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Thursday, July 9 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Breakfast and Keynote

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Mother, Woman, Girl: A Lifetime in Games
Brenda Romero

The last year brings into sharp focus and long perspective what it means to be a gamer, a game developer, a person, a woman, a mother in games. From creating games for one's own demographic to campaigning for diversity to sitting in regretful silence, it’s been a period of intense reflection, not just for women but for all of us, we who make and play games. What have we learned and where did we learn it from? In this (actually quite positive) talk, Brenda Romero resists a “lean in” and instead stands fast to talk about what it means to be a girl, woman and mother in games.

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Brenda Romero

Brenda Romero is an award-winning game designer, Fulbright scholar, entrepreneur, artist, writer and creative director who entered the video game industry in 1981. Brenda has worked with a variety of digital game companies as a game designer, creative director or consultant, including Atari, Sir-tech Software, Electronic Arts and numerous companies in the social and mobile space. She is presently the Program Director of UC Santa Cruz’s... Read More →


Thursday July 9, 2015 9:00am - 10:00am
Great Hall

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