TXchange opens their offices in ‘the Garden’; a new facility on the High Tech Systems Park (HTSP) in Hengelo, Twente, Netherlands. Starting point in the development of ‘the Garden’ building are meeting, inspiration en innovation to stimulate innovative businesses, growth and knowledge exchange. Take a virtual tour in ‘the Garden’ on www.gebouw-n.nl TXchange new address: […]
Short movie available on YouTube.
T-Xchange in het nieuws – Breda verkoopt zichzelf als ‘evenementenstad’, want dat is goed voor de ‘beleveniseconomie’. Dit jaar hebben ze 300 evenementen. Met de burgemeestersgame van T-Xchange wordt in een virtuele wereld geoefend met het maken van snelle beslissingen voor verschillende (ramp)scenario’s bij één van de vele evenementen. In de Volkskrant van maandag 19 september […]
POST-DOC GAME BASED LEARNING: ONLINE, UNOBTRUSIVE ASSESSMENT OF COMPETENCY. FUNCTIEOMSCHRIJVING Games can be effective tools for learning as measured by independent tests. The assessment of knowledge and competency/skill can, however, also directly take place on the basis of the game performance itself. This use of game performance as indicator of student proficiency is regarded […]
Key-words: active learning; games; blended learning; ICT enhanced education; interdisciplinarity; problem-based learning; research-based education; role-playing games; simulations; student-centered teaching and learning; quintuple helix of innovation. Creative solutions to the increasingly complex problems of the world require the intersection of diverse expertise, thus, interdisciplinarity has become a major topic in academic and policy oriented discourse on knowledge […]
Very interesting article in Harvard Business Review. “If HBR has published this, then the fields of gamification, serious games, and simulations must be legitimate….really! Find the article here. Games Can Make You a Better Strategist Martin Reeves Georg Wittenburg SEPTEMBER 07, 2015 Play has long infused the language of business: we talk of players, moves, […]
The Urban Planning Game is specifically designed to create a safe space where representatives of local authorities and other stakeholders, such as community representatives, can sit down together and debate these issues. It is important that there is a political will from all sides to join the table. In the game stakeholders discover that only […]
Imagine you’re the CEO when a major cyberattack hits your company. How would you and the rest of the crisis team react? Would you make the right decisions? How much notice would you take of other people’s opinions? And how would your decisions affect your company’s brand and reputation? Check the new Thales Cyber Game […]