Kevin Werbach is a leading expert on the legal, business, and public policy aspects of the Network Age. He is an Associate Professor of Legal Studies at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and the founder of Supernova Group, a technology consulting firm. On Coursera, he is the creator and instructor of the GamificationMOOC. Werbach was a member of the Obama Administration's Presidential Transition Team, and served as an expert advisor to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration. For nine years he organized Supernova, a leading executive technology conference. Werbach was previously the Editor of Release 1.0: Esther Dyson's Monthly Report, and served as Counsel for New Technology Policy at the FCC during the Clinton Administration, where he helped develop the U.S. Government's Internet and e-commerce policies.
<br>A leader in the emerging field of gamification, Werbach was named Wharton’s first Iron Prof for his presentation, “All I Really Needed to Know I Learned in World of Warcraft.” The co-organizer of the first-ever business school gamification course, Werbach is also the co-author (with Dan Hunter) of For the Win: How Game Thinking Can Revolutionize Your Business, a guide to gamification as a business practice. Follow him on Twitter at @kwerb.