Dr. Lennart Nacke is a chair of the Gamification 2013 conference and an Assistant Professor at University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT). He is strongly interested in Game Design and the emerging research area of Gamification. His research focuses on the creation and analysis of digital gaming environments and mechanics. He is chairing the CHI 2014 games and entertainment spotlight and more upcoming game research conferences in 2014 (e.g., DiGRA 2014). His research papers have won honourable mention and best paper awards at premier human-computer interaction conferences (CHI 2011 and CSCW 2012). Follow @acagamic on Twitter for updates.