Adam Clare is a professional game designer with a specialization in serious games. He is a professor at George Brown, where he teaches in the post-graduate game design program and in the advanced digital design program. Adam produced Rock Mars, Wero Creative’s flagship serious game which has been praised by teachers for its pedagogical approach. Currently he is working on Wero’s educational gaming portal, Kidoid. His work on games and education has been presented at educational conferences around the world.
He will be presenting on: Why Ubiquitous Visual Communication is Important and Why it is so Hard:
Visual communication likely predated written language and has always been of huge social importance. Yet apart from occasionally posting pictures or videos of your last party to a social media site, good visual communication requires considerable expertise and remains the job of experts. Why should only a select few have this ability? I will explore the impediments, challenges and future of computer aided visual communication.