Vaasa Game Days seminar: Games and Well-Being: Friends or Foes?
During the Vaasa Game Days event on November 27 at the University of Vaasa, there will be organized Vaasa Game Days -seminar on the topic "Games and Well-being: Friends and Foes?"
There will be presented examples of joint projects between universities and companies utilizing gamification. There will also be a panel discussion on the topic of joint research projects using gamification and arranging funding for them. The event is free of charge. Please register at the latest on Monday November 25 by noon. Registration
Vaasa Game Days 27.11.2019
Vaasan yliopisto, Fabriikki 3krs, F362A
13:00 – 15:40
Games and Well-Being: Friends or Foes
Session 1: Examples of collaborative projects
13:00 – 14:20
Panu Kalmi (University of Vaasa): Opening of the seminar
Panu Kalmi (University of Vaasa): Gamified solutions to energy efficiency and circular economy problems: PEEK project
Henna Syrjälä (University of Vaasa): Connecting games and healthy consumption: Examples from Co-creative snacks -project
Mari Huuhka (Gambit Group): Gamification and Health
Break (coffee and cake served)
14:20 – 14:40
Session 2: Games, research and entrepreneurship: perspectives for future collaboration: panel discussion
14:40 – 15:40
Panel discussion lead: Mari K. Niemi (Innolab, University of Vaasa)
Kim Kupiainen, Kajak Games
Vilma Lehtinen, Academy of Finland
Jussi Loukiainen, Platonic Partnership
Mari Pohjanniemi-Kivi, Vaasan Yrittäjät
Kimmo Rautanen, Åbo Akademi
Register for the Event: https://bit.ly/2Noq0Fg . The event is free of charge, but registration is recommended for the purpose of catering service
The event can also followed online live and later on recording. The address for following the presentation live-streamed is https://uwasa.zoom.us/j/745957766 . No pre-registration is required for the live-streaming.
You are warmly welcome!