Brett Abarbanel to keynote at GamiFIN 2018!

GamiFIN 2018 is delighted to announce the fourth and final keynote speaker of the conference, Dr. Brett Abarbanel! Brett Abarbanel, Ph.D., is Director of Research at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, International Gaming Institute, and Head of Social &…

Perttu Hämäläinen to keynote at GamiFIN 2018!

GamiFIN 2018 is very happy to announce the third keynote speaker of the conference, Assistant Professor Perttu Hämäläinen! Perttu Hämäläinen, D.Sc., M.A., is a tenure track assistant professor of computer games at Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland. His mission is to…

Richard N. Landers to keynote at GamiFIN 2018!

GamiFIN 2018 is very pleased to announce the second keynote speaker of the conference, Associate Professor Richard N. Landers! Richard N. Landers is an Associate Professor of Industrial/Organizational Psychology at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, USA. His research program…

T.L. Taylor to keynote at GamiFIN 2018!

GamiFIN 2018 is excited to announce the first keynote speaker of the conference, Professor T.L. Taylor! T.L. Taylor, Professor of Comparative Media Studies at MIT, has focused on internet and game studies for over two decades. Her research explores the…

GamiFIN 2018 Call for Papers is open!

We are pleased to inform that the GamiFIN conference will take place again in 2018 in Pori, Finland! The first international GamiFIN conference in 2017 was successful in bringing together scholars and practitioners on various fields related to gamification. The…

GamiFIN 2017 has now ended

GamiFIN 2017 was such a great event, lovely people and fascinating keynotes & papers! We had wonderful two days and the organisation committee would like to thank each and everyone involved! All good things must come to an end, but…

2nd day of GamiFIN has started!

The second day of GamiFIN 2017 has started with our 3rd interesting keynote given by Prof. of gamification Juho Hamari. Later there will be a session targeted to people from business and industry (in Finnish) and also three exiting paper…

GamiFIN 2017 is here!

The GamiFIN 2017 conference has started yesterday with the additional pre-program workshop “Serious Games Rapid Prototyping” and our welcoming reception. The official conference program starts today with our intriquing first keynote Sebastian Deterding (UK): “Desperately Seeking Theory: Gamification, Theory, and the Promise…