3 sep (1599136200 3) 12:30 3 (sep 3)16:00 Growing Games: Getting started in the games industry 12:30 - 16:00 Interactive Denmark, Bernhard Bang Alle 25 Event Organized By: Event Type : Growing Games

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What does it take to get started in the games industry?

Are you considering or have you already started a company working in the games industry? Then this event is for you.

Over the course of 3,5 hours, we will cover the most important basics in getting your new company up and running, and how to secure the best possible chances for survival.

Meet other developers in the same situation, and get expert advise from experts and veteran developers.


12:15 – 12:40 – Get in & registration
12:30 – 12:40 – Welcome and introduction
12:40 – 12:50 – Introductory exercise
12:50 – 13:30 – Lasse Sørensen, Business Consultant at Copenhagen Business Hub:
Startup mentality. What is a start-up mindset? With exercises and talk about the importance of mentality and attitude plays in startups.
13:30 – 13:40 – Break
13:40 – 14:10 – Riley Andersen, CEO Umami Games:
What I wish I knew 2 years ago – especially about rapid development og testing
14:10 – 14:40 – Michael Flarup, CEO Northplay
How to not die in the games industry. Running a sustainable game studio from funding to business models
14:40 – 14:50 – Break
14:50 – 15:20 – Søren Lass, Independant games consultant
From startup to your first contract
15:20 – 15:40 – Pitching session
15:40 – 15:45 – Thanks & Goodbye

Join us, and get the best possible start for you and your company in the games industry 🙂

image credit: “CRW_6224” by mike warren is licensed under CC BY 2.0


Speakers for this event

  • Lasse Sørensen

    Lasse Sørensen

    Senior Business Consultant , Copenhagen Business Hub

    Senior Business Consultant , Copenhagen Business Hub

  • Michael Flarup

    Michael Flarup


    Michael is a designer from Copenhagen who loves making things and going on adventures. He’s got a treasure-trove of design experience creating his own companies, leading teams of developers and designers and working on countless of successful products and services. Today he spends most of his time running game studio Northplay living out his childhood fantasy of making video games for a living.


  • Riley Andersen

    Riley Andersen

    CEO, Umami Games

    CEO, Umami Games

  • Søren Lass

    Søren Lass

    Business Development Consultant

    Interactive Denmarks own Søren Lass has almost 20 years of experience working for and with investors and publishers in the games industry, giving him a huge knowledge about the industry and a personal network second to none.

    Business Development Consultant


(Thursday) 12:30 - (Thursday) 16:00


Interactive Denmark

Bernhard Bang Alle 25