What is GamFed?
GamFed is the International Gamification Confederation, were a community of passionate gamification professionals, use game mechanics in non-game environments to drive positive behaviors like engagement and performance. Well designed gamification programs benefit everyone: the gamifier, the player and the wider community. The GamFed members share best practice, review each other’s work and work together to educate and develop our shared market. They are a non-profit member organisation, run for the benefit of all members. A rising tide lifts all boats.
Emad Henin is a Committee Member at GamFed & Sandra Abadir is a Commitee Member and Content Lead at GamFed.
Our recent published article in GamFed by Sandra Abadir
Gamification is a powerful tool. Like any powerful tool, it can be used for great benefit and good as well as be harmful if used for unethical purposes.With that in mind, the following code has been proposed, based on the suggested code of ethics from Andrzej Marczewski in 2013. Written by the gamification community for the gamification community. The purpose is to provide designers a set of ground rules for how they act with clients and users. To know more about OGCE, please use the below link
Open Gamification Code of Ethics
If you wish to have your name added to the list of those who have agreed to this code, please use the Sign up form here.