NGS2018 is held in the same venues as the previous years, right in the city center of Kajaani.

To find accommodation near the event, see below.

Bio Rex Kajaani

Bio Rex Kajaani


Located in the city center of Kajaani, Bio Rex Kajaani has been the hosting location of Northern Game Summit for 5 years. The venue holds 3 halls that have their own track subjects each day.

For more information on the track subjects and speakers, check out the Schedule.




Club96 is the location of the Bonus Stage Party.  It is located within walking distance from Bio Rex Kajaani.


Need a place to sleep? Here's some local places to stay at

Sokos Hotel Valjus – Our Partner

400 m from the main event venue.

Sokos Hotel Valjus is located in the middle of the city center. In addition to being close to the event, the hotel also has a great restaurant located on the ground floor, Restaurant Sulo. Sulo offers everything from coffee to delicious meals.


Hotel Scandic Kajanus

1,3 km from the main event venue.

Hotel Scandic Kajanus is located on the northern side of the Kajaani river. The Kajaani Watersports Center is located right next to the hotel so if you enjoy swimming, this is the place to do it in Kajaani.