Meet the Centres of Excellence - Centre of Excellence in Game Culture studies

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UTA main campus, Pinni B building auditorium 1097, address: Kanslerinrinne 1



Event series/Connecting Tampere3 Research – Meet the Centres of Excellence

Programme (tentative)

14.00 Opening, by vice rector Seppo Parkkila

14.10 General presentation of the CoE, professor Frans Mäyrä, UTA

14.30 Flash presentations by CoE members (tentative topics)
1. Aleena Chia - Vocational Passion in the Future of Ludic Work
2. Katriina Heljakka - 21st Century Toy Research
3. Jan Svelch -Exploring the Construction of Authorship/Creatorship in Video Game Cultural Industries
4. Jonne Arjoranta - Playing with Serious Things
5. Jukka Vahlo - Player Personas
6. Maria Garda - Periodization of Video Game History
7. Maria Törhönen - Streaming and Games
8. Jonna Koivisto – Gamification

15.10 Discussion and questions   

15.25 Coffee and networking

16.00 The End   



Additional information

Stina Boedeker, 040 865 9520