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10th Annual Games for Health Conference
Back Bay Events Center, Boston MA
June 18-20, 2014!

Register Today! http://www.regonline.com/gfh2014

Three Days to Explore...The Role of Videogames in Health & HealthcareThe 10th Annual Games for Health Conference is coming. Join hundreds of developers, health professionals, researchers, funders, and more at the largest event devoted to games in health & healthcare.

Three days covering platforms, and business opportunities will prepare you and your organization to deploy effective solutions for behavior change, consumer engagement, public health, professional development, research and more.

For Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities: bbryant@dmill.com
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Thursday, June 19 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Games for Health Getting Down to Business Panel

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This panel brings together a number of games for health field participants who are focusing ever more on commercial efforts. The transition of the field from one focused on research, early prototypes, and work-for-hire, to one of products, and services, sold through app stores, enterprise sales, and direct provider sales, is still an early stage effort. Learning from what's worked, and what hasn't so far, and taking into account the constant and quickening changes happening in technology & health, what is the outlook for the next year for building sustainable business(es) from a games for health perspective? The goal of this panel is to examine the past, but make smart, if not bold, predictions for the next year and beyond.

Moderators
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Ben Sawyer

Co-Founder, Digitalmill
Games for Health

Speakers
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Ron Goldman

Co-Founder & CEO, Kognito Interactive
Ron Goldman is the co-founder & CEO of Kognito Interactive, an award-winning developer of avatar-based role-playing training games in the areas of health and behavioral health. Ron has extensive experience as an entrepreneur in the areas of new media, games, and entertainment. Ron is a frequent speaker at conferences about the future of gaming technology for learning and social change and about innovative business models. Ron also established... Read More →
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Richard Potash

Founder and President, CSMi
Rich has a life-long interest in the measurement and improvement of human performance. After receiving Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Computer Science from MIT, he founded Computer Sports Medicine, Inc. which develops strength, endurance, and balance measurement systems. His current interests include the application of gaming platforms and mobile devices to the Physical Therapy and Athletic Training markets.
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Mike Tinney

CEO and Founder, FIX: Fitness Interactive eXperience
Games are in Mike Tinney’s DNA. His career began in game design (if not exactly the kind of games you think of today) with his first job being to run weekend-long murder mystery themed events at hotels and resorts in the Northeast prior to “the internet.” After his company was merged into White Wolf, a creative publishing house, Mike spent the next 13 years in a variety of roles that included game design, licensing, marketing and business... Read More →
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Lise Worthen-Chaudhari

Research Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University Medical Center
I'm a dancer. I do some other things. Interactive art, biomechanics, motor control, clinical research. But mostly, I'm a dancer. I design interactive applications that promote neurorecovery through movement, and conduct patient research testing of my own and other emerging health games at The Ohio State University Medical Center.


Thursday June 19, 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm
A. John Hancock Hall

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