Game Hub Scandinavia track at NGC

When: May 23, 2018, from 10:00 to 17:30

Where: Slagthuset in Malmö, Sweden

10:00 – 10:30 – Opening session

Introduction by ÖKS and representative from Norwegian Game Industry

10:30 – 11:30 – The anatomy of a game incubator

We take a closer look at our gaming clusters and their focus on education, innovation, and entrepreneurship.
Panel about entrepreneurship, incubators, and accelerators. What works and what doesn’t.

Speakers: Adonis Flokiou, Mikkel Fledelius Jensen, Petri Ahonen, Flamebait Games and Decochon.

11:30 – 12:00 – Game/music showcase

Decochon shows MuX on stage

12:00 – 13:00 – Lunch

13:00 – 15:00 – Gamification Lab, best practice at cross sector businesses

Businesses outside the game industry met up with game developers to create new services

Speakers: Thomas Lykke Larsen and Björn Marklund

15:00 – 15:30 – Gaming in Norway: An industry in the making

The gaming industry in Sweden, Finland and Denmark creates hundreds of jobs every year – what can Norway do to achieve the same? Recruiting is important and we will present numbers from relevant educational organizations. We will also take a look at clusters, incubators, and new ways to create jobs.

Speakers: Ebba Køber, Lars Utstøl and Martin Adolfsson

15:30 – 17:00 – Asian markets on the rise

Game Hub Scandinavia explores the requirements for entering these markets from various perspectives

Speakers: Per Backlund, Marcus Toftedahl and Shailesh Prabhu

17:00 – 17:30 – Closing words

Speaker: Tove Ingerslev