Gamification BUZZ… How to Use Game Mechanics to Motivate Your LearnersProgram Summary: You’ve heard the BUZZ about gamification and you’re wondering… “Where do I start?” Wonder no more. We have scheduled a session that will give you tips, tools, and techniques so that you can use game mechanics to engage your learners.
Add the word “challenge” to any activity, and watch people become intrigued. In this hands- on, interactive session, you’ll experience first-hand how gamification design is used to create change within organizations.
Gamification is at the beginning of what will likely become an incredibly successful industry. Organizations will seek designers to help them explore the potential of gaming technology and ideas that produce behavioral and attitudinal change in education, talent development, productivity, and even, quality of life.
Discover how to create a fun, collaborative gamification experiences in which ‘players’ are interested in greater interaction and understanding of the ‘rules of the game.’
It’s like getting a gold star for a good job… only better.
About the Speaker:
Featured on the cover of Bloomberg Businessweek, Monica Cornetti is ranked as the #1 Gamification Guru in the world by UK based Leaderboarded. She works with individuals and organizations who want to learn how to think differently to achieve uncommon results.
Monica is a highly sought-after speaker because of her spunkiness and emphasis on fun while learning. She is the author of the Amazon #1 Best Selling book What Were You Thinking?, the newly revised Totally Awesome Training Activity Guide: Put Gamification to Work for You, and the acclaimed book Your Face Isn’t Finished Until Your Lipstick Is On: Rules of the Women’s Success Game.
Monica’s client list includes: United Airlines, Kimberly Clark, PepsiCo, Shell Oil, Cameron Oil, LeTourneau Cranes, IHRDC, RiceTec, Proctor & Gamble, The ASBDC, Texas Tech, The Nature Conservancy, Jostens, Hulcher, Youth Build USA, American Fidelity, FM Global, SHRM, The Social Security Administration, Headstart of St. Louis, Infinisource, and IAAP.
She is a graduate of Seton Hill with a BA in psychology, and The University of Houston-Victoria where she earned a Masters Degree in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship, voted by Forbes Small Business as one of the top 5 programs for entrepreneurial education in the country.
Based in Austin, TX, Monica does what she can to help “Keep Austin Weird,” enthusiastically frequenting the greenbelt, farmers markets, and music venues. The practice of making business processes compelling by making them fun is about the most fascinating and coolest thing she can think of.
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Theme: Pool Party
Food: Crabby Chicken Salad Sandwiches
This meeting will start at 6:30 PM at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites DFW West, 820 Thousand Oaks Drive, Hurst TX 76054.