Beyond Gamification: What Worked, What Didn't, and What's Next with Karl Kapp

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Beyond Gamification: What Worked, What Didn't, and What's Next with Karl Kapp


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Are you tired of hearing the term "gamification"? Do you even hear it that much any more? Was it just a trend that has finally passed?

These are all questions for the master of games for learning, Karl Kapp. He's a regular contributor to IDIODC and we want to know what happened... and what's next.

Dr. Kapp is well a well-known professor at Bloomsburg University. Many of his students have become names you recognize online and at L&D events. He's written books and is a popular LinkedIn learning instructor as well. If anyone knows about gamification and what's next, it's him.

We'll talk about a little history of gamification and why it seemed like a good idea at the time. But more importantly we'll cover the good that came from it, and what games for learning really should look like in the future.

Join us for this fascinating look into the future of games in Learning with Dr. Karl Kapp.

Karl Kapp

About IDIODC & dominKnow
Brent Schlenker is dominKnow's Community Manager. Chris Van Wingerden is dominKnow's Sr. VP Learning Solutions.

New to IDIODC? What is IDIODC all about? Well, it's pretty simple. IDIODC, short for: Instructional Designers In Offices Drinking Coffee, is a weekly, live video and podcast used to help ID's with pain points and provide best practices and insight.

Every Wednesday morning at 10am ET, the upbeat and candid conversation encourages peers to participate in the chat and share their own personal insight! After airing live, you can catch the learning podcast on all major streams such as Spotify, Apple and Google Play podcasts, as well as on YouTube.

Often bringing on guests, our hosts Brent Schlenker and Chris Van Wingerden keep it real with objective points fit for people looking for 2022-friendly eLearning advice to better the L&D world.

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