Gaming and Animation

Date:
Wednesday 12 February 2014

Time:
7.00 pm - 8.00pm. Refreshments from 7.00pm, 7.30pm talk.

Venue:
Room 1.11, Merchant Venturer's Building, University of Bristol

Speaker:
Ian Hughes, Chair of the Animation and Games Development Specialist Group

Cost:
Free of charge, for both BCS and Non-BCS members.

Joint event BCS Bristol Branch and BCS Animation & Games Development Specialist Group

Synopsis:

Guitars and games changing peoples lives with martial arts, and possibly some holodeck speculation.

About Speaker:

Ian Hughes a.k.a epredator when online, is a Metaverse Evangelist and founder of Feeding Edge Ltd - Taking a bite out of technology so you don't have to. http://www.feedingedge.co.uk/

His current projects are virtual environments to help rehearse hospital related incidents for Imperial College London.

He presented an emerging technology slot on the UK ITV kids show The Cool Stuff Collective as resident super geek, which has ran for 3 series series. http://www.feedingedge.co.uk/blog/tv-showreel/. On the show he brought many types of technology aimed as gaining the interest of kids and adults alike in science and technology. From open source physical computing to 3d printing, augmented reality to graphene.

Ian is the Chair of the BCS Animation and Games industry Group. If you discover anything else about Ian feel free to update http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ian_Hughes_(epredator)

http://www.twitter.com/epredator

epredator@feedingedge.co.uk