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.

Festival Highlights

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.

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

Submit to #G4C18 Marketplace

We are seeking submissions for the 15th annual Games for Change Marketplace. The G4C Marketplace is a curated B2B expo that invites companies, game studios, and organizations to demo new games, technologies, and platforms to over 1100 high-profile attendees. Last year’s participants included Schell Games, Filament Games, E-line Media, Classcraft, Minecraft.EDU (Microsoft), and many others. To showcase your social impact games and/or XR experiences please contact Asif Khan, Senior Director, Partnerships & Programs on asif.khan@gamesforchange.org

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