Bio

Alan Gershenfeld is a pioneer in harnessing the power of digital media for learning and social impact. As a former studio head at Activision, former chairman of Games for Change, and co-founder/president of E-Line Media, he has helped bring the power of games and digital media to engage and empower millions of youth and young adults. Alan has worked on impact digital media projects with the NSF, USAID, DARPA, White House OSTP, Gates Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Games for Change, Sesame Workshop, ASU Center for Games and Impact as well as the Fab Foundaion and the MIT Center for Bits and Atoms. Alan lives in Scottsdale, Arizona.