Morten Jaeger is senior designer and partner at the Copenhagen-based consultancy Workz, which is among the leading European companies within game-based learning.
Morten has been working with Game Design and Storytelling for almost two decades. He originally studied Music at Aarhus University. Both before and after his graduation, he took on several teaching positions ranging from first grade elementary school to conservatory students and Ph.D. fellows. Growing weary of traditional teaching, he changed careers and when from being professionally involved with music and a gamer in his spare time to becoming a professional game designer and hobby musician. During the next couple of years, Morten developed serious games both as a freelancer and at the Danish School of Education. In 2008, he joined Workz.
Morten is known for his ability to put basically any kind of learning content into an interactive or playable format. His overarching expertise is identifying the right angle when it comes to communicating complexity. During the last couple of years, he has developed a special interest in healthcare and the pharmaceutical industry. Morten is still an active musician and co-owner of a recording studio. Â