Swedish Gaming Days

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Milana Preloga 12 · Sarajevo

How to find us

Find us at Bosmal City Center

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Entrance to the event is Free!

Swedish Gaming Days is the biggest game developers and gaming industry professionals conference in Bosnia and Herzegovina - an event full of interesting game development related lectures and networking opportunities. The conference is focusing on challenges of modern game development, next generation of video game entertainment devices, indie game development etc. while pinpointing interesting trends and problems in today’s game development sector, the gaming industry in general, with strong focus on the regional and European challenges. The speakers are industry veterans from the Swedish gaming giants supplemented by other regional speakers.

Get to know our speakers:

Ann-Sofie Sydow

Ann-Sofie Sydow is heading one of most prominent games production educational programmes in northern Europe, The Game Assembly (http://www.thegameassembly.com/).

Sten Selander

Sten is one of the founding fathers of the Swedish Game Industry organisation and has more than 37 years experience in media, art and design production, marketing and management

Almir Listo

Almir is a producer at OVERKILL - a Starbreeze Studio on the PAYDAY franchise and OVERKILL's The Walking Dead. His favorite food seems to be @yoshinoyagyudon (https://twitter.com/yoshinoyagyudon)'s gyūdon.

Nikica Petrušić

Nikica is lokal gaming veteran, he served his time at one of the most relevant gaming studios in Croatia, CroTeam, working on the world famous franchise Serious Sam, these days he is involved with Starbreeze and Overkill software.

Anton Albiin

Is a project manager at the Swedish Games Industry, which is a partnership organization that represents the industry in the public.


10:05 am – 10:15 am Welcome and introduction

10:15 am – 11:00 am How to build an IP from Scratch (Almir Listo)

11:00 am – 11:45 am I have an amazing game prototype, what now? (Sten Salander)

11:45 am - 12:30 am Panel: How to start your own Game Company and live to tell the tale

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm The secret sauce behind our international success (Nikica Petrusic)

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm How to get the necessary skills and people in order to succeed(Ann-Sofie Sydow)

2:30 pm – 3:15 pm Panel: Make a living out of your passion

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Coffee break and networking

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm How local companies and freelancers can work with Swedish companies (Anton Albiin)

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm Fireside chat and closing remarks: what's the next big thing in gaming!