Two gaming experts visit the Vail Symposium Thursday to explain the positive power of play

2nd March, 2016 by

By Randy Wyrick

Around the world, 1.23 billion people spend an hour a day playing video games.We spend 1.75 billion minutes a day playing Candy Crush.But our brains may actually be improving by playing video games, say two gaming industry leaders.Laura Naviaux and John Blakely will present breakthroughs in video games and discuss how games are becoming important for cognitive and critical thinking, life skills and career paths.Naviaux is the chief publishing officer at Daybreak Games, previously Sony Online Entertainment, where she is responsible for player cultivation. She will discuss the current trends in video games and how to manage play to build …

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