EVENTS

Hold the Global Game Jam Event, Oulu 3D Sensor Game Jam 2018, at Oulu, Finland

March 13, 2018

ROHM has announced to hold “the Oulu 3D Sensor Game Jam 2018”, which is a global game jam event taking place in the City of Oulu, Finland from March 21 to 23, 2018.

Think of it as a hackathon focused on making a working game prototype using 3D sensors such as accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, pressure sensor and so on.

Participants will be creative, share experiences and express themselves using video games with sensors for multiple possibilities. It is all condensed into a 48 hour development cycle.

There are a lot of excellent software engineers in the City of Oulu, where is one of the leading educational promoting cities in Finland. This city has the environment for developing human resources by industry-academia-government collaboration such as Business Oulu. In addition, it also has a system for supporting a lot of startups.
This event is also highly valued from various fields as a high-level game development event with the cooperation of Fingersoft as main sponsor, Game Capital Oulu, Oulu University of Applied Sciences, Business Oulu, MeKiwi and SQOOL as partners.

ROHM and other partners encourage people with all kinds of backgrounds in not only Amusement but also Education, Training, Health Care and Mental Health Care market to participate and contribute to this global spread of game development and creativity.

Oulu 3D Sensor Game Jam 2018
https://sensorgamejam.com/

Date March 21, Wednesday to March 23, Friday, 2018
Location Fingersoft, Aleksanterinkatu 4-6, 90100 Oulu, Finland

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About Finland Software Development Center
ROHM, a leading semiconductor component manufacturer, together with Group Companies Kionix and LAPIS Semiconductor, offer a wide range of sensor products and solutions with low-power MCUs, algorithm and driver software. They optimize for a variety of design and application needs.
Finland Software Development Center was opened on November, 2014 at the City of Oulu, Finland, in order to support designing and developing software and algorithm for the sensor solution business, which is one of the company’s growth strategies, and in order to support customers there