SD205 PaGamO—Social Gaming Solution for Both MOOC and Corporate Training
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM Thursday, October 1
Expo Hall: Management Xchange Stage
In this session, Jericho Wu will introduce PaGamO, a scalable gaming application used in massive open online courses. PaGamO, which won the grand prize at the Wharton-QS Stars Awards 2014: Reimagine Education awards, enables students to build their knowledge in any discipline while playing with others. According to a survey given to learners after they play PaGamO, over 90 percent of participants said they felt confident about what they have achieved in the game.
Jericho Wu is the product manager of Bonio. He specializes in distant learning, learning sciences, education entrepreneurship, online curriculum design, and the field of education technology. Since studying learning science and technology at the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania he has been providing consultation in utilization of ed tech tools in regular education settings as well as corporate training environment. His research interest focuses on training and development, sales strategy, market analysis, and SEM consulting in ed tech. Jericho is also helping companies to maintain their own knowledge assets by using innovative teaching methods to deliver the content with the use of educational technology.