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Game Industry Leadership Day 2019

Game Industry Leadership Day 2019

In the end of September IGDA Finland organized international games leadership conference in Helsinki. Finnish game industry has grown and matured over the last two decades and there is a growing need for better leadership models. At the end of 80’s game development in Finland started to be more of a team effort than a one-man job and in 2018 Finnish Game industry employed about 3200

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Diversity and inclusion in tech

Diversity and inclusion in tech

Future Female is a network dedicated to inspire and promote women who are working, or interested in working, in tech and other digital industries. In August they arranged after-work seminar on the diversity and inclusion in tech in co-operation with New Things Co, Talented, Inklusiiv and Futurice. Recording of the seminar is also available. Where are we now? Diversity is something tech is lacking,

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Making the game better at Nordic Game Conference in Malmö

Making the game better at Nordic Game Conference in Malmö

Nordic Game Conference in Malmö has grown to be the most significant game industry professionals gathering in Europe during its 15 years. In 2018 over 2000 game industry professionals and students enjoyed presentations by over 178 speakers at Nordic Game 2018 (NG18). This year’s NG18 had an Impact track, which caught the eye of GameChangers –project as the sessions promised to make us think

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GameChangers meet-up with ROVIO

GameChangers meet-up with ROVIO

Special guest speaker in our April meet-up was Sophie Vo from ROVIO. Working with different mobile game companies in Europe has taught Sophie a lot about F2P games and teamwork behind the games. Sophie told about her own experiences and encouraged the participants to tap in to their passion and heart, to ensure good game development and excellent teamwork. Sophie’s amazing talk and Q&A

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GameChangers meet-up with Red Stage Entertainment

GameChangers meet-up with Red Stage Entertainment

GameChangers had invited Marjaana Auranen from Red Stage Entertainment to join our morning meet-up on Friday 23rd of March. Marjaana told the audience of our our sold out event, about founding a game company and her own background, answered all our questions  and showed us a glimpse of the studios upcoming game: Skábma – Polar Night. GameChangers host casual meet-ups monthly in Lahti. Check

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