​​E-Gaming Symposium at SeAMK on 16-17 April 2024

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SeAMK is organising a symposium on e-gaming on 16-17 April in collaboration with JAMK and Vancouver Island University.

Pre-registration is required for the event.

Preliminary programme

April 16, 2024

10.00–10.15 am Welcome | President Dr. Jaakko Hallila, Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences
10.15–11.00 am Future of Nordic eSports | Miika Pulkkinen, Finnish Esport Federation
11.00–11.45 am Social Network Analysis of the Video Gaming Ecosystem | Dr. Bonita Russell, Dr. Bronwen Russell, Vancouver Island University, Canada
01.30–02.15 pm Influencers and Brands | Dr. Oscar Ruelas, Vancouver Island University, Canada
02.30-03.15 pm The Short History of Esports Business | Kimmo Kulmala, Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences
03.30–04.30 pm Panel discussion | Perspectives to Gaming Culture


April 17, 2024

09.00–09.15 am Opening Remarks for Day 2
09.15–10.00 am Center of Expertise in Esports in Central Finland | Tuomas Rauhansalo, Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences
10.15–11.00 am The Introduction to the University Research Database | Maria Ruotsalainen, University of Jyväskylä
11.00–11.30 am Differences in Onsite and Online Coaching in Esports| Perttu Leppä and Heikki Peltonen, Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences
01.00–02.45 pm The Future of the Gaming Education and Research | Workshop
02.45–03.00 pm Closing Remarks | Dr. Anne-Maria Aho, Faculty Dean of Technology and Business

Programme may be subject to change.

Participation at the event is free of charge, but registration is compulsory.

See the introductions of the speakers here »