International Society for Performance Improvement Arizona Chapter Thanks to our new host: Jobing.com! Celebrating a Quarter Century of Performance Improvement Contact Us: AZ ISPI PO Box 5395 Games: How They Work and When You Should Use Them Goodyear, AZ 85338 Facilitated by: Gary Trotta The Executive Board: President Jim Brown, CPT Games? Do they facilitate learning or are they just fluff? Gary will discuss President@AZISPI.org how games help to make learning more engaging and participative. He VP of Communications explores how we have come to understand how our brain processes Jean Langston, CPT information, the physiology of learning, and how this understanding can CommunicationsVP@AZISPI.org translate into better teaching methods. VP of Finance Keith Bearup Gary will also share tips on how to create games to fit your own situation. FinanceVP@AZISPI.org VP of Programming About the presenter: Gary Trotta, is the CEO of Training Games Inc. Carol Haueter, CPT and Arizona based corporation. Gary holds a Master's Degree in Human ProgramsVP@AZISPI.org Resources and Organization Development from the University of San VP of Membership Francisco and a B.A. in Psychology from New York State University at Barbara Nixon MembershipVP@AZISPI.org Geneseo. He has over 26 years of experience in corporate training and various corporate management positions. He considers himself a "Trainer" VP of Marketing/Webmaster above all else. Theresa Moore MarketingVP@AZISPI.org Training Games Inc. develops and sells “Games to help trainers and VP of Special Events teachers train”. These include all types of learning games from Quiz Show Debbora Woods-Schmitt to Sports games (software products developed in MS Excel and SpecialEvents@AZISPI.org PowerPoint). TGI also develops Icebreaker and Team building games. Our Mission: AZISPI is dedicated to improving the performance of every organization in the State DATE: Wednesday, June 4, 2008 of Arizona through the practice TIME: 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Light Refreshments of Human Performance Technology (HPT). 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Program COST: Free for members, $10 non-members Principles of HPT: RSVP: Jim Brown at President@AZISPI.ORG Focus on Outcomes Take a Systems View NEW LOCATION: Jobing.com: 4747 North 22nd St., Phx, 85016, Adds Value Work in Partnership 2nd floor, Community Room Be Systematic in: o Needs Analysis From the South: 51 North to Highland Ave; right on Highland Ave.; left on o Cause Analysis 22nd St; 2nd drive on the right (Anchor II Bldg). o Design o Development From the North: 51 South exit to Colter St.; Left on Colter St. (which o Implementation becomes Camelback). Left on Camelback Rd.; Right on 22nd St.; on the o Evaluation left in the Anchor II Bldg.