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Susan Gold

The Global Game Jam
Interim Director, Founder
Susan Gold, an American scholar with a 20 year academic career and positive social impact.  Susan created the Global Game Jam, a hackathon for games that has transformed the lives of game developers in over 113 countries. She's a proven leader, facilitator and activist trying to do big things that change the world for the better. She is widely regarded for her expertise in the fields of social responsibility, inclusivity, gaming for good, collaboration, education, video games and game jams. Susan wants to leverage the connectivity that  digital games provides us to influence and benefit each other around the world.