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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: Straight Talk About Community Manager Tenure
Speaker(s): Nova Barlow, Troy Hewitt, Jorg Koonen, Jennifer Paige
Company Name(s): University of Washington, Center for Game Science, Motiga, Bigpoint GmbH, Microsoft
Track / Format: Community Management Summit

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Community management is no longer a quiet job "behind the scenes", it seems like suddenly we've appeared everywhere in the last five years. As told from the unique perspective of rarely heard from senior-level community managers (each with over a decade in the industry) you'll get a little bit of history, an inside look at the challenges we face, and ways to build a strong infrastructure to transition your mindset of this popular role from "stepping stone job" to viable career path.

GDC 2015

Nova Barlow

University of Washington, Center for Game Science

Troy Hewitt


Jorg Koonen

Bigpoint GmbH

Jennifer Paige


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Community Management Summit

Community Management