Rudy Boonekamp is a scientific researcher at the Training and Performance Innovations department at TNO. He is a simulation and serious gaming expert and specializes in the design of user experience, modelling of expert knowledge and the use of innovative technologies for training, experimentation and behavioral change, in both the military and civil domain. Rudy holds a Master of Science degree in Information Science from the University of Utrecht in the Netherlands with a specialization in Content and Knowledge engineering.
In this article we describe how we used the concepts of serious gaming and crowd-sourcing to design, develop and play-test a game to train tactical creativity for staff officers (level 5-6, battalion and brigade) in the RNLA. In the game,… Read More