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October 6-8, 2018 | Chicago, IL | A Co-Located Event with Training Magazine OLC2018

The Gamification Conference for Learning and Development

Welcome to The 2018 Conference for the Gamification of Learning

Welcome to The 2018 Conference for the Gamification of Learning

The only conference exclusively for the design and application of Gamification for corporate training, adult learning, employee motivation and productivity, innovation, and culture change.


This is the Gamification Event of 2018 for business leaders, training directors, instructional designers, trainers, facilitators, project managers, and adult educators looking to learn more about effective gamification project delivery.


Headlined by the world’s leading gamification strategists, researchers, and solution providers this event will bring together individuals and organizations who seek to create engagement and productive outcomes with gamification. 

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The Opportunity

Gamification as a concept and a practice has moved from the periphery of Learning and Development into a best-practices for design and delivery. Many researchers, professionals, and practitioners around the world are doing amazing work, and there is not a venue for them to connect, to share, to learn, and to generally discuss gamification in the United States... until now!


Check out what we have lined up for you to help you engage your learners and create real change to positively impact your business and organizational goals.

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Who Should Attend

  • CLOs, L&D VPs, Directors, Managers and Practitioners
  • Instructional Designers and Developers
  • College Instructors and Educators
  • Talent Development Managers
  • Curriculum Managers, Training Specialists and Coordinators
  • Corporate University Managers
  • Project Managers 
  • Performance Consultants

What to Expect

  • Dynamic Speakers on design, innovation, and research
  • Knowledgeable industry-specific breakout sessions
  • Gamification Design Build Workshops
  • Gamification Project Throw Downs and Awards
  • Ambassador Adventure with gamification platforms, apps, tools, and games
  • Pop Up Escape Room
  • Geoteaming Event - The Chase
  • Kick Off Party
  • Dine Arounds with Conference Speakers and Ambassadors
  • Conference App
  • Speed Networking and Debrief
  • Partner Walks
  • Conversational seating and networking spaces

Limited Availability

Space is limited for this first ever International Conference for the Gamification of Learning and Development. We urge you to act now to save your seat!

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Conference Hotel

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place 2233 South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

Chicago, IL, 60616  


NOTE: The Hyatt is just across the street (connected via Skywalk) to McCormick Place Convention Center (West Building - Ground Level) where the Conference will take place.

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