NASAGA 2016 Update

At the NASAGA 2016 conference you get to select from 18 different hands-on, ready-to-apply concurrent sessions and attend six of them. In addition, here’s a treasure chest of special sessions


Preconference Certificate Program.

Wednesday October 26, 2016 (9:00AM to 3:00PM)

Join Thiagi, Brian Remer, Raja, and other colleagues for the certificate program. (Lunch from 12:00 – 1:30 on your own)

Postconference half-day workshop

Saturday, October 29, 2016 (2:00PM to 5:00 PM)

For those of you who have not had your fill, Gregg Koeser and Matthew Richter join Thiagi and his colleagues in this post-conference half day workshop on designing and facilitating card games.

Special Sessions

Newcomer Orientation

Wednesday October 26, 2016 (3:30PM to 5:00PM)

NASAGA is a unique conference, and our newcomer orientation is no exception!

Welcome Reception

Wednesday October 26, 2016 (5:00PM to 6:00PM)

Before heading back out to experience the Bloomington nightlife, your hosts would like to officially welcome everyone with some light finger food and fun.

NASAGA Games Nights

Wednesday October 26, 2016 (8:00PM onwards) and Thursday, October 27, 2016 (7:30PM – onward)

Games night is an unstructured evening you don’t want to miss. Often this is when NASAGANs share and test game prototypes, casually talk about their ideas, and bring and play favorite games.

Expo and Poster Reception

Thursday, October 27, 2016 (5:30PM to 7:30PM)

Heavy appetizers, poster presenters, sponsors, and presenters will converge in one room for an interactive experience. Come ready to play and learn.

Awards Banquet and Auction

Friday, October 28, 2016 (6:30PM to 10:00PM)

Dress up, mingle, and bid during the silent auction. Sit and dine during the NASAGA annual review and awards ceremony. Bid recklessly in the live auction. (It’s all for a good cause!) Enjoy music, dancing, conversation, and game play.

Board Meeting

Saturday, October 29, 2016 (12:00 PM to 2:00 PM)


Kat Koppett

Thursday, October 27, 2016. (8:30AM to 10:00AM)

Bernie DeKoven

Friday, October 28, (2016 8:30AM to 10:00AM)

99 Seconds

Saturday, October 29, 2016 (8:30 AM to 10:00 AM)

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