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Global Games Industry Conference Returns to Finland for Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki

Next week, over 1,600 games industry professionals will gather in Helsinki for Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki. The two-day event, taking place on September 12 – 13, will provide attendees with networking opportunities and valuable insights from industry experts.

Featuring 20 conference tracks, the event will cover a wide range of topics including new monetization models, emerging markets, industry trends, and predictions. While mobile gaming will be a major focus, other areas such as Web3, artificial intelligence, the metaverse, and blockchain will also be explored.

Hi-Tech Chat: AI Advances

Several tracks at the event will delve into the latest advancements in emerging technologies. Speakers will discuss topics such as generating game content using AI, the potential of generative AI in interactive fiction games, and the best AI tools for game developers. Notable speakers include experts from PopScreen Games, Ludo World, Dimoso, and AppAgent.

Virtual Reality Insights

The event will also feature a track dedicated to virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR). Industry leaders will share their insights on the future of these technologies, including blurring the lines between real and virtual worlds and speeding up VR/XR development. Panelists will discuss the mainstream readiness of spatial computing, with input from Psytec Games, FOV Ventures, Varjo, FIVR, and Thoughtfish.

Exploring Blockchain and Web3

Another highlight of the event is the discussion around blockchain and Web3 technologies. Presentations will cover topics such as implementing play-and-earn monetization strategies, building blockchain games that are engaging, and the progress of Web3 in gaming. Expert speakers include representatives from Zebedee, Supremacy Games, Moonlit Games, V, Nibiru, remote control productions, Creative Mobile, FrontRunnrs, OviO Gaming, and Transparent Eyeball.

Don’t Miss Out!

Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki 2023 offers an abundance of knowledge and networking opportunities for game industry professionals. For more information on the event tracks and speakers, visit the official website. Secure your tickets now and stay updated on the latest trends and innovations in the gaming industry!