The Game Connect Asia Pacific is coming around again this year in November, being held in Melbourne on the 15, 16, and 17th of November.
“The premier conference, exhibition and networking event for the ASIA Pacific Game Industry, will be held in Melbourne, Australia between the 15 and 17 of November, 2007. Game Connect 2007 will include an Investors Forum and Skills Summit. GCAP is proudly hosted by the Game Developer’s Association of Australia (GDAA) with support from the Victorian State Government. Game Connect: Asia Pacific will focus on best practice, learning, discussion, growth of game development, sharing of knowledge and will deliver a stimulating technical program featuring leaders in the field of game development.”
Susan O’Connor, Writer, Susan O’Connor Writing Studio
Hitoshi Sakimoto, Composer
Paul Holman, Vice President of Euro R&D, Sony Computer Entertainment
Pete Isensee, Director XNA Development Connection, Microsoft
Jason Della Rocca, Executive Director, International Game Developers Association
Matt Costello, Writer and Games Designer
Brian Christian, VP Product Development, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
Careen Yapp, Vice President of Licensing and Business Development, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
Tony Albrecht, Senior Engine Programmer, Pandemic Studios
Cameron Dunn, Chief Technical Officer, IR Gurus
Andrew Bailey, Chief Technical Officer, Tantalus Media Melbourne
Kirk Gibbons, Art Director, Pandemic Studios
Adam Myhill, Sr. Technical Artist, Pandemic Studios
Keith Steury, Research Director, UsabilityOne
David Hewitt, Creative Director, Tantalus
Adam Simpson, Managing Director, Simpsons Solicitors
Davyd Norris, Senior IT Architect, IBM Rational Software
Robert Walkley, Lead Programmer, IR Gurus
Mark Fludder, Information Industries Bureau, Queensland Government
Margot Ingolby, Manager ICT Investment & Business Development, Multimedia Victoria
Amelia King, Manager, Digital Media Fund, Film Victoria
Morgan Jaffit, Lead Designer, Pandemic Studios
Steve Fawkner, CEO, Infinite Interactive
Warren Currell, Sherpa Games
Craig Blair, Executive Director, netus Pty Ltd
The base program has been setup which includes several of the sessions.
If anyone is going along and is interested in catching up drop me an email and I will see what we can orgainise.
Cross Post from www.virtualrealm.com.au