Serious Games Prize (SeGaP) 2019
Serious games are a key part of the digital gaming industry and consider as an effective tool for Education, advertising, treatment, and so on. Although designing serious games require some practical and coding, it does need specific knowledge about the field of aim. For developing, games in the fields of serious game need more investigation and lots of steps should take.
Serious Games Prize (SeGaP) is held annually by the Iran Computer Games Foundation and every year it attracts sponsorships around the world.
This year the third Serious Games Prize (SeGaP) 2019 is held in three sections which includes: Serious Game Festival 2019, Serious Games Symposium 2019, Serious Games Hackathon and the aim of it is to establish scientific and industrial structures in the field of serious games in order to strengthen marketing industries of serious games and Academic Research.
November 21, 2019: Deadline for full paper submission in Serious Games Symposium 2019
December 6, 2019: Deadline for sending the developed games for Serious Games Festival 2019
December 6, 2019: Deadline for individual and team registration in Serious Games Hackathon.
December 13, 2019: Introduction of selected individuals or teams for participating in Serious Games Hackathon.
December 13, 2019: Introducing the finalists of the hackathon
December 18 and 20, 2019: Serious Games Hackathon
December 21, 2019: Serious Games Symposium 2019
December 26, 2019: The final round of the SeGaP2018 main section
Digital Games Research Center (DIREC) is the secretariat of SeGaP. For any further question, use one of the followings:
Address: Floor 4, No 32, Golzar St, Zirak Zadeh St, Varavini St, Soleyman Khater St, Mottahari St, Tehran, Iran
Tel: +98(21) 88310370 (414)
Serious Game Festival 2019
As same as 2 years ago, Secretariat of Serious Game Festival 2019 accepted games which developed in the areas of the serious game. Individuals or team that developed games in the introduced sections should submit it by Friday, December 15, 1398.
Submitted games will be judged in three stages of production, commercial arbitration, and scientific arbitration and finally the best team or individual will present their achievements.
In addition, if a game that has participated in previous festivals has prepared a new version of the game, can take part in the "Best Update" section and win the prize of this section.
Secretariat of Serious Game Festival 2019 allocated 60 million Tomans cash prize for the selected games, and non-cash awards include investigation opportunities and links.
Serious Games Hackathon
Serious Games Hackathon is a three-day gaming event held in Tehran with an upcoming tourism theme. Teams or individuals can register for the event by Friday, December 15, 2019. In addition to technical mentors in the field of game design, there will be professional tourism mentors. Design games just developed up to the demo, experience, and initial idea. Secretariat of Serious Game Festival 2019 allocated 25 million Tomans cash prize which will be awarded to the first to third, and non-cash awards include investigation opportunities and links.
Serious Games Symposium 2019
To focus more precisely on the serious games, IRCG scientific committee decided to hold the 3rd Digital Games Research Conference on the field of serious games, with the new title "Serious Games Symposium 2019".
paper should cover topics which are related to the field of serious games and all the documents will be accepted in English. the Deadline for full paper submission is November 21, 2019.
For Submitting your work to the Festival:
For individual or group registration:
For submitting articles to the symposium: