W301 - Gamification: The Next Chapter!

Wed, Jan 24 | 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM | 210BF

Session Description:
In this session, the speakers will share a success story of building a unique and innovative game mechanic by combining rewards, storytelling, and an out-of-the-box user experience (UX) to push the boundaries of gamification. In a presentation inspired by the boss battles in gaming tradition, where new characters are unveiled based on the learner's achievements, you will be exposed to the five key steps to implement this ingenious and award-winning solution. This session will demonstrate how learners were transported on a sensory and immersive journey throughout their online training using this gamification technique. Technologies and implementation processes will be shared so you can understand how to replicate these results back home.

Application on the Job:
Learn the five steps to integrate gamification and storytelling in your online training.
Involve SMEs and the production team in the storyboarding process.
Create a good UX that will incorporate storytelling elements and game mechanics.

Type: Concurrent Session

Tracks: Serious Games and Simulations


Joomun, Nishan

Nishan Joomun

VP IT and Development

Knowledgeone Inc