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Thursday, July 16 • 11:40am - 11:50am
How Does Turning Into a Potato Get People to Run?

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This talk will explore how you can use gamification and social incentives to get more players out exercising together in the real world! Using Run To My Heart as an example, we will explore how game design and addictive core loops can inspire real healthy habits and social belonging. In a world where mental health and physical health is on the decline, it is more important than ever to create games that address these together.

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Jenny Xu

CEO, Talofa Games
Jenny Xu, Founder and CEO of Talofa Games, Jenny is founder and CEO of Talofa Games creating a social real world running game combining augmented reality with fitness and immersive story to make a richer, more engaging running experience. Over the last 10 years, she's amassed over... Read More →

Thursday July 16, 2020 11:40am - 11:50am EDT