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ASTD Research Presents: Using Gamification and Serious Games in Learning

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT  
Host: Association for Talent Development
By: Maria Ho, Research Analyst, ATD; Karl Kapp, Professor of Instructional Technology, Bloomsburg University, Institute for Interactive Technologies; and Justin Brusino, Community Manager, ATD

Laurie Miller, director of research services at ASTD; Justin Brusino, community of practice manager at ASTD; and Karl Kapp, professor of instructional technology at Bloomsburg University present the findings of the recently released research report, Playing to Win: Gamification and Serious Games in Organizational Learning. In this report from ASTD and i4cp (Institute for Corporate Productivity), the use of gamification and serious games is explored. One in four respondents said their organizations currently use gamification in learning, and one in five use serious games.

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Presenters

Maria Ho
Maria Ho

Research Analyst, ATD

Laurie Miller is the director of ASTD research services. In that capacity she serves as ASTD’s senior research program strategist and designer. She provides oversight and direction for all of ASTD’s internal and external, industry specific, and market research services. Laurie can be contacted at lmiller@astd.org.


Karl Kapp
Karl Kapp

Professor of Instructional Technology, Bloomsburg University, Institute for Interactive Technologies

Karl Kapp is a professor of instructional technology at Bloomsburg University in Bloomsburg, PA. He writes the widely read Kapp Notes blog and is a regular contributor to ASTD’s Learning Circuits blog. Karl has written or co-authored six books on the convergence of learning and technology, including the bestselling book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction. In that book, Karl explores the research and theoretical foundations behind effective game-based learning. He examines everything from variable reward schedules to the use of avatars and games to teach prosocial behaviors. Karl’s latest book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook provides instructions for implementing the ideas from The Gamification of Learning and Instruction. Karl is committed to helping organizations develop a strategic, enterprise-wide approach to organizational learning. He believes that effective education and training are the keys to increased productivity and profitability. Karl can be reached at www.karlkapp.com.


Justin Brusino
Justin Brusino

Community Manager, ATD

Justin Brusino is the community of practice manager for Learning Technologies at ASTD. Connect with him on Twitter @ASTDLearnTech.


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