Turkey’s first gamification hackathon organized by GamFed Ambassador (Turkey) Ercan Altuğ Yılmaz

Hello from Bahçeşehir University Istanbul, Turkey. The place where Turkey’s first gamification hackathon just happened last month. Gamfed Ambassador (Turkey) Ercan Altuğ Yılmaz organized this event at the Bahçeşehir University Game Design Campus in Istanbul, Turkey where he lecturers on gamification. 11 company and 11 student teams worked on a project for 48 hours.

Participants of Turkey’s first gamification hackathon

 

A successful event

The winning team make a project on hiring new talent for Turkcell, the leading GSM operator in Turkey, called GNCYTNK1440 app. Students will be able to attend GNCYTNK1440 with some gamified applications such as missions, levels and badges. The winning team won Gamification Europe tickets as a reward.

Original Turkish post and videos can be viewed here.

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