The Game Developers Conference® (GDC) is the world’s largest professionals-only game industry event. Presented every spring in San Francisco, it is the essential forum for learning, inspiration, and networking for the creators of computer, console, handheld, mobile, and online games. The GDC attracts over 18,000 attendees, and is the primary forum where programmers, artists, producers, game designers, audio professionals, business decision-makers and others involved in the development of interactive games gather to exchange ideas and shape the future of the industry.
Produced by the UBM Tech Game Network, the GDC features more than 400 lectures, panels, tutorials and roundtable discussions covering all aspects of the game business.
If you are going to invest in one game industry event, the Game Developers Conference is the one. Nowhere else will you be able to reach the most game industry professionals in one place as they focus on the innovations driving the future of game creation.
GDC is your chance to make a global statement in the game industry! Get the attention of this valuable market and stand out from your competition. Contact your GDC sales representative today!
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GDC Vault is a trove of in-depth design, technical and inspirational talks and slides from the influencers of the game development industry, taken from over 20 years of the worldwide Game Developers Conferences.
Unlock thousands of hours of 8,000+ videos, audio files, and synced presentations from speakers and panels carefully selected by the GDC advisory board. GDC Vault content includes a broad spectrum of talks about videogame development across over 200 tracks that is easily filtered using tags, categories, upgraded search and recommended videos. http://www.gdcvault.com/
The Game Developers Conference™ Europe (GDC Europe) is the largest professionals-only game industry event in Europe. The GDC Europe will be held in conjunction with gamescom, the leading European consumer show, creating a full week of activity and opportunity for the games industry. This confluence of industry professionals allows GDC Europe to address the development community at a central location in the heart of Europe, and command the critical mass of the European games sector. GDC Europe is the essential platform for learning, inspiration and networking for the creators of computer, console, handheld, mobile, social, and online games in Europe. http://www.gdceurope.com/
Produced by Game Developers Conferences® and Gamasutra.com, GDC China brings a unique forum and reach into the region. The conference features content programmed by an advisory board consisting of local Chinese developers who share a commitment to promoting and supporting China’s growing games industry. http://www.gdcchina.com/
GDC Next featuring App Developers Conference
GDC Next answers the question: “So you’ve made a game, what’s next?” GDC Next brings the video game community together – from makers to marketers, from companies both big and small – to learn how to increase discoverability, gain exposure, broaden their audience, differentiate their work, and position their games for industry success.
GDC Next will also feature the App Developers Conference (ADC) – serving the non-game and enterprise app developer markets – with topics bridging the gaps between app creation, UI/UX, security, marketing and business. With hundreds of new apps being released everyday, how do developers chart the proper, practical course to relevancy and viability? http://www.gdcnext.com/