Speaker

Sylvester Arnab

Professor in Game Science

Coventry University

Biography

Sylvester Arnab is a Professor in Game Science at Coventry University, leading research and innovation at the Disruptive Media Learning Lab (DMLL). With over 10 years research experience in simulation, serious games and gamification combined, his research interests include gameful, playful and persuasive designs that transform ordinary tasks into extraordinary experiences.

Sylvester is currently coordinating projects funded by the EU Commission, HEFCE and NEWTON, such as the Horizon 2020 BEACONING project (Beaconing.eu), HEFCE GameChangers (gamify.org.uk) and NEWTON CreativeCulture (mycapsule.my). He is also involved in the H2020 C4Rs project (C4Rs.eu). He currently has over 80 publications and has a portfolio with a total value of in excess of £7 million research funding. Find out more at sylvesterarnab.com

LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sylvester-arnab-a4049818/

Twitter profile: @sarnab75