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David Gagnon

David Gagnon

Expert on educational video games, location-based video games, mixed reality (VR, AR), museum video games and big-data analysis of games

Researcher, Wisconsin Center for Education Research; Director, Field Day Lab School of Education Work: 608-279-8373 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @fielddaylab


  • Educational video games
  • Location-based and mobile video games
  • Mixed Reality, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality (MR, AR, VR and xR)
  • Museum video games
  • Educational data mining of video game log data


  • Consulted with various national institutions including the United States White House, Smithsonian, Library of Congress, California Academy of Science, and Minnesota Historical Society.
  • Games created by Field Day are be played by 1.5 million users yearly and are used internationally.