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ICT ShowRoom 2016

Start date: March 10th 2016

ICT ShowRoom is an exhibition and a competition, in which students of the ICT House present their project work done during the past year.

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IGDA Finland Turku Hub March Gathering with Rival Games and Shark Punch

Start date: March 9th 2016

The March IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering will rival the best and pack a punch! (puns very much intended). Join us at Hunter's Inn to share a pint with fellow game developers and enthusiasts, try out a few upcoming games in the demo corner and learn from our guest speakers.

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King & Defold presentations and gathering with IGDA Finland Turku Hub

Start date: Feb. 10th 2016

IGDA Finland Turku Hub is happy to host King and with them: Defold, the free 2D Game Engine for a seminar during the day and a gathering in the night. To have an early sneak peek, head over to http://www.defold.com/.

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Games For Health Finland

Start date: Dec. 10th 2015

Games for Health Finland Conference is an annual conference where care providers, scientists and game developers congregate and exchange the latest news regarding applied games.

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IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering with Epic Games

Start date: April 23rd 2015

Hey hey hey it's time for another gathering of game developers and enthusiasts this time with an epic guest: Sjoerd De Jong, who will be presenting us The Unreal Engine 4 in detail starting around 18:15.

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Turku Game Day meets an annual meeting for Finnish game scholars

Start date: April 22nd 2015

Welcome to the jungle! Two days of full action and great news about game industry! Limited space at workshops so be quick!

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Nordic Recipe for Success

Start date: Oct. 30th 2014

Nordic Recipe for Success seminar celebrates the 100th anniversary of Finnish animation and the 20th anniversary of the acclaimed Turku Arts Academy animation school. The seminar focuses on identifying strengths of Nordic animation and discovering opportunities for cooperation in production and training.

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Game Monetization Design

Start date: Sept. 4th 2014

Learn to understand what kind of thinking and skills are needed in order to design, produce and market free to play games. Video lectures by Aalto Ventures Program.

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gamesmatch@gamescom

Start date: Aug. 13th 2014

Gamesmatch is a quick and easy way to meet new potential cooperation partners organizet at Gamescom trade fair. Free of charge. The Enterprise Europe Network experts assist and support you during the gamesmatch.

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Media & Message

Start date: Aug. 6th 2014

Matchmaking event for screenwriters, producers and game developers. FREE OF CHARGE

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Unreal Engine presentation

Start date: Aug. 5th 2014

Epic Games Inc, an American video game developer company, will visit Turku to introduce Unreal Engine 4.

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IGDA Finland Turku Hub June Gathering with Boomlagoon

Start date: June 12th 2014

Welcome Boomlagoon to IGDA Finland Turku Hub's Gathering! If you have not heard, the game company Boomlagoon is the latest in the series of Finnish game startups that have raised a significant amount of venture capital ($3.6M) in the near history. The company has been brought up by industry veterans with background working with Rovio, Digital Chocolate, Recoil Games and VALVE. The VP of Design, Arttu Mäki will join us and give a presentation about Boomlagoon, their other works and some exciting details about their upcoming game. Drinks are sponsored! Timetable: Doors open: 1700 Presentation: 18:30 Welcome!

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Pelinkehityksen vierailuluentosarja

Start date: May 9th 2014

Jouni Mannonen (Mountain Sheep): tba

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Pelinkehityksen vierailuluentosarja

Start date: April 25th 2014

Tatu Laine (NordicEdu): Playfulness, gamification and complex game design: When and why?

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Pelinkehityksen vierailuluentosarja

Start date: April 11th 2014

Jim Stenman (Rammin’ Speed): CEO:n rooli peliyrityksessä

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Pelinkehityksen vierailuluentosarja

Start date: April 4th 2014

Lauri Järvenpää (Treehouse): tba

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Paikkatietoa ja avointa dataa

Start date: April 1st 2014

Paikkatietoaineistojen ja avoimen datan hyödyntäminen sovelluskehityksessä -info.

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Pelinkehityksen vierailuluentosarja

Start date: March 28th 2014

Janne Karhu (Delicode): Basics of real-time motion capture with Delicode NI mate

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Pelinkehityksen vierailuluentosarja

Start date: March 21st 2014

Mikko Tyni (Fragment Productions): PK-peliyrityksen alku ja arki

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SCORE – Music from video games

Start date: March 20th 2014

Turun filharmonisen orkesterin järjestämät SCORE -pelimusiikkikonsertit torstaina 20.3. klo 19 ja lauan-taina 22.3. klo 14 Turun konserttitalolla.

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Pelinkehityksen vierailuluentosarja

Start date: March 14th 2014

Iraklis Grous (LudiCreations): Finding funding from family, friends, fools & fans (via Kickstarter)

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IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering

Start date: March 4th 2014

Welcome to the February IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering! Looks like we've found a good new place for our gathering so now we can shift our focus to have something more going on in the events in the future! Hopefully many of from the Turku Game Day will accompany us in the evening! IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering is co-arranged with the Turku Game Development Club LOAD.

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Turku Game Day 2014

Start date: March 4th 2014

Turku Game Day is here again! Welcome to hear the latest and greatest about Finnish game industry. Learn, network and be inspired by the leading speakers and energetic game developer community.

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February IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering

Start date: Feb. 12th 2014

Let's hope we don't get some good old fashioned bad karma this time and that the venue will be operating for another time too. WELCOME to another IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering! We've yet again found a new venue with an excellent assortment of beers and atmosphere. We hope you like it. We'll be starting the networking and beer drinking at 17:00. If you'd like to present something in the gathering, contact the organizer! IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering is co-arranged with the Turku Game Development Club LOAD.

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LevelUp your Game by Unity & Microsoft

Start date: Jan. 16th 2014

Join us and either create a new game or port your existing game. Take it to the Windows platform and reach NEW AUDIENCES, WIN DEVICES AND PARTY WITH IGDA.

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December IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering

Start date: Dec. 19th 2013

Welcome again to another gathering in Bar Bryssel! This time we'll have a community thing going on, so the microphone will be open to those who want to have a word with the scene. So if you for example have a game demo you want to show off, now is your chance, contact the organizer! As a special guest, we'll have Taneli Armanto, the creator of the legendary SNAKE game! He is going to shed some light into how the game Snake came to be! You'll hear more only if you come to the gathering and listen to it for yourself! Schedule: 17:00 Doors are open, put your game face on. ~18:20 Presentation by Taneli Armanto, the Snake Game Guy! ~18:40 Presentation by Vitali Kirpu, who just got his game Pixel Piracy greenlit in Steam! 22:00 Arcadia Lounge's private doors open for everyone and it's time to hit another bar or stay, your choice!

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December IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering

Start date: Dec. 19th 2013

Welcome again to another gathering in Bar Bryssel! This time we'll have a community thing going on, so the microphone will be open to those who want to have a word with the scene. So if you for example have a game demo you want to show off, now is your chance, contact the organizer! As a special guest, we'll have Taneli Armanto, the creator of the legendary SNAKE game! He is going to shed some light into how the game Snake came to be! You'll hear more only if you come to the gathering and listen to it for yourself! Schedule: 17:00 Doors are open, put your game face on. ~18:20 Presentation by Taneli Armanto, the Snake Game Guy! ~18:40 Presentation by Vitali Kirpu, who just got his game Pixel Piracy greenlit in Steam! 22:00 Arcadia Lounge's private doors open for everyone and it's time to hit another bar or stay, your choice!

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User Acquisition training

Start date: Nov. 28th 2013

A training organized for game companies and others interested in the gaming industry. The subject of the event is Marketing and especially User Acquisition.

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IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering with TicBits

Start date: Nov. 20th 2013

IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering with TicBits It might be cold and dark outside already, but inside the next IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering, you will find game developers with warm welcomes and a hot sauna! It's time to gather again and share a drink with your fellow game developers in a night sponsored by the Turku based TicBits! TicBits has been patiently growing their games business in Turku for over 3 years with great success! One of their first games iAssociate 2 was a huge success and with the help of other game releases, they've been able to establish a great portfolio of games and are ramping up the gears with more exciting releases coming up! Drinks and SOMETHING YOU CAN EAT are sponsored! Schedule: 17:00 Doors are open, put your game face on. 18:XX TicBits presention 22:00 Arcadia Lounge's private doors open for everyone and it's time to hit another bar or stay, your choice!

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Learncraft hackathon

Start date: Nov. 16th 2013

ComBounD järjestää yhteistyössä VARMO-hankkeen kanssa 24-tuntisen koodaustapahtuman Turun AMK:n Salon toimipisteellä.

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Pelifirman rahoitus -mistä rahaa peliyritykselle?

Start date: Nov. 6th 2013

Tekesin rahoitusmuodot peliyrityksille, pelifirman rahoituskelpoisuus ja rahoitusvaihtoehdot, joukkorahoitus.

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Course: Multiplayer Computer Games

Start date: Oct. 29th 2013

Multiplayer computer games are distributed applications, which require real-time interaction, consistent view on data and secure communication between the participants. This course focuses on realizing these goals in a networked environment.

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IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering with Game Turku & Wargaming

Start date: Oct. 9th 2013

IGDA Finland Turku Hub Gathering with Game Turku & Wargaming.net Meet passionate game developers, students and hobbyists in a night sponsored by Game Turku and Turku Science Park with a special guest, Wargaming.net The gathering will be held at Bar Bryssel's Arcadia Lounge. The Arcadia Lounge's bar and staff are at our disposal for the night and so is the Sauna! Presentations start some time after 18:15.

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Introduction to Game Development Tools

Start date: Sept. 11th 2013

The aim of the course is to familiarize the students with the game development process and software tools.

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