Celebrating 15 Years!
From June 28 - 30 2018, Games for Change will celebrate the 15th annual G4C Festival. Join us as we highlight the groundbreaking work that has been done in the G4C community in the last decade and a half, and discover what the games for good sector will look like in the next 15 years. With over 1000+ attendees, the G4C Festival has been dubbed by the media as the “Sundance of Video Games”. Featured Festival speakers have included U.S Vice President Al Gore, Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, Valve co-founder Gabe Newell, game designer Jane McGonigal, Atari founder Nolan Bushnell and creator of Civilization, Sid Meier along with participation from leading tech companies such as Oculus, Google, Microsoft, Intel, IBM and Magic Leap.
Explore the positive power of digital games and virtual technologies in three days of keynotes, panels, and workshops.
Discover groundbreaking new games across three tracks of programming
The G4C Festival offers three expertly curated tracks of panels, talks and workshops around emerging sectors in the impact games field.
Neurogaming & Health
Exploring how games can improve health, fitness, cognitive skills, and mindfulness through interactive experiences and new technologies.
Civic & Social Issues
Highlighting games that help players engage with contemporary issues on matters of social justice, human development, environment and responsible citizenship.
Games for Learning Summit
Sharing new projects and research that evidence the power of game-based learning to transform education in and out of school.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND:
XR for Change Summit
On June 30, join us to explore how VR/AR/MR technologies are offering radical new ways to create social impact
Talk Ideas and Proposals (Deadline: February 14)
We invite you to submit ideas for talks, panels, demos, and workshops for the 2018 Festival. Session topics should fall within the three tracks of Festival programming or the XR for Change Summit.
Games for Change Awards (Deadline: February 14)
Each year, we celebrate the year’s best impact games with the G4C Awards. If you have launched or will launch a game between January 1, 2017, and March 31, 2018, we encourage you to apply! Categories include: Most Significant Impact, Most Innovative, Best Game Play, Best Learning Game, and Game of the Year.
Sign up for our NewsletterGet the latest Festival updates
Connect With Usfesitval@gamesforchange.org
Partner With Us
or call us at 212-242-4922.