IPEC intends to stimulate a European debate about the potential of gamification within VET as mechanism for improving SME performance.
As a demonstrator project, IPEC will be presented as a ‘blueprint’ for further innovative uses of gamification within VET. The IPEC project is the first to explore the combined use of gamification and a Project Management methodology designed specifically for the target group - SMEs.
It will bring together two different bodies of knowledge (Project Management and gamification). It will synthesise a new micro-lite Project Management methodology and VET delivery model that incorporates knowledge, skill and gamification elements designed to engage and enable SMEs deliver effective projects.
Lead by INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY TRALEE (Ireland) the project team comprises partners from six different countries, including: