Alex Chisholm is a media research and development consultant who creates transmedia entertainment and educational properties. In recent years, he has developed and managed several projects with NBC Universal, including iCue with NBC News, and the online games for NBC Olympics in Torino and Beijing. Chisholm is a founding member of the Learning Games Network, a non-profit organization that aims to support innovation in the design and use of games for learning, and serves as the software and video gaming judge for the National Parenting Publication Awards. Over the past 10 years, Chisholm has collaborated on research, product, and program development with Microsoft, Electronic Arts, Sony Pictures Imageworks, LeapFrog, NBC Universal, Children’s Hospital Boston, and the Hewlett and MacArthur Foundations. He holds a BS from Cornell University.
- Two Approaches to Language-Learning Games
- Discussant, Panel (Friday, 9 a.m.)
- Host, Fireside Chat (Friday, 2 p.m.)