W203 - Mobile Business Sim Game: A Case Story

Wed, May 22 | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Room: Ballroom C, Convention Center

How does the world's largest employer help a new generation of associates, many of whom would rather be playing games than attending more training, advance in their careers? By playing a game, of course! Learn about the business game that allows millions of associates to manage a retail store. By tapping into the exploding popularity of console-quality 3D games for the mobile handset, the games maximize skill practice "reps and sets."

Application on the Job:
Discover how to develop games that thrive on engagement, storytelling, immersion, level progression, problem solving, and accomplishment.
Explore the business value of serious games.

Type: Education Session

Tracks: Learning Technologies

Learning Approaches: Case Study

Topics: Mobile Learning

Target Audiences: All Talent Development Professionals, Decision Maker

Session Services: Interpreted Session, NOT Recorded

Handout(s): Presentation


Speakers

Heather Durtschi

Heather Durtschi

Sr. Director, Learning- Content Design & Development at Walmart

Walmart

Anders Gronstedt

Anders Gronstedt

President

Gronstedt Group

Daniel Shepherd

Daniel Shepherd

Senior Manager, Content Design and Development

Walmart