Europe’s premier gaming conference, the Game Industry Conference, is back, set to dazzle gaming enthusiasts in Poland. The event is scheduled from October 5th to 8th, running concurrently with the Poznan Game Arena (PGA). GIC’23 expects to gather around 4000 attendees, marking its expansion in the industry. Here’s the line-up of prominent speakers and their topics.
Grzegorz Wątroba: Leading in Code Teams
Grzegorz Wątroba returns to GIC’23 to present “A Few Words About Leadership in Code Teams.” A principal software engineer at PixelAnt Games and a recognized contributor to the industry, Grzegorz’s insights on programming are eagerly awaited.
Mike Haruki Yamazaki: Transforming Ideas into Success
Mike Haruki Yamazaki will engage attendees with “Why Does Your Idea Suck? Turn it into a Million-Dollar Project.” Representing various industry associations in Japan, Mike’s background offers a unique perspective on idea transformation.
Robert Asaftei: Mapping Controls for Games
Robert Asaftei of Wube Software will delve into the complexity of “Adding Controller Support to Your Game.” His experience with Factorio and mapping controls offers essential insights into the process.
Yaroslav Diatel: AI Life in Dying Light 2
Yaroslav Diatel’s talk “AI Life in Dying Light 2, NPC’s Routines and Schedules” is set to illuminate AI intricacies in game development. His rich programming background contributes to the exciting line-up.
Artur Ganszyniec: Comedy in Gamedev
Artur Ganszyniec will entertain and educate with “Dumpster Fire: Gamedev Comedy Special.” His 15-year experience will offer an amusing yet insightful look at the industry.
Tramell Ray Isaac: Art Directing Impact
Tramell Ray Isaac will share insights into “Art Directing Small Teams for Big Impact.” His three-decade career showcases expertise in fostering creativity and teamwork.
Inclusivity and Innovation in Speaker Selection
GIC’s meticulous speaker selection process is renowned for its professionalism and fairness. Regardless of their industry stature, every speaker must pass the stringent evaluation process. GIC’s incorporation of machine learning technology to aid potential speakers is a testament to their commitment to quality and innovation.
Stay tuned with G-LYFE Nation for more details on the Game Industry Conference 2023, a definitive event for all gaming enthusiasts, developers, and industry experts.