GAMEON'2014, September 9-11, 2014, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, United Kingdom, Conference Committee

Conference Committee

General Conference Chair

Patrick Dickinson (School of Computer Science), University of Lincoln, Lincoln, UK

Local Programme Committee

Andrew Elliott (school of Media Studies), University of Lincoln, Lincoln, UK
John Murray (School of Computer Science), University of Lincoln, Lincoln, UK
Greg Cielniak (School of Computer Science), University of Lincoln, Lincoln, UK
Olivier Szymanezyk (School of Computer Science), University of Lincoln, Lincoln, UK

International Programme Committee

Game Development Methodology

Oscar Mealha, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Esteban Clua, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brasil

Physics and Simulation

Graphics Simulation and Techniques
Ian Marshall, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
Marco Roccetti, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

Facial, Avatar, NPC, 3D in Game Animation
Yoshihiro Okada, Kyushu University, Kasuga, Fukuoka, Japan
Marcos Rodrigues, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, United Kingdom
Joao Manuel Tavares, FEUP, Porto, Portugal

Rendering Techniques
Joern Loviscach, Hochschule Bremen, Bremen, Germany

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence and Simulation Tools for Game Design
Stephane Assadourian, UBISOFT, Montreal, Canada
Flavio Soares Correa da Silva, USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Patrick Dickinson, Lincoln University, Lincoln, United Kingdom
Antonio J. Fernandez, Universidad de Malaga, Malaga, Spain
Marc-Philippe Huget, University of Savoie, Le-Bourget-du-Lac, France
Joseph Kehoe, Institute of Technology Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
David Moffat, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Sam Redfern, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Miguel Tsai, Ling Tung University, Taichung, Taiwan

Learning & Adaptation
Christian Bauckage, University of Bonn, Sankt Augustin, Germany
Christos Bouras, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
Adriano Joaquim de Oliveira Cruz, Univ. Federal de Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Andrzej Dzielinski, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland
Maja Pivec, FH JOANNEUM, University of Applied Sciences, Graz, Austria

Intelligent/Knowledgeable Agents
Nick Hawes, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Wenji Mao, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China P.R.
Marco Remondino, University of Turin, Turin, Italy

Collaboration & Multi-agent Systems
Victor Bassilious, University of Abertay, Dundee, United Kingdom
Sophie Chabridon, Groupe des Ecoles de Telecommunications, Paris, France

Opponent Modelling
Pieter Spronck, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Ingo Steinhauser, Binary Illusions, Braunschweig, Germany


Voice Interaction


Psychology, Affective Computing and Emotional Gaming

Myriam Abramson, US Naval Research Laboratory, USA
Eva Hudlicka, Psychometrix Associates, Blacksburg, USA

Artistic input to game and character design

Anton Eliens, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Richard Wages, Nomads Lab, Koln, Germany

Storytelling and Natural Language Processing

Jenny Brusk, University of Skövde, Skövde, Sweden
Ruck Thawonmas, Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu, Shiga, Japan
Clark Verbrugge, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Modelling of Virtual Worlds


Online Gaming and Security Issues in Online Gaming

Marco Furini, University of Modena and Reggio Emiliano, Modena, Italy
Pal Halvorsen, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Fredrick Japhet Mtenzi, School of Computing, Dublin, Ireland
Andreas Petlund, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Jouni Smed, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
Knut-Helge Vik, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway


Michael J. Katchabaw, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
Alice Leung, BBN Technologies, Cambridge, USA
Shea Street, Tantrum Games
Mike Zyda, USC Viterbi School of Engineering, Marina del Rey, USA

Serious Gaming

Games Analysis

Wargaming Aerospace Simulations, Board Games etc....
Roberto Beauclair, Institute for Pure and Applied Maths., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Joseph M. Saur, Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, USA
Jaap van den Herik, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands

Games for training
Michael J. Katchabaw, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada

Games Applications in Education, Government, Health, Corporate, First Responders and Science
Russell Shilling, Office of Naval Research, Arlington VA, USA

Games Interfaces - Playing outside the Box

Games Console Design
Chris Joslin, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

Mobile Gaming

Perceptual User Interfaces for Games