This week is the annual Design, Innovate, Communicat, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hosted by the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences, the event brings together members of the interactive entertainment industry to recognize advancements in the field.

You can watch the presentations streamed by clicking here. The full schedule follows (all times Pacific).

Wednesday, February 5

  • 9:45 am - Opening Remarks, Martin Rae, President, AIAS
  • 10:00 am - The Human Brain is the Platform – Gaming in the New Golden Age, Hilmar Veigar Petursson, CEO, CCP Games
  • 10:30 am - Using the Ordinary to Create the Extraordinary, Rex Crowle, Creative Lead, Media Molecule
  • 10:50 am - Adventures on Foot: The World Through Ingress, John Hanke, Vice President, Niantic Labs, Google
  • 11:30 am - No Holding Back: A Look at Independent Game Development During Three Years of Vlambeer, Rami Ismail, Business and Development, Vlambeer
  • 11:50 am - Tipping Point, Trip Hawkins, Co-Founder and CEO, If You Can
  • 12:10 pm - Artificial Intelligence and Robotics: Changing Entertainment by Bridging the Digital and Physical Worlds, Boris Sofman, CEO and Co-Founder, Anki
  • 2:30 pm - Trust & Ballz: Walking the Creative Tightrope, Ted Price, President, Insomniac Games
  • 3:00 pm - Making Stuff, Ed Fries
  • 4:00 pm - The Economics of Collaboration, Dave Helgason, CEO, Unity
  • 4:20 pm - Strangers in a Strange Time: Gone Home's Place in the Changing Indie Landscape, Steve Gaynor, Founder, Fullbright Company

Thursday, February 6

  • 10:00 am - A Renaissance of Gaming or Just More of the Same?, Eugene Jarvis, CEO, Raw Thrills and Mark Cerny, President, Cerny Games
  • 10:45 am - Mighty No. 9: The potential of crowdfunding and new prospects for the gaming industry, Keiji Inafune, CEO and Concepter, comcept
  • 11:35 am - Music’s Riding Tides, Austin Wintory, Composer
  • 11:55 am - Staying Humble. Avoiding the Cultural Pitfalls of Traditional Entertainment, President, Kabam Game Studios
  • 2:00 pm - Virtual Reality: The Road Ahead, Palmer Luckey, Founder, Oculus VR and Brandon Iribe, President, Oculus VR
  • 3:00 pm - Disrupting Gaming, Gilman Louie, Partner, Alsop Louie Partners
  • 3:20 pm - Building a Spectator Sport for the Digital Age, Mike Sespo, Co-Founder and President, Major League Gaming
  • 3:40 pm - Announcement of Ingress Winners, John Hanke, Vice President, Niantic Labs, Google
  • 7:30 pm - D.I.C.E Awards