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Speaking with leading thinkers, designers, researchers and business leaders in gamification & health

Speaking with leading thinkers, designers, researchers and business leaders in gamification & health

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Speaking with leading thinkers, designers, researchers and business leaders in gamification & health

Twitter:

@petejenkins

Language:

English

Contact:

07939275717


Episodes

Episode 3: Shivani Lamba – ‘Story First, Science Second’

7/21/2021
We’re joined by Shivani, the Founder and CEO of Bright lobe, an organisation on a mission to promote health physical and psychological developmental outcomes in children, through games and toys. In this episode we talk about educational games for neuro development and cognitive testing, the importance of crafting entertaining experiences, speaking to human nature through integrate narratives and the ethics of addictive game mechanics. Shivani has a background in computer science,...

Duration:04:52:06

Episode 2: Victoria Ichizli-Bartels – Life Self-Gamification

7/7/2021
In the second Health Points episode, we are joined by author and ‘life gamer', Victoria Ichizli-Bartels. Victoria is the author of 21 books, with ten of them focusing on turning life activities into games. In this episode, we explore turning everyday tasks into fun habits using underpinning game mechanics and highlighting the need for kind gamification principles. Bio: Victoria is an author of 21 books (and counting) and an instructor, coach, and consultant in the area of...

Duration:05:19:01

Episode 1: Adrian Hon - Zombies, Run!

6/10/2021
In the first Health Points episode we are joined by the Founder and CEO of SixtoStart which delivers the award-winning story-based running app Zombies, Run! Adrian Hon talks about how creating a narrative is a powerful tool that can encourage more active behaviours and the role of gamification in creating healthy behaviours. https://zombiesrungame.com/ https://www.sixtostart.com/

Duration:00:27:15