David Edery is the “Worldwide Games Portfolio Planner” for Xbox Live Arcade. He is also a research affiliate of the MIT Comparative Media Studies Program (CMS). Prior to joining Microsoft, David was the MIT CMS Program’s “Associate Director for Special Projects”. During that time, David co-founded the Convergence Culture Consortium (C3), a research partnership with corporations such as MTV Networks, Turner Broadcasting, and GSD&M. David also contributed to the growth of the CMS program’s game design curriculum, and managed Cyclescore, an exertainment project fusing original video games and stationary exercise equipment. David received his MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and his BA (English Literature) from Brandeis University.



David received his MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he concentrated on marketing and innovation. Prior to receiving his MBA, David worked as a software engineer for several years, during which time he founded a successful software development and consulting firm. David received his BA in English Literature from Brandeis University.

Summits Attended

iMedia Brand Summit

Bonita Springs, Florida