Alyea Sandovar Brings Playfulness to Gamification | Episode 166

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Alyea Sandovar, Ph.D. is a game and play consultant. She works with trainers, consultants and entrepreneurs to add more fun and deepen engagement through gamification. She has a whole slew of degrees: A Ph.D. in Game Production, a Masters degree in Psychology, a Masters degree in Human Organizational Systems, and a Bachelor’s is in Public Relations and Communication. She has worked with Continue Reading →

Geoff Engelstein of Ludology Making the Best of Experiences | Episode 165

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Geoff Engelstein s an award-winning tabletop game designer whose titles include Space Cadets, The Fog of War, Pit Crew, The Expanse, and the recently-released Versailles: 1919 and Super Skill Pinball. He is an adjunct professor of game design at the NYU Game Center. Geoff has since 2007 contributed a Dice Tower podcast series on the math, science, and psychology of games and Continue Reading →

Jaxton Cheah with Game Thinking in Southeast Asia | Episode 164

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Jaxton is a Gamification Advocate in Malaysia. He works with many reputable gamification experts in the United States and Europe such as Amy Jo Kim, Yu-Kai Chou, Pete Jenkins, and An Coppens to promote Game Thinking & Gamification in the South East Asia (SEA) region. He was recruited by Amy Jo Kim, the founder of Game Thinking Academy (GTA) to be the Continue Reading →

Joe Slack Creating Balanced Economies on Board Games | Episode 163

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Joe Slack is a professional board game designer and author of the #1 international best-selling book, The Board Game Designer’s Guide, along with 2 other books on game design. He has taught Game Design and Development at Wilfrid Laurier University and runs the Board Game Design Course, an online course for new game designers. Joe has many games at various stages, from Continue Reading →

David Chislett with the Creative and Playful Mind | Episode 162

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Born in Britain, raised in South Africa, resident in The Netherlands. Nowhere and Everywhere are home for David. A published author, poet, musician and artist. Has also been an entrepreneur for over 25 years. The link that joins everything in my life together is creativity. By sharing what he knows about this human capacity he aims to improve the world, one presentation Continue Reading →

Andrzej Marczewski Doing Ethics In Gamification | Episode 161

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Andrzej Marczweski is a Gamification Solution Designer and Consultant at Motivait. He is a recognized expert in gamification, especially on the topic of gamification mechanics and user types. In 2015 he published Even Ninja Monkeys Like to Play. In his spare time, Andrzej enjoys spending time with his family, playing guitar and video games. This is a follow-up to our Ethics in Continue Reading →

Pete Jenkins Disrupting Gamification Europe Online 2020 | Episode 160

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Pete Jenkins is an international authority on gamification, a lifelong gamer, a successful entrepreneur and a lecturer. As CEO of Gamification+ Ltd he mentors and trains companies worldwide on the use of gamification to solve business challenges. Gamification+ won the Board of Trade Award from the UK’s Department of International Trade in January 2019. Pete is Chair of Gamification Europe, the annual Continue Reading →

Chris Stone with Virtual Learning Games for Agile | Episode 159

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Chris is The Virtual Agile coach, a #PeopleFirst champion, and an Agile Evangelist / Agile Transformation Lead / Scrum Master possessing over 8 years of experience within the IT industry. Chris facilitates a Meet up titled the Agile Arcade, is a vlogger, speaker, coach and trainer who always seeks to gamify content to enable consumers to connect to the subject matter and Continue Reading →

Third Anniversary of Professor Game Podcast! | Episode 158

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Special anniversary episode of Professor Game Podcast! Here you will find all the details, pictures, mini-videos and all of it. We have a special sponsor of the celebration, and that is @CarolsParties! She was very generous by organizing all this, taking all the pictures and the videos except for the one that I narrate. Thanks for sponsoring this episode and celebration, keep Continue Reading →

Jessica Creane with an Expansive Mind in Gamification | Episode 157

 Listen to this episode on your phone! Jessica is a multi-hyphenate creator of games and immersive experiences. Her company, IKantKoan, uses agency and storytelling to make sense of complex ideas playful and accessible. Jessica is an immersive experience designer dedicated to crafting playful, transformative experiences that bring people together. She is the founder of IKantKoan LLC, a production company focused on playfully exploring complex subject matter like climate change, Continue Reading →