Leadership Forum Lecture    LF5483
New Tools for Real-Time Decision Making: Making Use of Technology and Trends from the Video Game Industry
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If you want to see what innovation looks like, just look at the computer games industry. With the advancement of real-time interactive 3D graphics engines, low-cost, high-powered computer graphics hardware, and new types of input devices, the video game industry is transforming the way others are using these technologies. As a result, new trends and solutions are now being adopted by businesses and organizations outside of the gaming industry to streamline the understanding of complex projects and information and better the overall ability to make faster, more informed decisions. This class will give you a bird’s eye view of how others in government, military, and corporate businesses sectors are adopting trends and making use of technologies from the video game industry to create solutions that would otherwise not be possible with traditional industry tools.

Key Learnings

  • How can game engines and gamification help create better decision-making tools?
  • What is "gamification"?
  • What are some examples of how others have used video game technologies and trends for their industry?
  • What is real-time interactive 3D and how can it help make faster decisions?



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