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Jane McGonigal to Speak on Video Games

Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011

"Play When Reality is Broken: Video Games and the Recovery of the Future," will be the topic for renowned game designer Jane McGonigal at a talk Jan. 24, 7 p.m. at Santa Clara University. 

McGonigal has received the following honors:

“Top 100 Creative People in Business” Fast Company (2009)

“20 Most Inspiring Women in the World” Oprah Winfrey for O Magazine (2010)

Top Ten Innovators to Watch” Business Week (2009)

“The Most Important 50 Game Developers” Game Developer Magazine (2010)

“20 Most Important Women in Videogaming” Gamasutra (2010)

“Top 35 innovators changing the world through technology” MIT Technology Review (2006)

“Top 20 Breakthrough Ideas of the Year” Harvard Business Review 

The talk is free and open to the public.