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Game Development Seminar

Northern Ireland Screen is hosting a development seminar that will shine a light on the creative, technical and business aspects of game development. The seminar takes place on Monday 26 June at The Mac, Belfast and will consist of a series of talks in the morning and attendees will have the opportunity to register to participate in round table discussions with the speakers in the afternoon.


9:30 to 10am Registration

10:00 to 10:15 – Intro

10:15 to 10:45 – Christopher Floyd – Indies workshop & Indie Mega Booth – Building Communities

10:45 to 11:15 – Jo Haslam – Snap Finger Click –  How to Design Effectively for Social & Couch Multiplayer Games

11:15 to 11:30 –  Break

11:30 to12:00 – Ben Andac – Sony Strategic Content – Working with Platform Holders

12:00 to 12:30 –  Elizabeth LaPensee – MSU  – Game Mechanics as Cultural Expression

12:30pm – 2:00pm – Break

2:00pm – 3:00pm – Round table slot 1

3:00pm – 4:00pm – Roundtable Slot 2

4:00pm – 5:00pm –  Roundtable Slot 3

5:00pm – Networking TBC

Who should attend?

Game producers, studio heads and developers looking to take their content to market to find partners and promote their projects.

Students studying game development or animation may also find these sessions useful.

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis, please RSVP early to avoid disappointment. Click here to register now and secure your place.

Please let us know if you have any access or communication needs, prior to attending this event and we will be happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that we can make to assist you.

For further information please contact