The future of Digital Gaming

29 September, 2023 News

The Digital Gaming industry is one of the most powerful and rapidly growing sectors in digital entertainment. The terms associated with it have firmly embedded themselves in our daily lives, making it an attractive field for young professionals who aspire to build a career in this area. How can someone enter the fascinating world of gaming, and what professional opportunities does it offer?

At the Athens Science Festival, on Wednesday, October 11th at 19:30, we will have the opportunity to attend an exciting discussion among esteemed professionals in the field about the present and future of digital gaming.

Georgios N. Yannakakis, Professor and Director of the Institute of Digital Games at the University of Malta, is a Co-Founder and Research Director of, a company that develops Artificial Intelligence-based tools to assist developers in creating better games. Vangelis Kalloudis has extensive experience in the field and is Senior Product Manager at Kaizen Gaming, one of the leading and fastest-growing GameTech companies internationally. Giannis Routis is a Content Creator and owner of the YouTube channel LegitGamingGR. He focuses on commenting on video games that capture his interest and now counts more than 400.000 subscribers! 

The panel discussion will be moderated by Dr. Elina Roinioti, Assistant Professor at the Department of Performing and Digital Arts of the University of Peloponnese and member of the European Games Outreach team of Kickstarter and Networking and Communication Manager at gi-Cluster.

What can happen when these three experts come together at the Amphitheatre of the Technopolis City of Athens? With the knowledge and experience of the speakers, the outcome promises to be captivating!

If you have a passion for digital gaming and want to pursue a career in the industry, this panel discussion is for you! 

Join us at the Athens Science Festival – the biggest celebration of science, technology, and innovation!

This discussion is powered by Kaizen Gaming!

Wednesday, October 11th | Venue: Amphitheater | 19:30 – 21:00