Program Manager, TEKES
Kari Korhonen works at TEKES (Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation) and ELY Centre (Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment) as senior technology adviser. He has almost 15 years of experience of public R&D and innovation, as well as corporate funding in digital media and game industry projects. He’s currently program manager of the TEKES game industry program “Skene – Games Refuelled”. Skene aims to strengthen Finland’s position as hotspot for gaming and entertainment industries by offering funding for challenging R&D and business development projects.
Learn more about TEKES at www.tekes.fi/en.
13:25: Opening and moderator – Timo Ylikangas, KAVIO Game Brewery. 13:30: Games: Spreading Like Fire – Mika Lackman, GDWC. 14:00: Start-Ups and TEKES – Kari Korhonen, TEKES. 14:20: Break. 14:35: Little Finger, How to Survive as Indie in the Mobile Game Market – Pasi Jokinen, Fingersoft (45 min). 15:20: How to Approach Investors – […]