SV IGDA Game Technology and Career Night at Google
March 16 6:30PM
Greetings Game and Technology People! Wednesday March 16, the Silicon Valley Chapter of the International Game Developers Association is proud to present a night of new game and application related Technologies, Tools, Platforms and Game Demos lead off by a talk by Google Game Developer Liason Ian Ni-Lewis. But that is not all! We will also have a few things good for the soul and your career — a talk from the Game Industries premier connector Career Visionary Mary-Margaret Walker.
After the talks much of the evening will be devoted to interactive time at tables where you can chat directly with some of the game industries leading established and new and upcoming companies. Companies are here to show their latest tools, game demos and technologies for you to test drive. Some are also looking for potential team members.
Who Is this event for? — Game industry professionals and technology professionals (web clients/server and mobile and console developers). If you are interested in looking at new technologies, platforms and talking directly to companies developing and in some cases looking for new team members then this event is crafted for you.
Ian Ni-Lewis, Developer Advocate for Games at Google. From client platforms such as Android, Google TV, and Chrome, to services like App Engine andYouTube,Google technology enables hundreds of titles each year. Ian will talk about these platforms and about the directions Google would like to take gaming in the future.
Mary-Margaret Walker: CEO Mary-Margaret Network. If there was ever a hub of information about the game industry it would be Mary-Margaret Walker. She will be here tonight gracing us with her wisdom and accumulated deep experience in game industry careers. Her topic is career enlightenment, useful for any time of life and experience. There will be time for all important Q&A with Mary-Margaret.