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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: #1ReasonToBe
Speaker(s): Rami Ismail, Madiba Olivier, Martina Santoro, Brigitta Rena, Thais Weiller, Rasheed Abueideh, Marta Ziokowska
Company Name(s): Vlambeer, Kiro'o Games, OKAM Studio, Mojiken, JoyMasher, Art, GSpot Studios
Track / Format: Advocacy

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Overview: #1ReasonToBe features six speakers from emergent territories around the world discussing game development in their country in their own, personal way. Through 8-minute presentations, they will each share their #1ReasonToBe in the game industry, and tell us their stories of game development, community, culture and opportunities in their home country. With speakers from South America, Eastern Europe, Africa, and Asia, #1ReasonToBe will show you just how much more globe there actually is in the industry's global medium.

GDC 2017

Rami Ismail


Madiba Olivier

Kiro'o Games

Martina Santoro

OKAM Studio

Brigitta Rena


Thais Weiller


Rasheed Abueideh


Marta Ziokowska

GSpot Studios

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