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Siddharth Jain

Playware Studios Pvt. Ltd.
Founder, Chief Creative Director

Siddharth Jain is the Founder and Chief Creative Director of Playware Studios Pte Ltd. Playware is an award winning Serious Games company known for Edtech innovation.

Established in 2005, Playware has been selected for and participated in such Singapore national initiatives as the FutureSchools@SG by the National Research Foundation and the Ministry of Education, Classroom of the Future by the National Institute of Education and SkillsFuture by the Workforce Development Authority. Beyond Singapore, Playware has also worked with the Centre for Learning Innovation, DET, NSW, Australia and the Media and In-Service Centre (E-Hijra) Initiative in Brunei.   

Over the years Playware has delivered over 200 educational games and simulations and won International recognition and awards such as: the Brandon Hall Group Awards for Excellence in Technology and Excellence in Education, Microsoft Partner of the Year (Public Sector Education), BETT Asia and IDA Award for EdTech Innovation and the Innovplus Flame Award from WDA Singapore.

Playware’s patented 3DHive.mobi mobile serious games authoring and distribution platform is used by Hospitals and Corporates and Government institutions like the Civil Service College, Singapore Airlines, Health Promotion Board and SAP.   

 

Siddharth guest lectures at the Nanyang Technology University, Institute for Adult Learning and the Singapore Institute of Management and is an expert panellist on the National Infocomm Competency Framework. He is retired international level professional gamer and frequently blogs about his video-game, table top and board game sessions with his two daughters.