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#XmasJKL 2023 – The Finnish Game Industry Business Seminar (Jyväskylä)

10.11.2023 - 10:00 - 23:30

10€ – 155€

#XmasJKL 10th of Nov 2023

Join us for an exciting in-person event, #XmasJKL 2023 – The Finnish Game Industry Business Seminar, on Fri Nov 10, 2023 at 10:00 AM. This seminar will take place at Ilokivi, Keskussairaalantie 2, 40100 Jyväskylä, offering a fantastic opportunity to network and learn from industry experts.

Read More: https://www.xmasjkl.com

Discover the latest trends and insights in the Finnish game industry, as well as valuable business strategies. Gain valuable knowledge from renowned speakers, engage in interactive discussions, and forge new connections with like-minded professionals.

Whether you’re a game developer, entrepreneur, investor, or simply interested in the gaming world, #XmasJKL 2023 is the place to be. Don’t miss out on this incredible event that promises to inspire, educate, and entertain.

Mark your calendar, and get ready to level up your game industry expertise at #XmasJKL 2023 – The Finnish Game Industry Business Seminar!

The event is fully in English.

The Venue – Ilokivi

#XmasJKL 2023 – Shall be held this year at the legendary Ilokivi Venue, Keskussairaalantie 2, 40600 Jyväskylä, Fnland.

Ilokivi is a legendary rock club by night and a spacious Living room with a cafe by day. The Venue hosts a wide range of cultural activities: live music shows, DJ clubs, stand up comedy, burlesque, theatre and films. 

Its about 25 min walk from the Jyväskylän Matkakeskus, where is the bus and train station.

VIP Sauna (Opinkivi) is next to the Ilokivi venue and it has separate sauna for men and women that can be used sametime also Heated Jacuzzi – outdoor hot tub in the back patio of sauna, So get Your swimsuit with you VIP person.

Read more and see pictures: Opinkiven sauna

#XmasJKL 2023 – Speakers – with 45 min + 10min QA slots

Ilari Kuittinen

Title: Studio Head
Company: Housemarque
Topic: Strategic decisions of an independent studio
Web: https://housemarque.com

Salla Hakkola

Title: Composer, Harpist, Performance Artist, Founder of Tonally Oy
Company: Tonally Oy
Topic: Quality music in games – what’s the point, what it takes and how to make the most of it
Web: www.harpistcomposer.com

Joni Finne

Title: Vice-Chairperson
Company: IGDA Finland / Finnish Game Jam
Topic: Not sure what I did, but here I’m!
Web: https://www.igda.fi

Olli Raudus & Simo Ollonen

Title: CEO & Co-Founder (Olli),  CTO & Co-Founder (Simo)
Company: All Hats Oy
Topic: The highs and lows of being a founder of a game company
Web: https://yle.fi/a/74-20034637

..and couple more shall be publish a bit later..

#XmasJKL 2023 – Tickets:


For Students and Academic Personel

75 (Early Bird 60 €)
  • Grants access to the Seminar and to the After Party
  • Includes Lunch and Evening snack
  • 2 Drink tickets


For Business Personel

99 (Early Bird 79,20 €)
  • Grants access to the Seminar and to the After Party
  • Includes Lunch and Evening snack
  • 3 Drink tickets


For Business Personel

155 (Early Bird 140 €)
  • Grants access to the Seminar and to the After Party
  • Includes Lunch and Evening snack
  • 5 Drink tickets + VIP Sauna


10:00 - 23:30
10€ – 155€
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Peliosuuskunta Expa
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Keskussairaalantie 2,
Jyväskylä, 40600
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