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Hartmut Koenitz (DE)

Prof. Dr. Hartmut Koenitz is professor for Interactive Narrative Design at HKU University of the Arts Utrecht. The focus of his research is Interactive Digital Narrative in Video Games and other emerging digital formats. He is also an artist and sometimes even a car mechanic. His areas of interest center around new expressive forms using digital technology. This includes narrative in video games as well as interactive art pieces and installations.

He was previously at the Department of Telecommunications/Entertainment Media Studies at the University of Georgia and at Georgia Tech’s LCC department, where he founded and led a research group and developed ASAPS, an open and expandable system for Interactive Digital Narrative.