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  3. Thursday, 14 February 2019
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Dear TechNet colleagues,

JSI in collaboration with SNTL Publishing and with support from Gavi the Vaccine Alliance are pleased to introduce to you Gaming Week! During the week of February 18th 2019, you will get a chance to play a System Design Game for Immunization Supply Chains which is based on the yeepa platform to test your skills and understand concepts of supply chain management. It can be played by anyone hoping to build their knowledge around key supply chain principles and management of health commodities from policymakers and program managers, to service providers, storekeepers, technical assistance providers, and public- and private-sector partners (not only those with experience in immunization programmes as the name of the game implies). You can play anywhere and anytime as long as you have your laptop, phone or any other internet connected hand-held device.

You will be playing against your fellow TechNet colleagues, IAPHL as well as John Snow Inc. (JSI) who have volunteered to form a group and enter the competition.

 

Register today to get ready for the games next week!

 

Instructions to register: Type in the url: https://www.isc-design.games/

Enter the registration code: 6918 and click on the “Create account” tab. It will lead you to a page where you can create their profile.

You must enter your Nickname which becomes your login username and how other players will identify you. You must also enter your email address and a password. For subsequent logins, you will not login using a registration code but rather using your email/Nickname and Password. Please remember or note down your email/nickname and password before proceeding.

How to play:

Once logged in, you will be directed to the landing page where you will see the System Design for Immunization Supply Chains (iSC). Click on this game.

For the purpose of gaming week and in order to be in the running to win a prize, you should select the Play Along tab. Under the Play Along modality, the server randomly assigns you to a gaming group.

You will be playing against your TechNet colleagues that are online at the same time as you are as well as other participants from other groups.

How the game works:

The game takes the format of multiple choice questions. Each round consists of 6 multiple-choice question. Subsequent rounds are programmed to consist of 60% new questions and 40% repeated questions. You score points for getting questions right as well as how fast you respond. This is captured by the jackpot feature, located on the upper right-hand corner of your screen.

 

 

To maximize your points, you should click on the Jackpot feature prior to answering the question, if you are certain of the correct answer. The fastest player to answer correctly wins all the points in the Jackpot. However, should you answer incorrectly after clicking on the Jackpot, you lose ALL your accumulated points collected during the round.

The game will be activated on Monday February 18th 2019 at 9am East African Time (EAT) and ends on Friday February 22nd 2019 at 4pm (EAT). The player with the highest score by the end of the week will be profiled on IAPHL! Remember, the more you play, the more you stand a chance to win!

HAPPY GAMING! Best, Zoya Mohamed Supply Chain Analyst - JSI

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Dear TechNet colleagues,

Gaming week is officially here and the System Design game for Immunization Supply Chains has been activated!

If you have already registered and created an account, you can start gaming right away. For those who haven’t registered, here is how you can register and begin playing:

Instructions to register:

Type in the url: https://www.isc-design.games/

Enter the registration code:  6918 and click on the “Create account” tab. It will lead you to a page where you can create their profile.

You must enter your Nickname which becomes your login username and how other players will identify you. You must also enter your email address and a password. For subsequent logins, you will not login using a registration code but rather using your email/Nickname and Password. Please remember/note down your email/nickname and password before proceeding

How to play:

Once logged in, you will be directed to the landing page where you will see the System Design for Immunization Supply Chains (iSC). Click on this game.

For the purpose of gaming week and in order to be in the running to win a prize, you should select the Play Along tab. Under the Play Along modality, the server randomly assigns you to a gaming group. You will be playing against your IAPHL colleagues that are online at the same time as you are as well as other participants from other groups.

How the game works:

The game takes the format of multiple choice questions. Each round consists of 6 multiple-choice question. Subsequent sounds are programmed to consist of 60% new questions and 40% repeated questions. You score points for getting questions right as well as how fast you respond. This is captured by the jackpot feature, located on the upper right-hand corner of your screen.

To maximize your points, you should click on the Jackpot feature prior to answering the question, if you are certain of the correct answer. The fastest player to answer correctly wins all the points in the Jackpot. However, should you answer incorrectly after clicking on the Jackpot, you lose ALL your accumulated points collected during the round.

HAPPY GAMING!!

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Dear colleagues,

Welcome to day 2 of gaming week – a collaboration between JSI and SNTL Publishing with support from Gavi the Vaccine Alliance.

As it stands Mubee is in the lead with a score of 52,000 and the group currently topping the table is Logistimo India Private Ltd.

Keep gaming to increase your chances at winning!

If you have already registered and created an account, you can start gaming right away. For those who haven’t registered, follow instructions in this discussion thread to begin playing!

 

 

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Wednesday Feb 20th 2019

Dear colleagues,

Welcome to day 3 of gaming week – a collaboration between JSI and SNTL Publishing with support from Gavi the Vaccine Alliance.

As it stands Mubee is still in the lead with a score of 118258 points and Logistimo India Private Ltd have also maintained their lead with a mean score of 29932.

The following questions have been answered most correctly with a success score of 98.8%:

  • Sustainable supply chain models if properly implemented would help a public health supply chain ____________
  • TRUE or FALSE: Generally, supply chains should be designed to support the characteristics of the commodities they handle and the customers they serve
  • True or False: Data for a Health Management Information System (HMIS) are collected and recorded daily, and usually compiled or reported monthly or quarterly

Do you know the answers to these questions? Test your supply chain knowledge and skills by following the instructions below:

Instructions to register:

Type in the url: https://www.isc-design.games/

Enter the registration code: 6918 and click on the “Create account” tab. It will lead you to a page where you can create their profile.

You must enter your Nickname which becomes your login username and how other players will identify you. You must also enter your email address and a password. For subsequent logins, you will not login using a registration code but rather using your email/Nickname and Password. Please remember/note down your email/nickname and password before proceeding

How to play:

Once logged in, you will be directed to the landing page where you will see the System Design for Immunization Supply Chains (iSC) game. Click on this game.

For the purpose of gaming week and in order to be in the running to win a prize, you should select the Play Along tab. Under the Play Along modality, the server randomly assigns you to a gaming group. You will be playing against your IAPHL colleagues that are online at the same time as you are as well as other participants from other groups.

How the game works:

The game takes the format of multiple choice questions. Each round consists of 6 multiple-choice question. Subsequent sounds are programmed to consist of 60% new questions and 40% repeated questions. You score points for getting questions right as well as how fast you respond. This is captured by the jackpot feature, located on the upper right-hand corner of your screen.

To maximize your points, you should click on the Jackpot feature prior to answering the question, if you are certain of the correct answer. The fastest player to answer correctly wins all the points in the Jackpot. However, should you answer incorrectly after clicking on the Jackpot, you lose ALL your accumulated points collected during the round.

Remember, the more you play the better your chance of winning!

HAPPY GAMING!

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Dear TechNet members,

Gaming week has officially ended!

On behalf of JSI, SNTL Publishing, and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, we thank you all for your participation and enthusiasm and congratulations on the great performance!

We had more than 250 players registered and questions were answered over 14300 times!

We hope that the game was useful in building your supply chain knowledge and you can apply some of the concepts to best design your supply chain in supporting the availability of products.

We would like to congratulate Mubee who achieved the top score of 283528 and is our gaming week winner! Mrugank Modiya achieved the highest average score of 437 for the week! They will both be profiled on IAPHL.

Logistimo India Private Ltd emerged as the group with highest score with mean game average of 384 followed by John Snow, Inc. Congratulations to all group members who contributed to this achievement!

Should you have any questions please feel free to reach out to Zoya Mohamed at zoya_mohamed@ke.jsi.com     



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