Whether it is meta-data or data-based research projects, videogames and videogame culture confront us with many challenges in fields like videogame data management, metadata, authority files and data-driven videogame research. The International Videogame Data Network aims to discuss these challenges – bringing together experts from various places and disciplines to think about ways to overcome them collaboratively.

Chairpersons: Peter Chan (Stanford University Libraries), Koichi Hosoi (Ritsumeikan University), Martin Roth (Ritsumeikan University)