Francesco Cavallari

Founder of Video Games Without Borders

Francesco Cavallari

Founder of Video Games Without Borders

Biography

Francesco has 20 years of experience in the games industry having held both technical and leadership positions at Ubisoft, one the world’s largest video games producing companies.

In 2015 he founded Video Games Without Borders (or VGWB), a nonprofit organization and a global community of people that believe in digital games to change the world for better, and he is now full-time dedicated to oversee its operations.

Francesco supervised the development of the first VGWB game, Antura and the Letters, a smartphone game to improve literacy among Syrian children that are out-of-school because of the conflict, winner of EduApp4Syria international competition and of the Titanium Award for the Best Serious Game of the Year 2017.

Follow the project: ‪@vgwb_org‬
Follow Francesco: @FrancyCavallari
Further Info: http://vgwb.org/

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