Case Study: EVOKE
Day: Monday, June 20
Start time: 2:15pm
Venue: Kimmel Center
EVOKE is a ten-week crash course in changing the world. It is free to play and open to anyone, anywhere. The goal of this educational social network game is to help empower people all over the world to come up with creative solutions to our most urgent, social problems. The game’s first season began on March 3, 2010 and ended on May 12th, 2010.
Developer: Natron Baxter Applied Gaming (Nathan Verrill, Co-Founder)
Funder: World Bank Institute (Robert Hawkins, Senior Education Specialist, World Bank)