Gotland Game Talk - Starting a game developing entity

  • Date: –16:00
  • Location: Department of Game Design Zoom
  • Lecturer: Philip Svanfeldt, Business Developer and advisor
  • Organiser: Department of Game Design, Uppsala University
  • Contact person: Lina Sors Emilsson
  • Phone: +46707344748
  • Seminarium

Join us in this Gotland Game Talk, where Philip Svanfeldt share his knowledge, experiences and thoughts on how to start a board game company as a student, and what it means practically and personally to bring the company to the international market and then take the decision to make and execute an exit of the company.

Philip Svanfeldt is a business developer and advisor who, from 2010 to 2016, was part of the game development entity Acabo Games. A company that developed and sold physical board games with an educational purpose at a higher level for university students as well as executives, such as senior management consultants. At Acabo Games, Philip acted as head of Sweden operations, CEO, and head of international sales. He also had a leading role in selling the company in 2016.

This is an open seminar series in a popular scientific setting that is part of the curriculum for game design students studying to become project managers at Uppsala university.

The Gotland Game Talk for Project Managers is organised and hosted by the Game Design Department at Campus Gotland, Uppsala University. 


Last modified: 2022-11-02