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UTS Games Dev Alumni Hangout

It is my absolute pleasure to invite you all to a one-of-a-kind event: the UTS GAME DEV ALUMNI HANGOUT. 

We will be transforming the collaborative workspace into a party games arcade! Including: Consoles | PCs | Card Games | Board Games.

The aims behind this event are to: Give an opportunity for games alumni to reconnect, Hear some of your feedback on how the Games Development degree helped your careers, Present the opportunity to form the UTS Professional Advisory Board for Games, with 1-2 representatives from each graduated year group, Share thoughts on a proposal that UTS offers a Master’s in Games Development, Have an epic afternoon of fun.

7 years and counting: T&L Collaboration between Music and Sound Design + Games Development

It was great to see so many talented students at the 2023 Sound Project showcase earlier this week. The audience was very impressed with the quality of the Games created by the final years students of the Games Development Degree in collaboration with the Music and Sound Design students. Congratulations to you all, you have certainly raised the bar. Huge thanks to all the facilitators from FASS and FEIT who made the 7th iteration of this collaboration an absolute success.

UTS Games Studio invited to participate at the 2023 JIS Summit: Serious Games for Health

Earlier this month, the UTS Games Studio was given the opportunity to participate at the JIS 2023 Summit hosted by the Hospital Italiano the Buenos Aires

As part of this invitation, Dr Jaime Garcia ran an online session where he talked about the most relevant work in the space of Serious Games for Health

This talk included the methods used in the process of creating serious games with health purposes and featured the following projects:

Echo Rush wins the Best Student Game Award at SXSW

EchoRush, a second-year student game from the Bachelor of Games Development at UTS, takes the first place at the SXSW Best Student Game competition.

SXSW Sydney is a week-long event where the tech and innovation, games, music and screen industries converge with culture for unexpected discoveries. It brings together inspired thinkers, creators and innovators from across the world for a series of conferences, festivals, an expo and parties.

This award celebrates the creativity, innovation, and dedication of the next generation of developers.