OFS is leading a panel of experts in a Gamification discussion hosted by the NJTC on March 14th, 2013

OFS is leading a panel of experts in a Gamification discussion hosted by the NJTC on March 14th, 2013

The New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC), is hosting a panel discussion entitled “Gamification and the Enterprise-Perfect Together” on March 14, in Woodbridge NJ.  Rich Napoli, COO of OFS, will moderate a panel of experts in gamification for the enterprise.  Panelists include:

Gabe Zichermann, Chair of GSummit (SF, April 16-18, 2013) and the leading industry spokesperson on gamification

Mike Vesey, CFO, Majesco Entertainment, a leading NJ video game company
Drew Napoli, Gamification Specialist at ObjectFrontier, Inc., an experienced gamification designer

Gamification is the process of adding gaming elements to routine business transactions and processes to motivate employees and incent customer loyalty.  Corporations are finding that human behavior can be positively influenced by incorporating these concepts in their software applications which are used for training, customer services, and branding efforts . Gamification is so important, that many businesses are already planning to use as an effective way to achieve important corporate goals. According to Gartner estimates, 40% of Global 1000 organizations will use gamification by 2015 as the primary mechanism to transform their business operations. Our attendees will hear and learn about topics that include: game psychology, successful gaming elements to consider, challenges to achieving real results, and how to incorporate gamification into your business strategy.

OFS is proud to lead this panel discussion as well as contribute with our own gamification specialist, Drew Napoli.   We at OFS consider gamification to be a major trend that leading-edge software companies and IT organizations will quickly adopt to achieve breakthrough performance and sales results.  To learn more about gamification, please read our blog post:   Gamification 101: Why It Works! A Customer Engagement Case Study

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