Team Transcendence - aMuse
Winner of the 2023 INA Award

Team Accessing Autism - Magical Girl Kato Presents: Conquering Middle School!
People's Choice Award

Highlights of INA 2023

INA 2023 Winning Projects


Team: Transcendence

Jianan Liang, Dora Zhang, Shiyue Peng, Yolanda Xing, Xichen Li

aMuse is a music-based journaling app that offers an innovative and enjoyable alternative to traditional journaling. It caters to music lovers and those seeking new creative outlets and empowers them to express and reflect on themselves through AI-assisted songwriting, sound collecting, remixing, and audio journaling. With aMuse, capture the rhythm of your life.

Magical Girl Kato presents: Conquering Middle School!

Team: Accessing Autism

Daniel Hiterer, Zhanlan Wei, Mara Danoff, Janani Harinarayanan, Yajuan Wu

Magical Girl Kato Presents: Conquering Middle School! is a social skills game designed specifically for young people with autism spectrum disorder. Inspired by visual novels, the game uses observation and curiosity to teach social skills in a fun and engaging way. Our design is the result of close collaboration with our target audience, ensuring that the game meets their needs and preferences.

Our Esteemed Judges for 2023

Dr. Azi Jamalian

Dr. Azi Jamalian
CEO and Founder | The Giant Room

Luisa Jamalian

Luisa Covaria
Head of Partnerships | Neol

Dr. Ioana Literat

Dr. Ioana Literat
Associate Professor of Communication, Media and Learning Technologies Design | Teachers College

Project Showcase

See all the great work of the INA2023 participants. Browse the INA2023 team project showcase below.

Steering Committee

Yoo Kyung Chang

Dr. Yoo Kyung Chang

Jin Kuwata

Dr. Jin Kuwata

Joey Lee

Dr. Joey Lee

Our Sponsors
Support for our students

INA2023 was brought to you in collaboration with the Communication, Media and Learning Technologies Design Program (CMLTD) and the Teachers College Digital Futures Institute.