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The Number One Educational Resource for the Game Industry

Session Name: Been There Done That: Industry Veterans Share Experience and Advice
Speaker(s): Kim McAuliffe, Miko Charbonneau, Kathleen Sanders, Renee Nejo, Jia-Ling Pan, Jaclyn Shumate
Company Name(s):, Microsoft/Pretty Smart Games, Wire Stone, Bellevue College, Big Fish Games, Microsoft
Track / Format: Game Career Seminar

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Overview: Are you new to the industry and looking for guidance from developers who have been down those roads before? This session is primarily geared toward game-makers just starting their careers, but applies to any industry folk facing tough situations, confidence issues, and feeling marginalized or directionless. This session will present a dynamic collection of microtalks from industry veterans covering a variety of roles and experiences. Each speaker will cover a unique topic drawn from their own experiences. Bring your questions, there will be plenty of time for Q&A at the end. You will leave excited by the opportunities in store, encouraged by stories you've heard, and armed with tools and knowledge to drive your own career success.

GDC 2018

Kim McAuliffe

Miko Charbonneau

Microsoft/Pretty Smart Games

Kathleen Sanders

Wire Stone

Renee Nejo

Bellevue College

Jia-Ling Pan

Big Fish Games

Jaclyn Shumate


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Game Career Seminar

Game Career / Education