Katie Salen Tekinbas is a game designer, animator and educator. She is a professor in the DePaul University College of Computing and Digital Media. Previously, she has taught at Parsons' New School for Design, the University of Texas at Austin, New York University and the Rhode Island School of Design.
Kevin is the co-founder and producer at DreamSail Games, a video game development company that specializes in creating experiences that reflect a player’s personality and behavioral traits. For Kevin, “Dreamsailing” is sending players on introspective adventures of self-realization. Prior to DreamSail, Kevin was a game producer and designer at Scholastic, working on products that combined two of his great interests - reading and games.
In this video, the founder of Kill Screen explains why games are an important part of culture all their own.
At Mango Health, Jason Oberfest has been using the principles of social game design to develop consumer health products that inspire good health in new ways