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An International Centre for Excellence in Serious Games Applied Research, Business Engagement and Study

Serious Games Institute is an operating division of Coventry University

About SGI Projects

The SGI Research Division has so far supported the main strands of applied research, consultancy and events, including Second Wednesday events (2008-present) and IEEE VS-Games international conference (2009-present), Europe’s first Masters Programme and Doctoral School in Serious Games.

The Institute has a very successful track record of securing funding as a partner in a wide portfolio of projects being funded through European Union, European Regional Development, Technology Strategy Board, Prime Ministers Initiative Fund, Higher Education Funding Council, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, Department for Transport and many others. The Research Division currently holds 23 projects, including 13 European Union funded projects, including the Scientific Coordination of European Commission Network of Excellence in Serious Games (GALA), European Commission FP7 STREP MASELTOV and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Centre (EPSRC) Energy and Digital Economy Programme: Transforming Energy Demand in Buildings through Digital Innovation (BuildTEDDI).

The group also have a significant publication record with over 100 peer reviewed technical reports, conference papers and journal articles. There are over 192 academic, industrial and governmental partners on the funded projects and a cluster of 31 companies.

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