Dr. Mika Luimula is working as a Principal Lecturer in game development for Turku University of Applied Sciences. He also holds the position of Adjunct Professor at the University of Turku. He holds a Ph.D. in Information Processing Sciences and an MSc in Mathematics. Dr. Luimula is a Research Group Leader of Futuristic Interactive Technologies and is leading game development R&D activities in Turku Game Lab. His research interests include game development, gamification, virtual reality, augmented reality, serious games, health informatics, and location-aware systems. He has published around 100 scientific papers in the above-mentioned research areas in close cooperation with industrial partners.