2019 Speakers

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Thierry Karsenti

University of Montreal (Canada)

Jiwon You

University of Alberta

Dr. David Seelow

Revolutionary Learning

Anaëlle Gravier

Université du Québec à Montréal

Dr. Kelli Dunlap

iThrive Games

Jason Kahn

Mighteor

Bill Fischer

Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University

Astrid Patricia Marin Jimenez

Laval University, Canada

Elin Festøy

Teknopilot AS, Norway

Jim Kiggens

Adtalem Global Education

Matt Dombrowski

University of Central Florida

Peter Smith

University of Central Florida

Allal Mokeddem

University of Algiers 3, Algeria

Edward Melcer

University of California, Santa Cruz

Jennifer Javornik

Filament Games

Glen Irvin

Sauk Rapids Rice High School

Michel Groulx

CREO, Canada

Alina Grenier-Arellano

Rapids Inc., Canada

Laurent Gosselin

Collège de Bois-de-Boulogne, Canada

Dr. Manuela Ferrari

Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Canada

Andrew Easton

Omaha Westside Community Schools

Francis Dubé

Université Laval, Canada

Adam Dubé

McGill University, Canada

Stuart Criley, MBA

Indelible Learning, Inc.

Dr. Jasminka Criley

Indelible Learning, Inc.

Jonathan Bonneau

UQÀM, Canada

Gabriel Beck

TAG Concordia, Canada

Suzanne Atkinson

CHU Sainte-Justine, Canada

Caroline Julien

CREO, Canada

Robert Overell, Ph.D.

Foundation BioVentures LLC

Megan Charles

Chanua, United Kingdom

Naomi Mwasambili

Chanua, United Kingdom

Enid Brown

BrainPOP

David Gagnon

Field Day Lab, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Maude Bonenfant

Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada

Imara Felkers

HKU University School of the Arts Utrecht, the Netherlands

Eva Den Heijer

HKU University School of the Arts Utrecht, the Netherlands

George Ghanotakis

Institut Philos CIEPC, Canada

Juliane Bertrand

Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada

Alexander Montoya

Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada

Marc-André Maheu-Cadotte

University of Montreal | Montreal Heart Institute | CHUM Research Center, Canada

Ian Shakeshaft

Financial Times | IE Business School: Corporate Learning Alliance, United Kingdom

Claire Masson

Financial Times | IE Business School: Corporate Learning Alliance, United Kingdom

John Joy

Schell Games

Claudia-Santi Fernandes

play2PREVENT Lab at the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games/Schell Games

Kamil Andrzejewski

Naval Training Development Centre (Atlantic), Royal Canadian Navy, Canada

Bruno Campos

Concordia University, Canada

Naza Djafarova

The Chang School, Ryerson University, Canada

Mariam Ahmed

The Chang School, Ryerson University, Canada

Leonora Zefi

The Chang School, Ryerson University, Canada

Iulian Radu

Harvard University

Chris Dede

Harvard University

Katie Salen

Institute of Play, UC Irvine, Connected Learning Lab, Connected Camps

Susan Bonner

EPIC Project @ KCAD

Dr. Leslie Gruis

Writer on privacy and technology

Julien Mercier

NeuroLab - UQÀM (Université du Québec à Montréal), Canada

Shawn Young

Classcraft, Canada

Sarah Roman

Teaching with DnD

Kade Wells

Teaching with DnD

Rosemary Lokhorst

Shadow's Edge, Switzerland

Chris Crowell

Crowell Interactive, Inc. Canada

Ronald Stevens

UCLA School of Medicine / The Learning Chameleon

Alex Gray

Nanomonx Inc, New Zealand

Maja Pivec

FH Joanneum, University of Applied Sciences, Austria

William Robinson

Catallaxy, Canada

Valary Oleinik

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Lili Guyat-Michel

The Mysterious Cartable, France

Hélène Michel

Grenoble Ecole de Management, France

Jane Eisenstein

The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Joseph Lee

The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Stephanie Hull

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

Guy Boulet

Naval Training Development Centre (Atlantic), Royal Canadian Navy, Canada

Samer Forzley

Simutech Multimedia, Canada

Dr. Bron Stuckey

Innovative Educational Ideas, Australia

Sam Marrazzo

Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC)

Alvaro Uribe Quevedo

University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada

Ann DeMarle

Champlain College, VT

Stephen Baer

The Game Agency

Michelle Goodridge

Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada

John Kolm

Team Results USA

Eric B. Bauman

Adtalem Global Education

Ravi Patel

School of Pharmacy at the University of Pittsburgh

Paul Pivec

CranberryBlue R & D Limited, Austria

Avery Rueb

Affordance Studio, Canada

Jonathan Peters

Sententia Gamification

Bradley Tanner

HealthImpact.studio

Lorin Grieve

School of Pharmacy at the University of Pittsburgh

Paul Darvasi

Royal St. George's College/York University, Canada

Kim Berthiaume

Affordance Studio, Canada

Karen Schrier

Marist College

Monica Cornetti

Sententia Games

Tammie Schrader

Northeast Washington Educational Service District 101

Doug Whatley

BreakAway Games

Dov Jacobson

GamesThatWork

Tony Crider

Elon University

Pascal Nataf

Affordance Studio
Quebec City, Canada

Jenn McNamara

BreakAway Games

Kimberly Hieftje

Yale Center for Health & Learning Games, play2PREVENT Lab

Thomas B. Talbot

USC Institute for Creative Technologies

Scott Silsbe

Liveware Lab

Todd Chang

Children's Hospital Los Angeles / University of Southern California

Peggy Sheehy

EPIC Learners