Dale Linegar

Developer for Oztron
Researcher for Oztron
Advocate for Simulation Australasia


Dale Linegar is the founder and Managing Director of Oztron. 
A former lecturer and research fellow, Dale has won a wide range of awards for his work creating serious games and simulations for education and training.
Dale is an owner and director of vPlay, a virtual role play tool for educators, as well as Support Directory, a leading online directory of all Australian disability support providers.
Dale is also a co-founder of The Lab - a nationwide network of technology clubs for young people with Asperger's Syndrome which now operates in over 15 locations across Australia.
Dale has co-authored a wide range of publications related to the use of serious games, simulations and virtual environments in education.
Dale is also the current Serious Games Convenor for the Australasian Simulation Congress which includes running the Serious Games  Showcase and Challenge Australasia.
To learn more about Dale's work visit http://www.oztron.com.
 


Projects

See http://www.oztron.com


Awards

2013 – The Whitecard Game

Grand Prize – Australia/NZ Serious Games Showcase & Challenge Simtect 2013

2013 – The Whitecard Game

Bronze Prize – IMS Global Learning Consortium 2013 Learning Impact Awards

2013 – The Lab

Victoria University Vice-Chancellor’s Award

2012 – The Whitecard Game

Silver Prize – Australia Regional IMS Learning Impact Awards 2013

2011 – The Lab

Inclusive Business Achievement Award – Maribyrnong Inclusive Recognition Awards

2010 – Connected Lives

Business-Higher Education Round Table Award for Best Community Engagement

2009 – Avatar Project

Australian Community Technology Award for Community Technology Innovator of the Year

Publications

Author(s): Stefan Schutt, Dale Linegar, education
Chapter
2015/09/01

The integration of emerging technologies in higher education presents a new set of challenges and opportunities for educators. With a growing need for customized lesson plans in online education, educators are rethinking the design and development of their learning environments. Utilizing Virtual and Personal Learning Environments for Optimal Learning expertly combines informative chapters and...


Organisations

Serious games and Simulations for education and training. For over eleven years we have created exceptional digital solutions for a wide range of clients and purposes. We build relationships, and pride ourselves on never losing a client. Founded in 2005 in Melbourne, Australia, our services were soon in demand from many major universities and organisations around the world....


Contact

Dale Linegar
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Developer for Oztron
Position: Managing Director
17/31 Queen St, Melbourne VIC 3000
http://www.oztron.com
Researcher for Oztron
Position: Managing Director
17/31 Queen St, Melbourne VIC 3000
http://www.oztron.com
Advocate for Simulation Australasia
Position: Serious Games Convenor
1284 South Rd, Clovelly Park SA 5042
http://www.simulationcongress.com/sgsca