Valentina Rao

Owner & Interaction designer Playful Pandas / Blues Buddies (The Netherlands)

For two years Valentina has been working on a research project for a PhD at Utrecht University about under-standing persuasive strategies for serious games. Currently she is working on developing “playful solutions to life problems”, helping design Playful Pandas “Blues Buddies” iPhone app. Depression is something we usually hide. But maybe there’s an app that will bring us closer to somebody in the same state of mind?