ACES Malaysia team at EnCon 2020

ACES Malaysia team at EnCon 2020

The UNIMAS ACES team has taken part as co-organizer in EnCon 2020 for Special track 5: Social innovation in STEM+ Education. More than 100 education enthusiasts have registered for the online workshop that was conducted online through Webex and Zoom application. The...
CreativeCultures Gamification Seminar 2018

CreativeCultures Gamification Seminar 2018

Wednesday 12th December marked the Creative Cultures Gamification Seminar 2018, held in the MyCapsule Lab of Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS). The culmination of a series of trips by Disruptive Media Learning Lab (DMLL) staff to Malaysia, the...
Crowd4Roads at VSGames 2018

Crowd4Roads at VSGames 2018

There is a number of evidence that suggests that games and gamified applications can drive collective action in the real world. How individuals interact with problem-solving within a gamified environment that can solve problems in the real world is such a hybrid...
The team expands CreativeCulture in rural Borneo

The team expands CreativeCulture in rural Borneo

On 22nd May 2018, the Creative Culture team went to the rural village in Baram, Sarawak, called Long Lamai. The journey took us 5 hours to reach from Kuching International Airport to Long Lamai. We flew from Kuching to Miri airport, then Miri to Marudi. After that, we...
Beaconing: Mid Project Review

Beaconing: Mid Project Review

The Beaconing project has just completed its first review (the first 18-month Reporting period) with success. Thanks to the reviewers and the EU Project Officer, we passed with no corrections; all deliverables excepted. We are highly inspired by the feedback from the...
Remixing Play in Borneo with CreativeCulture

Remixing Play in Borneo with CreativeCulture

Since the launch of GameChangers in 2015, the initiative has produced two spin-out projects- Mobile GameChangers and CreativeCulture funded by HEFCE and Newton respectively. CreativeCulture was kicked off in February 2017, where the...
Beaconing Showcased at Else Conference 2017

Beaconing Showcased at Else Conference 2017

We managed to meet our milestone for the end of April and presented what we have developed so far at the ELSE Conference 2017 as one of the 1/2 day workshops. It was pretty intense with quite a variety of prototypes to show- from the integrated gamified lesson path...
Our Latest Initiative CreativeCulture Kicks off!

Our Latest Initiative CreativeCulture Kicks off!

DMLL has recently received funding from NEWTON UK-SEA (AHRC + MoHE) programme to expand the impact of the GameChangers initiative into South-East Asia. The project is called CreativeCulture, which stands for ‘Creative and participatory transcultural...
Beaconing, one year in.

Beaconing, one year in.

Yes this post is a bit late as it is actually a year, 1 month and 20 days old today! The project has since produced some early mock-ups that were demonstrated at the last GALA conference in Utrecht, and has also been shortlisted for the Best Education Project...