Ayogo Health Inc

Ayogo Health Inc

Better Through Play: Games & Apps for Patient Engagement & Adherence. Ayogo motivates people to change their lives, one fun social game at a time. We apply the behavioral psychology of games and play to the management of chronic health conditions, and patient adherence.

We are multiple award-winning start-up based in Vancouver’s emerging district for the digital and creative sectors on the Great Northern Way Campus.


Website:
http://www.ayogo.com
Categories:
Mobile, Gaming, Social Media, Startup

Job Opportunities at Ayogo Health Inc

Creative Director
Ayogo is on the hunt for an exceptionally talented Creative Director to help us take our products and services to the next level. As a Creative Director at Ayogo you will not only have the chance... more

News on Ayogo Health Inc

Invoke Event Addresses Fear, the Biggest Roadblock to Innovation in Healthcare Today
On Tuesday, October 8, Invoke Media hosted its second Ideamakers event at Science World, curating and celebrating Canadian visionaries in the integration of healthcare and technology. The event,... more
Interface 2013 Hosts Top Innovative Companies Changing the Landscape of Digital Health
Michael Bidu, CEO of Sanotron opened the second annual event on October 9 and 10 in hopes of creating a dialogue around the ever-changing landscape of digital health—an idea that effects... more
Angel Forum Names Mike Edwards the 2012 BC Angel Investor of the Year
The 32nd Angel Forum took place earlier this week in Vancouver and over 100 entrepreneurs, investors and sponsors were in attendance. The day-long event wrapped up with the Angel Forum crowning... more
BC Tech Companies Contribute to Canadian Exports
The Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Association of British Columbia announced today the 27 finalists for the 30th annual BC Export Awards. The prestigious awards recognize companies and... more
BC Tech Founders Shine at Entrepreneur of Year Awards
The Ernst & Young Entrepreneurs of the Year for the Pacific Region were announced yesterday in Vancouver. Among the winners were some great entrepreneurs that Techvibes has been tracking... more
Canadian Startup Ayogo Proves Video Games Can Be Educational and Healthy – Yet Still Fun
Conventional wisdom equates video games to fat kids. It’s a pretty simple leap of logic. Factor in a TV screen, game controller, junk food, carbonated beverages, too many hours, and... more
The Great Gamification Debate
The Great Gamification Debate held February 2nd at the VFS Cafe in Vancouver produced great insights on what is gamification, and how it can be used in product design. If you weren’t able... more
The Great Gamification Debate: What is Gamification, What is it Good For, and Why Does it Matter?
Vancouver startup Ayogo Games is hosting an event called the Great Gamification Debate, which will bring together "hot button topics and an open bar." Always a good combo. According to the event... more
Vancouver's Rude Boy Games Launches Zwonks, a Mobile Game Leveraging Waterloo's Kik Messenger
Rude Boy Games, a spinoff from Vancouver startup Ayogo Games, has come out of stealthmode to launch Zwonks. A "new twist" on social gaming, Zwonks utilizes instant messaging between friends in its... more
Vancouver's Ayogo launches social game SisterMatch to help women with diabetes
10% of adult women have diabetes. During National Diabetes Month, Vancouver startup Ayogo Games and DiabetesSisters are joining forces to make it easier for women with diabetes to... more
Vancouver's Ayogo Acquires Tandem Learning
Vancouver-born Ayogo, an award-winning game developer, has acquired Tandem Learning, a learning company that develops games and learning solutions. Education is an integral component of... more
Vancouver's Ayogo Partners With USC Center For Body Computing
Vancouver's Ayogo has joined forces with 16 sponsoring companies from all corners of the world to become a founding member of the University of Southern California’s Center for Body... more
Gaming consoles are dinosaurs - or are they? Find out on May 12th
Think gaming consoles are dinosaurs? This event is for you. Think gaming consoles are far from extinct? This event is also for you. With names like Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo, and J. Joly,... more
Health Nutz on APTN makes innovative use of social media in promotion, delivery
Ayogo Games is used to hitting new media gold, but with their latest venture, a television show on APTN, they may have struck comedy gold. The program is called Health Nutz, and it follows the... more
Are you a Credit Master or Debt Prisoner?
Ayogo Games, the Vancouver producer of recently honoured titles like HealthSeeker, is at it agaion. This time they’ve got a Facebook-based game that quizzes users on different topics around... more
Ayogo Games, Moderation Town honoured on Digital Hot List
Ayogo Games, the Vancouver-based maker of titles like HealthSeeker, the Need for Speed Nitro and Hockey Pool Pro, has been named this year’s winner of the 2010 Digital Hot List at nextMEDIA.... more
nextMEDIA announces finalists for the 2010 Digital Hot List
While nextMEDIA’s Canadian New Media Awards aren’t until December 1st, for some companies, an even more important opportunity for recognition and exposure comes in the two days... more
GROW Conference Challenge Day includes Crabs and Kites
GROW 2010 is a three day technology conference that will bring together leading entrepreneurs, thinkers, influencers and investors from Silicon Valley and Canada to inspire innovation and... more
Vancouver video games with social impact: improve health, smarts, the environment
Social gaming has an arguably bad rap with critics - it's a world time-consuming, money-sucking, low-budget games that have you manage virtual farms or engage in virtual gang fights. But some... more
New Facebook game rewards players for making healthy choices
Facebook games are popular, and as the success of Nintendo's Wii Fit proved games that promise to help you get healthy are even more popular.  The combination of the two, a Facebook game with... more
LPV9 pre-coverage: An interview with Michael Fergusson from Ayogo Games
This is the third post in a series dedicated to covering the entries at Launch Party Vancouver 9. Today, I talk with Michael Fergusson of Ayogo Games. KT: Give our readers... more
Launch Party Vancouver 9 picks startups to Demo
After a long hiatus, Launch Party Vancouver is back on June 17th at the Roundhouse in Yaletown to kick off the summer season. This time around they've got a bigger venue, some special guests... more
Rational Choice Theory, Social Games and Game Design
The following is a guest post by Vancouver's Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo Games. This post is a cross-post and part of an ongoing series that discusses the business side of casual social games.... more
Social Games Do Psychology the Best
The following is a guest post by Vancouver's Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo Games. This post is part of an ongoing series – originally posted on Ayogo's blog – that discusses the... more
Achievements, Social Games and Virtual Goods
The following is a guest post by Vancouver's Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo Games. This post is part of an ongoing series that discusses the business side of casual social games. In our last... more
Game Design, Virtual Goods and Social Games
The following is a guest post by Vancouver's Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo Games. Ayogo creates innovative gaming experiences enjoyed on social networks and mobile platforms. This post is part of... more
Jelly Beans in a Jar: Hot Hands, Game Design and Social Games
The following is a guest post by Vancouver's Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo Games. Ayogo creates innovative gaming experiences enjoyed on social networks and mobile platforms. This post is part of... more
The Secrets of Engaging Game Design
The following is a guest post by Vancouver's Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo Games. Ayogo creates innovative gaming experiences enjoyed on social networks and mobile platforms. This post is part of... more
Understanding Game Design Will Make Your Life Better
The following is a guest post by Vancouver's Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo Games. Ayogo creates innovative gaming experiences enjoyed on social networks and mobile platforms. This post is part of... more


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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada