Events

Events

Welcome to the events page where you can find our coming and past events! Women in games organizes all kinds of events from IGDA-pre parties to career workshops. If not mentioned in the event description, the event is open for everyone.

Be respectful. Women in games events follow The Finnish game industry code of conduct.

Coming Events

2th October 8:30-10 WiG FI & WiG NO Breakfast with Small Giant Games

Location: Restaurant Hima & Sali

This event is unfortunately sold out.

Join us for Women in Games Finland and Women in Games Norway Breakfast with Small Giant Games!

With great help from our sponsor Small Giant Games, Women in Games Finland and Women in Games Norway are having a breakfast event on October 2nd at Kaapelitehdas and restaurant Hima & Sali – and you’re welcome to join!

Pocket Gamer Connect is also happening around the corner, so if you’re heading to PGC, why not start your morning with us?

8th October Pre-IGDA Drinks

Location: Memphis Kamppi

Women in Games welcomes you to our Pre-IGDA drinks in Helsinki! This event is for you if you don’t know anyone attending to the IGDA gathering and don’t want to go alone, or just want to meet awesome people with similar interest.

Note that this is not a sponsored event, so everyone will have to pay for their own food & drinks.

Past Events

10th September Pre-IGDA Drinks

Location: Memphis Kamppi

Women in Games welcomes you to our Pre-IGDA drinks in Helsinki! This event is for you if you don’t know anyone attending to the IGDA gathering and don’t want to go alone, or just want to meet awesome people with similar interest.

Note that this is not a sponsored event, so everyone will have to pay for their own food & drinks.

5th September 8:30-10:30 WiGFi Breakfast with Futureplay

Location: Futureplay Games, Köydenpunojankatu 2a D (4th floor), Helsinki

Welcome to the first Women in Games breakfast of the Fall season! We will gather at Futureplay on September 5th 8.30AM to 10:30AM for a casual breakfast, during which we’ll hear about the cornerstones of employee wellbeing at Futureplay, as well as a brief introduction to their games and culture.

We welcome any gender and identity, and everyone who finds WiG values of diversity important!

Event tickets are limited to 40 and registration is via Eventbrite.

20th August Pre-IGDA Drinks

Location: Memphis Kamppi

Women in Games welcomes you to our Pre-IGDA drinks in Helsinki! This event is for you if you don’t know anyone attending to the IGDA gathering and don’t want to go alone, or just want to meet awesome people with similar interest.

Note that this is not a sponsored event, so everyone will have to pay for their own food & drinks.

18th June 16:00-20:00 Women in Games Finland Family Picnic at the Summer Yard of the National Museum

Location: Kansallismuseo park, Mannerheimintie 34, Helsinki

Join us on WigFi Family Picnic! On the agenda we have chilling, chatting, playing park games, making giant bubbles, you name it! Both people with kids and without are warmly welcome. We will gather at the park behind Kansallismuseo museum, next to the terrace of the cafeteria.

We recommend bringing a picnic blanket, park games and the food and drinks you want to have. Please note that in order to create a safe environment for everyone, this event is alcohol free.