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Kate Edwards: “Be open-minded and explore the possibilities of your talents”

Kate Edwards

In celebration of the international Womens’s Day, PocketGamer ran an interview with Kate Edwards. In it she talks about her experiences from a 26-year career in games (including founding Geogrify, and being the executive director for IGDA).
She talks about what she’s currently up to, traveling the world consulting for game studios and industry advocacy, and offers a ton of advice for aspiring game developers looking to break in.
Click through to read […]

March 08, 2019 / Comments Off on Kate Edwards: “Be open-minded and explore the possibilities of your talents”

Kate Edwards: “Be open-minded and explore the possibilities of your talents”

Kate Edwards

In celebration of the international Womens’s Day, PocketGamer ran an interview with Kate Edwards. In it she talks about her experiences from a 26-year career in games (including founding Geogrify, and being the executive director for IGDA).
She talks about what she’s currently up to, traveling the world consulting for game studios and industry advocacy, and offers a ton of advice for aspiring game developers looking to break in.
Click through to read […]

March 08, 2019 / Comments Off on Kate Edwards: “Be open-minded and explore the possibilities of your talents”

Win tickets to Visby and the GGC!

The Department of Game Design will be exhibiting at the Swedish Game Industry Career Fair on Wednesday the 3rd of March, at DICE in Stockholm.
We’re going to hand out a few tickets for the Gotland Game Conference (including ferry tickets to Gotland). All you need to do is visit our booth and pick up the secret password, and use it to fill out the form at the bottom of this post.

A GAME-student showing off games […]

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Win tickets to Visby and the GGC!

The Department of Game Design will be exhibiting at the Swedish Game Industry Career Fair on Wednesday the 3rd of March, at DICE in Stockholm.
We’re going to hand out a few tickets for the Gotland Game Conference (including ferry tickets to Gotland). All you need to do is visit our booth and pick up the secret password, and use it to fill out the form at the bottom of this post.

A GAME-student showing off games […]

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Apply for the jury!

So your crowdfunding missed its target, your company can’t send you, or you want to scout talent before anyone else gets the chance. Whatever the reason, you may earn yourself a free Conference Pass and front row seats to meet our students by serving on the GGC Jury!
The jury arrive a day early (4/6) to attend student presentations (2-4 hours, with breaks) and then play their games on the show floor and provide thoughtful and constructive feedback throughout the […]

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Apply for the jury!

So your crowdfunding missed its target, your company can’t send you, or you want to scout talent before anyone else gets the chance. Whatever the reason, you may earn yourself a free Conference Pass and front row seats to meet our students by serving on the GGC Jury!
The jury arrive a day early (4/6) to attend student presentations (2-4 hours, with breaks) and then play their games on the show floor and provide thoughtful and constructive feedback throughout the […]

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Report from 2018

If you’re wondering what to expect from the Gotland Game Conference 2019, here’s a quick look at last years’ event.
In 2018 more than 800 people turned up to play games, listen to talks and network with game developers. The show floor had more than 35 games available for play – all made by game design students right here on Gotland, and recognized world-wide!

Twined at the 2018 Gotland Game Conference

December 17, 2018 / Comments Off on Report from 2018

Report from 2018

If you’re wondering what to expect from the Gotland Game Conference 2019, here’s a quick look at last years’ event.
In 2018 more than 800 people turned up to play games, listen to talks and network with game developers. The show floor had more than 35 games available for play – all made by game design students right here on Gotland, and recognized world-wide!

Twined at the 2018 Gotland Game Conference

December 17, 2018 / Comments Off on Report from 2018

Date is set: June 5-6th

The dates for next years’ Gotland Game Conference has been set!

5-6th of June for the public
4-6th for jury and students
4-8th for faculty and other educators.

So…

Join the Facebook event for updates!
… and get your tickets from ti.to as always.
Add the program to your calendar
Want to volunteer for the Jury? Read the rules and apply here.

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Date is set: June 5-6th

The dates for next years’ Gotland Game Conference has been set!

5-6th of June for the public
4-6th for jury and students
4-8th for faculty and other educators.

So…

Join the Facebook event for updates!
… and get your tickets from ti.to as always.
Add the program to your calendar
Want to volunteer for the Jury? Read the rules and apply here.

/ Comments Off on Date is set: June 5-6th