DML Conference 2011: Designing Learning Futures (Katie Salen, Conference Chair)
Communication and media expert Howard Rheingold interviews Katie Salen about the themes and aspirations of the 2011 Digital Media and Learning Conference in Long Beach, CA, Mar. 3-5, 2011. Salen, a game designer, is professor of Design and Technology, and Director of the Center for Transformative Media at Parsons the New School for Design, and Executive Director of a non-profit called the Institute of Play that is focused on games and learning, as well as the founder and Executive Director of Design of Quest to Learn, a new 6-12th grade public school in New York City. She is this year's conference chair.