ISIS (the Federal and State Gov-backed 'Interactive Skills Integration Scheme') is currently looking for teams and individuals with games / interactive media skills to work with experts from 'non-games' industry sectors to explore opportunities for innovation creation.
Pilot 'integrations' will be undertaken in Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland between October 2011 and March 2012. Each integration will follow the ISIS Toolkit Framework and be assisted by a designated ISIS Mentor. The ISIS Team are currently seeking Expressions of Interest from both 'Pilot Businesses' (organisations from non-games industry sectors) and 'Interactive Media Teams' (games dev / interactive media professionals). For more information, the 'ISIS Expressions of Interest' document can be downloaded from the home page of http://www.isisinteractive.net.au/
Interactive Media Teams applying for consideration to be involved with ISIS should consist of a producer, programmer and designer. (Extra bonus points if you've worked together before).
Applications are due COB Friday September 2nd.
For Selection Criteria / Applications Forms or to ask any questions at all, please contact ISIS Project Director, Justin Brow on 0413 411 744 or email@example.com.
These ISIS Pilot Integrations present an ideal professional development opportunity for practitioners within Australia's Game Dev industry to work with leading business minds to develop skills and knowledge within the 'serious games' / 'gamification' space.
All enquiries welcome.