Jonna Kalermo-Poranen (M.Sc. (Econ./Information systems)) has been working with virtual environments and simulations since 2010. The topics have included R&D for driving simulation, virtual environments for training and exercise testing (sports), game testing processes, serious gaming and recently, virtual reality for mining education and training. She is working as a project manager at Kajaani University of Applied Sciences. One of her tasks is to innovate new projects that take advantage of applying game technologies and virtual reality for mining industry.