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Jerry Fuqua

The Octalysis Group
Operations Director
Octalysis Group
Jerry is currently the Operations Director at The Octalysis Group, which combines research in Game Design, Motivational Psychology, and Behavioral Economics to drive engagement ROIs for clients. He has worked extensively with technology-based industries and government organizations to help develop and foster successful corporate strategies, including game based solutions.

Prior to his involvement with gamification, Jerry was an active researcher in numerical modeling for NOAA, robotics and artificial intelligence with the Navy, and was a co-founder of two Internet companies - Surgery.com and Worldpoint Interactive.

Jerry has also consulted with Sony, Stanford, UCLA, and served on the executive committee for the MIT-Stanford Venture Lab (VLAB).