1st World Conference for Fun 'n Games | June 26-28, 2006, Preston, England
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Thank You!!!

Well... the conference is finally over and the committee are finally beginning to relax!!!

We would like to thank everyone who attended the event for making it such a success. Many thanks to everyone who presented papers... I hope that you all found it worth while. Finally a special thank you to Andrew Monk for being the keynote speaker at this inaugrial event.

We would like this conference to run again in two years time and are now giving people/institutions the chance to put their names forward to host Fun 'n Games 2008. If you would be interested in doing so then please contact us to discuss this further.

Keynote Speaker - Andrew Monk

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Andrew Monk is Professor of Psychology at the University of York and a Fellow of the British Computer Society. He has published widely on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and electronic communication. His most recent research is concerned with the design of information and communication technology for use in the home. He has organised four one-day meetings "Computers and Fun" that attracted international audiences and was editor, with Robert Kraut, of a special issue of the International Journal of Human- Computer Studies "Home and recreational use of information and communications technology".


If you are interested in attending on of our workgroup then click here to visit our workgroup page.

The workshop on 'Designing and deploying games for learning' (http://www.fng2006.org/workshops.htm) in now accepting a limited number of applications from student / non expert participants. To apply, please email Yishay Mor, yishaym@gmail.com, with a short text explaining:

  • What is your background, and how does it reflect the workshop themes?
  • What do you expect to gain from this workshop?

In Association With...

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Important Info:

Conference Proceedings

If you attended the conference workshop and would like a copy of the proceedings then please email us to request one.


Fun 'n Games 2008

If you are interested in hosting Fun 'n Games 2008 then please email us to discuss this further.


Workgroup Information

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