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2010-04-06 07:00:00

ACADEMY OF INTERACTIVE ARTS AND SCIENCES SEEDS SPEAKERS CALABASAS, Calif., April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences® (AIAS) announced the final game track for FMX 2010, to be held in Stuttgart, Germany May 4-7. FMX is the primary European event for leading international experts in the creation, production, and distribution of digital entertainment and interactive visualization. In addition to the conference, there is a trade show...

2010-01-26 11:34:00

CALABASAS, Calif., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences® (AIAS) today announced the remaining speakers for the 2010 D.I.C.E. (Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain) Summit®. The event will be held at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas, February 17-19, 2010, and features a line-up of industry leaders, decision makers and visionaries from the disciplines that are shaping the future of interactive entertainment....

2009-03-31 07:00:00

Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Seeking Next-Generation of Video Gaming Geniuses CALABASAS, Calif., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the call for submissions for the 2009 Dr. Randy Pausch Scholarship Fund, established to support students in pursuit of careers in game design, development and production. The AIAS will award four $2,500 scholarships to students attending accredited universities. The scholarship fund honors...

2009-02-20 01:37:00

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Inducts Bruce Shelley Into The Hall of Fame LAS VEGAS, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- And the big winner is...LittleBigPlanet (Sony Computer Entertainment America), collecting on an impressive 8 awards at the 12th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards(R) last night. The award ceremony was hosted by comedian and avid gamer Jay Mohr at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas. LittleBigPlanet is a platform adventure with a vibrant social community...

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