Universidade Federal Fluminense
Professor at Universidade Federal Fluminense and coordinator of UFF Medialab, Young Scientist of the State of Rio in 2009 and 2013. His main research areas are Digital Games, Virtual Reality and GPUs. He is one of the founders of SBGames (Brazilian Symposium of Games and Digital Entertainment) and was the president of Game Committee of the Brazilian Computer Society from 2010 through 2014. Today he is the commission member for Brazil at the Technical Committee of Entertainment at the International Federation of Information Processing (IFIP) and honorable member of the board council of ABRAGAMES (Brazilian Association for Game Development). In 2015 he was nominated as NVidia Fellow. In 2007 he received the prize from ABRAGAMES as the main contributor from the academia for the development of the game industry at Brazil. Esteban is member of the program committee of most digital entertainment conferences. He is today the coordinator of the NVIDIA Center of Excellence, at UFF.
The panel will discuss games and projects that aim to include people with various disabilities within the games, both analog and digital.