This session will highlight some of the latest analysis and metric data from M2 Research. Gamification continues to gain momentum as platform vendors expand their offering and the applications continue to provide deeper, more engaged experiences. We will identify the top features being implemented that go beyond basic engagement as well as highlight the consumer and enterprise trends in 2012.
WANDA MELONI, founder and president of M2 Research, is an industry analyst and market strategist. Wanda has a deep understanding of emerging trends in interactive entertainment, games, and social media. She has been tracking entertainment, development tools, 3D and graphics technologies, and emerging markets and trends for over 15 years. Wanda publishes articles and reports that on the market dynamics affecting development and consumer trends. In addition to her published works, she consults with many of the top companies in the industry, providing custom analysis, investment strategies, strategic positioning and competitive analysis. Prior to starting M2 Research, Wanda was president at DFC Intelligence, working with interactive game clients and custom projects. Early in her career Wanda was a senior analyst at Jon Peddie Research tracking 3D gaming, animation, virtual worlds, 3D web applications, CAD, visual simulation, and enterprise graphics solutions. Follow Wanda on Twitter @wandameloni