Chris Boesch has over 20 years experience working in the technology industry for companies such as Texas Instruments, Acer, and Dell. During his corporate career, Chris was granted 5 US patents. Chris is currently an Associate Professor (Education) at National University of Singapore and the Deputy Director of the NUS Institute for the Application of Learning Sciences & Educational Technology (ALSET). Chris' research interests include cloud computing, big data analytics, and applying game dynamics in the field of education. Chris holds a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from Auburn University and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Nova Southeastern University.