Amy Jo Kim

Amy Jo Kim
Co-Founder, CEO, ShuffleBrain

Website | @amyjokim

Amy Jo Kim is an internationally recognized expert in online social architecture. She has designed social architecture for Electronic Arts/Maxis/Origin, Digital Chocolate, MTV/Harmonix, eBay,, Yahoo!, and others. Her influential book Community Building on the Web (published 2000), translated into 7 languages, is required reading in universities and game companies around the world. She has a PhD in Behavioral Neuroscience from University of Washington, and a BA in Experimental Psychology from UCSD.


Keynote Keynote Room - 3rd Level
Please note: This and all other keynotes will be live streamed and recorded.
Amy Jo Kim (ShuffleBrain)
Average rating: ***..
(3.85, 20 ratings)
Games are infiltrating every aspect of daily life. Early-on, "gamification" meant adding simple game mechanics like points, badges and leaderboards to websites and apps. But that's not what makes games truly compelling. Good games take players on a journey, giving them something the learn and master. Read more.
  • Bundle
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • .CO
  • Serve (amex)
  • Tagged
  • Berlin Partner
  • IBT
  • OpenSRS
  • PR Newswire
  • RIM
  • SoftLayer
  • StrataScale Inc.
  • TokBox

Ally Parker

Kaitlin Pike
(415) 947-6306

View a complete list of Web 2.0 Expo contacts.