A constant journey in search for¬†balance…

George Kalmpourtzis is a UX & games designer, working in the industry and academia with a great number of games and applications.

Coming from a diverse background, including both arts, education and engineering, George has been interested in the design of intrinsically motivating experiences for the creation of apps & games that have an impact on their users. He has worked as product & UX designer, game designer, producer and studio manager in various indie European countries and has worked with ivy league institutions and international corporations. George has organized and facilitated experience design workshops and trainings all over the world, having cooperated with teachers, academics, social workers, and charismatic individuals who wanted to contribute to their environment.

George holds an Engineering Diploma, a BSc in Education, a MSc in Information Architecture and is currently doing research on participatory design techniques, a prominent area of Human Computer Interaction.


George has received numerous honours and awards in educational gaming competitions and is an active author of academic papers.

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