Speaker: Luca Botturi
April 15-18, 2009
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Speakers: Biography

Luca Botturi

instructional designer
Università della Svizzera italiana (USI)
Newmine Lab
Via Buffi 13
Lugano Ticino
6900 Switzerland

Luca Botturi holds a Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Instructional Design from the University of Lugano, Switzerland. He is currently instructional designer at the eLearning Lab, and researcher for the NewMinE Lab at the same institution. His research interests focus on creative instructional design, games and design languages. He is active as trainer, consultant and game designer, and has founded seed, a non profit organization promoting the development of a culture of educational technologies for international development and non profit education.

Luca will present City Treasure: Mobile Games for Learning Cultural Heritage. [Paper]