Dan, is the CEO of Gamefroot and is a game designer by trade with over 10 years of industry experience.
Dan designs engaging digital experiences and his vision is to help make learning more relevant and accessible to today’s kids.
Today’s kids love games and love technology and he sees video games as being instrumental in motivating children in the learning process.
Gamefroot is an online platform built by expert game developers and educators, to make learning authentic, fun and transformative.
Dan is co-founder of the Games for Learning conference with Rachel Bolstad from the New Zealand Council for Educational Research. His vision for this conference is to bring the games industry and learning together.
In a previous life Dan invented the world’s first WordPress Ecommence Plugin, this led to a movement that went on to disrupt the ecommence space forever. This experience has led to a deep understanding of Open Source ecosystems, technology and open source law.
Dan is all about being involved in projects that push the limits of today’s technology and have a positive impact.