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Maria Burns Ortiz

7 Generation Games
CEO and Co-Founder
Maria Burns Ortiz is co-founder and CEO of 7 Generation Games, which makes immersive educational video games and interactive apps aimed at closing the math gap in underserved communities. Taking 7 Generation Games from concept to award-winning company, she oversees all creative aspects of game development. She is a NY Times best-selling author and teaching artist at Minneapolis’ Loft Literary Center. Previous to 7 Generation Games, Maria was a journalist for leading international news outlets and taught digital storytelling as an adjunct professor at Emerson College and visiting lecturer at Tufts University.

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Wednesday, July 15

11:50am EDT