Welcome to the Game Innovation Lab at the NYU School of Engineering, where we’ve been encouraging creativity and teamwork, and building innovative and playful experiences for our students, faculty, and visitors since 2011.


‘OpenAI’s GPT-3 has Powerful Implications for the Education Sector’

Education Technology, October 9, 2020 Julian Togelius (computer science and engineering) is quoted in this piece. Read More…

Julian Togelius honored with IEEE Early Career Award

From NYU Tandon School of Engineering Julian Togelius, associate professor of computer science and engineering and Director of the Game Innovation Lab at NYU Tandon, has been selected to receive the 2020  IEEE Computational Intelligence… Read More…

Generating fake fingerprints to unlock smartphones

Our Phd candidate Philip Bontrager won best paper at BTAS, the IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications, and Systems.  Written together with GIL Director Julian Togelius, Aditi Roy, Nasir Memon and Arun Ross, the paper… Read More…


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