​​E-Gaming Symposium | SeAMK.fi

​​E-Gaming Symposium

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

The programme will be updated on this page during February. Pre-registration is required for the event.


Preliminary programme

April 16, 2024

10.00–10.15 am  SeAMK President Dr. Jaakko Hallila: Welcome Message
10.15–11.00 am  Key Note: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

12.00am  Noon Lunch Break
01.30–02.15 pm  Influencers and Brands. Dr. Oscar Ruelas, Vancouver Island University, Canada
02.30-03.15 pm  will be annouced later
03.30–04.30 pm  Panel discussion
04.30–04.45 pm  Closing Words

April 17, 2024

09.00–09.15 am  Opening Remarks for Day 2. E-Sport Speaker JAMK
09.15–10.00 am  Center of Expertise in Esports in Central Finland | Tuomas Rauhansalo
10.15–11.00 am  The introduction to the University research database  Tero Kerttula, Maria Ruotsalainen
11.00–11.30 am  Differences in onsite and online coaching in esports | Perttu Leppä, Heikki Peltonen
12.00–13.00 pm Lunch Break
01.00–02.45 pm  will be annouced later
02.45–03.00 pm Closing Remarks: Dr. Anne-Maria Aho: Faculty Dean of Technology and Business