International Conference on ‘Games and Gaming Across Cultures’

25 June 2022 

The international conference on ‘Games and Gaming Across Cultures’, hosted by the Jinghengyi School of Education and the CIPSH Chair Collaborative Office of Hangzhou Normal University, was held online on 25 June 2022. The conference was organised in collaboration with the Global Humanities Initiative of HSUHK, College of Media and International Culture of Zhejiang University, Introduction to Early Childhood Education of Renmin University of China, and the Asian New Humanities Net. Professor Simon S M Ho, President of HSUHK, gave an opening speech.

More than 20 scholars from all over the world presented on and explored ‘Games and Gaming Across Cultures’ from different perspectives, including economics, philosophy, history, media and cultural studies, and early childhood education. The conference successfully facilitated discussions that examined the gaming phenomenon and the developments that might shape future society.