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Session Name The Current State of Muslim Representation in Video Games
Speaker(s) Imad Khan, Farah Khalaf, Rami Ismail, Romana Ramzan
Company Name(s) The Daily Dot, NZGDA, Vlambeer, Glasgow Caledonian University
Track / Format Advocacy
Overview Muslim members of the video game industry discuss the current state of Muslim representation within video games. This includes current problems with the way Muslims are represented and potential solutions. Our panelists come from all sides of the industry. From AAA, to indie, the panelists all have a unique voice and angle they would like to bring to the discussion. All panelists have grown up Muslim in western countries and have had to deal with certain adversities and challenges. It's through that experience that the panelists want to bring a lively discussion, backed with personal accounts and sources, that is not only engaging, but educational.

GDC 2016

Imad Khan

The Daily Dot

Farah Khalaf

NZGDA

Rami Ismail

Vlambeer

Romana Ramzan

Glasgow Caledonian University

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Advocacy

Advocacy


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