The Play Make Learn Conference promotes high-quality learning opportunities for educators, researchers, developers, designers, foundation leaders, policy makers, museum and library professionals, and school leaders who are dedicated to promoting making, gaming, and playful learning. We aim to engage our audience in cutting-edge learning science ideas and experiences; communicate state-of-the-art design, education, and research; demonstrate new and upcoming games and technology; and network to spark new projects in the following themes:

  • Playful learning
  • Games for learning and positive social impact
  • Making and makerspaces
  • STEAM education
  • Arts integration in formal and informal spaces
  • Research/practitioner partnership