALIT2

Title: Pokemon Day with CALIT2
Event Date: 2/27/2020 - 2/27/2020
Event Time: 1 p.m.
Event End: 4 p.m.
Location:

UCI CALIT Building Auditorium

Description:

February 27, 2020 is Pokemon Day and CALIT2 has partnered with Aging 2.0 OC to celebrate the day with a panel and Pokemon Go activities. Together as a community, we are going to discuss the significance of multigenerational gaming and how we can use Pokemon Go as a generational bridge and for health benefits and technology adoption. Come join us!

Event is free.
Registration required and deadline to register is February 20, 2020.
 
TENTATIVE AGENDA

12:30 p.m. REGISTRATION
 
1 p.m. WELCOME TO UCI and CALIT2
Professor G.P. Li

1:15 p.m. KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Liz George, Niantic, Inc.

1:45 p.m.  MODERATED PANEL ON MULTIGENERATIONAL GAME PLAY
Panelists:
Liz George, global community manager for Pokemon Go, Niantic, Inc.
Constance Steinkuehler, professor of computer science, UCI eSports
Mimi Ito, professor of informatics, UCI Connected Learning
Allison Le, League of Legends team manager, UCI eSports

Moderator:
G.P. Li, director, CALIT2

3 p.m. WRAP UP

3:10 p.m. CELEBRATION CAKE

3:30 p.m. POKEMON ACTIVITIES: RAID, TRADE AND COLLABORATE
* while supplies last, get a free Pokemon sticker when you bring a reusable water bottle

Directions:

 Parking information: https://parking.uci.edu/permits/visitorpermits.cfm