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Thursday, June 23 • 11:45am - 12:00pm
Gaming for Good: A Disruptive Innovation

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Whether in the movies or in the media, gamers often are stereotyped as loners, slacktavists and introverts and linked to violent video games. However, the donation data disproves these myths. Gamers are generous, caring, team-oriented and they know how to solve problems. Gamers coming together for a common cause can change the world and be a “Life Force” for good. Over the past four years, gamers have helped to fund more than $20 million of programs for Save the Children including #GamingTuesday. You do not have to be a gamer nor a large organization to learn from gamers.


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Ettore Rossetti

Senior Director of Social Business Strategy & Innovation, Save the Children
Ettoré Rossetti is the Senior Director of Social Business Strategy & Innovation at the global nonprofit organization, Save the Children. His purview includes social media, live-streaming, charity gaming and innovative fundraising. Ettoré has been with Save the Children for 10 years and has been practicing the trade of digital marketing for more than a decade. He was awarded the 2015 American... Read More →


Thursday June 23, 2016 11:45am - 12:00pm
Room 104

Attendees (48)