Head of Sci-Tech Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Dumb-it-down OR not: Content complexity in edu-game design!
Dr. Rajiv Vaid Basaiawmoit, Ph.D., MBA, is the Head of Sci-Tech Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Aarhus University, Denmark. He is an award-winning Entrepreneurship Educator and works at the intersection between innovation, entrepreneurship, interdisciplinary-collaboration and gamification. He designs and embeds Entrepreneurship into curricular education. He is an invited keynote speaker at many conferences and events around the globe and he has spoken on various well-known platforms such as TEDx, ECS and NATO-CoE. Rajiv’s multi-specialty achievements and interests have spawned various inter-disciplinary collaborations with disparate entities and individuals that range from artists to scientists, to philosophers to entrepreneurs as well as Museums, Communication agencies, Game studios and of course universities and schools. Rajiv is also an academic entrepreneur and via his game-design studio called Biosymfonix EduGames they have produced an award-winning board game ESHIP:NavigatingUncertainty, which in just over 30 months is currently in use in over 50 different institutions across 20 different countries.