Gothenburg Games to host major gaming and e-sports event in February 2015!
Computer games have become a lifestyle and Gothenburg is now set to host its first new major annual gaming event. The Gothenburg Games are to be held from 20-22 February 2015 and will be a venue for people interested in gaming and e-sports fans.
Apart from gamers, the event brings together publishers and games industry players and includes an exhibition showcasing the latest exciting events and a knowledge forum about the games industry with Key-note speakers.
In conjunction with the Gothenburg Games, publishers and other industry players are invited to exhibit and showcase new products. In addition, a large number of events will be held around the arena and on stages. A wide range of leading hardware and software companies will be represented in our remarkable store on-site and in the exhibition, showcasing new products and services.
Computer games are one of Sweden's fastest growing export industries. In 2012 Swedish games exports grew by more than 60% to nearly SEK 3,8 billion, according to data from the computer games industry.
Gothenburg Games will present eSports for professionals as well as amateurs.
The Gothenburg Games also feature a knowledge forum and the event offers a number of opportunities to discuss and present the industry's development and challenges. Collaboration with developers, games industry companies and universities is expected to result in challenging seminars and lectures with Key-note speakers. Lectures, competitions will be a natural part of the event.
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