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 DATE TITLEMONTHYEARSTATUSSTATUSNATURENATURETYPEREGIONCOUNTRYLOCATIONDESCRIPTIONWEBSITEATTENDANCETIMEZONEPRICE PASSPRICE BOOTHMEETING SYSTEMDISCOUNTENTRY ADDEDLAST UPDATE
20 – 21 MayPocket Gamer Launchpad #4MAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualPocket Gamer LaunchPad is a series of digital events designed to celebrate new, upcoming or updated iOS and Android games. Each one takes place across multiple sites, streams, social media and other channels.https://www.pocketgamer.biz/events/1644/pocket-gamer-launchpad-4-online/50.000GMT-0FREENONENoneN/A08/03/2021 11:24:3522/03/2021 09:56:46
21 – 23 MayPDXCON RemixedMAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalEuropeSwedenVirtualPDXCON Remixed is all about the amazing worlds in the Paradox universe, and the stories they can help you tell! Join us for an unforgettable weekend of games, people, and unique experiences driven by all things Paradox.https://pdxcon.paradoxplaza.com/N/AGMT+1FREENONEDiscordN/A14/03/2021 21:18:4920/04/2021 22:47:17
25 – 27 MayADDONMAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeFranceVirtualIn 2021, we are developing a hybrid edition. A dual format with a limit of 100 participants on site in Rennes, but also the possibility of accessing an online conference stream via stream.https://addon.events/100+GMT+135€N/AN/AN/A16/01/2021 15:53:1604/05/2021 15:40:40
26 MayeSPORTconf Ukraine NEW DATEMAY2021DELAYEDDELAYEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BCISUkraineKyivESPORTconf Ukraine is an event about the opportunities and prospects of the eSports market, as well as effective ways to make money in this area. Regional focused.https://esportconf.com.ua/N/AGMT+31000 – 3000 UAHNoneN/AN/A15/01/2021 15:14:1019/04/2021 15:53:09
26 – 30 MayINDIE CRAFT NEWMAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalAsiaSouth KoreaVirtualThe online virtual game show, 2021 INDIE CRAFT will be held from May 26th (Wed) to May 30th (Sun) 2021. You can see about 100 indie games from all over the world in the metaverse space. You can communicate and participate as your own avatar.https://www.snip.or.kr/indiecraft_eng/main/index.doN/AGMT+9N/AN/AVoice chat and text chat on the online boothN/A14/05/2021 09:57:3014/05/2021 10:00:32
26 – 28 MayHyper Games ConferenceMAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BCISUkraineVirtualThe 2nd conference dedicated to hyper-casual games will be held in an online format! The purpose of the event is to unite game developers companies with publishers and advertising platforms.https://hgconf.com/2000+GMT+30 – 49€FREEN/AN/A19/04/2021 15:52:3719/04/2021 15:53:04
26 – 28 MayNordic Game SpringMAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeSwedenVirtualThe Nordic Game conference is held annually in Malmö, Sweden. https://conf.nordicgame.com/N/AGMT+199 – 249€N/AMeet 2 MatchN/A21/12/2020 15:25:4701/04/2021 21:16:24
27 MayGames Market Bootcamp: Malaysia NEWMAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BAsiaSingaporeVirtualFind out about the consumer insights and burgeoning potential of the Malaysian gaming market and industry, fueled by local talents, the government’s continuous support, and market openness to investors.https://gamescom.asia/digital-miniseries/malaysia-bootcampN/AGMT+8NoneFreeNoneN/A17/05/2021 14:24:2117/05/2021 14:24:56
29 – 30 MayBostonFIG Talks/LearnsMAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualFirst day is suited for the independent professional or aspiring student/hobbyist, the second for students and professionals interested in the learning games space, academics, and teachers.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bostonfig-talks-learns-virtual-tickets-149191131691N/AGMT-5FreeNoneGatherN/A07/04/2021 18:13:4420/04/2021 08:26:49
29 – 30 MayIndieway (May)MAY2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeTurkeyVirtualIndies, professionals, investors, publishers. Free showcase area for selected 30 indies. Free webinars. B2B matchmaking. https://www.indieway.biz/N/AGMT+30 – 22€430Bizz youN/A01/03/2021 19:11:1907/04/2021 18:40:09
27 – 30 MayMomoconMAY2021CANCELEDCANCELEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesAtlantaMomoCon brings together fans of Japanese Anime, American Animation, Comics, Video Games, and Tabletop Games to celebrate their passion by costuming / cosplay, browsing the huge exhibitors hall, meeting celebrity voice talent, designers, and writers.https://www.momocon.com/N/AGMT-5$35 – $80N/AN/AN/A01/02/2021 17:09:0905/03/2021 08:22:16
3 JunASO ConferenceJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtualInspired by the knowledge sharing of the 3.5K+ and growing ASO Stack Slack community, Advanced App Store Optimization Conference is an exclusive event focusing on expert-level ASO discussions.https://asoconference.com/2000+GMT+1FREENONEN/AN/A04/03/2021 18:34:1117/03/2021 09:11:23
3 – 6 JunPAX EastJUN2021CANCELEDCANCELEDPHYSICALPHYSICALFestivalNorth AmericaUnited StatesBostonThe Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) is an annual gamer festival held in Boston.https://east.paxsite.com/N/AGMT-5N/APer RequestNoneN/A05/12/2020 10:51:1229/03/2021 19:09:08
5 JunINDIE Live Expo 2021JUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseAsiaJapanVirtualThis is an information filled program for the hottest indie game news. It is broadcasted in 3 languages Japanese/Chinese/English, and has been viewed by over 18 million people with more than 350 games introduced.https://indie.live-expo.games/en/N/AGMT+8FREESubmission for ShowcaseNoneN/A05/02/2021 13:55:5118/02/2021 13:13:37
5 Jun & 12 JunGuerrilla Collective 2 NEWJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualWe’ll present the second Guerrilla Collective the first two Saturdays in June, building from last year’s amazing digital event!https://www.guerrillacollective.com/N/AGMT-7NoneFreeNoneN/A13/05/2021 14:39:5713/05/2021 14:46:46
8 – 13 JunFreeplayJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDFestivalAustraliaAustraliaMelbourneFreeplay has been exploring the vital margins of independent, alternative, and experimental games culture. The festival continues to champion artistic exploration and experimentation in games and play, and positions game making as arts practice.https://www.freeplay.net.au/N/AN/AFREEN/AN/AN/A01/04/2021 10:32:0921/04/2021 08:35:17
9 – 10 JunThe Tech and Tools Summit NEW DATEJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtualThe Tech and Tools Summit will offer 2 days of keynotes, presentations, panels and workshops for CTOs, programmers, software engineers etc.https://www.devcom.global/N/AGMT+1125 – 251€N/AN/AN/A11/01/2021 15:45:5519/04/2021 11:08:27
12 JunWholesome Direct NEWJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualExclusive footage, developer interviews, and announcements from 75+ indie games.https://www.wholesomegames.com/N/AGMT-7NoneFreeNoneN/A13/05/2021 14:37:5913/05/2021 14:39:18
12 – 13 JunHorizons (by IndieCade) NEWJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualHorizons is a new, online, international event to showcase game students and schools, and connect them with tool creators, recruiters, one another, and the broader public. Presented by IndieCade in collaboration with HEVGA.https://www.indiecade.com/horizons/N/AN/ANoneN/AN/AN/A17/05/2021 21:14:2817/05/2021 21:14:46
12 – 15 JunE3 NEW DATEJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualBiggest games industry circus on planet. E3 2021 is embracing the future and showcasing the video game industry with an all-virtual event that will engage everyone, everywhere.https://e3expo.com//65.000+GMT-8FREEPer RequestNoneN/A14/10/2020 15:56:4306/04/2021 16:29:08
13 JunPC Gaming Show / Future Games ShowJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualPC Gamer and GamesRadar join forces to deliver 150+ minutes of new announcements, trailers, and never-before-seen games this summer.https://www.pcgamingshow.com/5.9M+GMT-8FREENoneNoneN/A08/04/2021 16:44:4321/04/2021 08:35:59
16 – 22 JunSteam Next FestJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualA multi-day celebration of upcoming games. Explore and play hundreds of game demos, watch developer livestreams, and chat with the teams about their games in progresshttps://store.steampowered.com/N/AGMT-8FREENONENoneN/A23/02/2021 15:54:3620/04/2021 22:48:04
17 – 20 JunCGX (Gaming Community Expo) NEW DATEJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualFlorida’s Premier Community Gaming Event. We invite you to join us in Orlando for Florida’s Premier Gaming event! Meet developers, content creators, artists and so much more as the gaming community comes together to raise a ton of money for charity.https://www.gcxevent.com/N/AGMT-5$55 – $100N/ANoneN/A18/01/2021 21:00:5602/04/2021 09:13:56
18 JunGame Dev Days GrazJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeAustriaVirtualUnique game developers conference in Graz, Austria. This year it will be 100% digital.https://gamedevdays.com/N/AGMT+1N/AN/ADiscordN/A07/04/2021 21:59:4020/04/2021 08:26:56
23 – 25 JunSerious Play ConferenceJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualThe Serious Play Conference is a leadership conference for professionals who are exploring the use of game-based learning, sharing their experience and working together to shape the future of training and education.https://seriousplayconf.com/N/AN/A$80 – $400N/AN/AN/A18/11/2020 13:35:0205/03/2021 08:29:24
25 JunINDIGO 2021JUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BEuropeNetherlandsUtrechtINDIGO is the largest game business and showcase event in the Netherlands. Organized annually by Dutch Game Garden, INDIGO brings together the game industry from the Netherlands and abroad. Next year, INDIGO celebrates its 12th edition.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indigo-2021-tickets-102771171340N/AGMT+10 – 84€39€ (Showcase)Meet 2 MatchN/A11/01/2021 15:20:4017/03/2021 14:29:04
26 – 27 JunIndieway (June)JUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeTurkeyVirtualIndies, professionals, investors, publishers. Free showcase area for selected 30 indies. Free webinars. B2B matchmaking.http://www.indieway.bizN/AGMT+30 – 22€430Bizz youN/A01/03/2021 19:13:0707/04/2021 18:40:35
28 – 30 JunGame Quality Forum GlobalJUN2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomLondonThe Game Quality Forum brings together industry leaders from around the world to discuss all aspects of the quality lifecycle, from development, to release, to live support.https://www.iqpc.com/events-gamequalityglobal/N/AGMT+11.099 – 3.299€N/AN/AN/A16/09/2020 14:15:5110/02/2021 20:10:04
30 Jun – 4 JulGames GatheringJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BCISUkraineOdessaGames Gathering Odessa 2021 is an international gaming conference in Odessa. This is an opportunity to raise your professional level and meet new business partners — publishers, investors and service providers.https://ggconference.com/en/conference/games-gathering-2021-odessa/1200+GMT+2$0 – $119Per RequestN/AN/A22/03/2021 17:48:0806/04/2021 10:06:57
1 – 2 JulFirst PlayableJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BEuropeItalyPisaAre you an Italian games developer ready for two days of coaching, talking, and pitching? Or a publisher/investor wanting to get to know the Italian games industry? Then First Playable is the event for you. Get feedback, learn the business or pitch.http://firstplayable.it/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AMeet 2 MatchN/A23/02/2021 13:53:2022/03/2021 18:13:50
6 – 7 JulGame Development Global Summit NEW DATEJUL2021DELAYEDDELAYEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualGame developers community needs the platform to share the latest updates and use cases to improve coding skills and get insights. We aim to provide an online event for Game developers geeks from all over the world to share what’s new in domain.https://my.geekle.us/gamedev10.000+GMT+1$0 – $75N/ASlackN/A16/01/2021 15:53:4129/04/2021 08:04:19
8 – 9 JulTop Executive Summit (by devcom)JUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtualThe Arts and Animation Summit will offer 2 days of keynotes, presentations, panels and workshops for art directors, 2D & 3D artists, animators etc.https://www.devcom.global/devcom-365/#summitsN/AGMT+1N/AN/AN/AN/A05/03/2021 08:45:4518/03/2021 12:18:02
12 – 14 JulGames for Change FestivalJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDFestivalNorth AmericaUnited StatesNew YorkJoin our global community of developers, educators, students, researchers, and others to explore the past year in social impact games and immersive media.https://festival.gamesforchange.org/7000+GMT-5FREEN/AN/AN/A16/01/2021 10:44:3407/05/2021 08:56:10
12 – 16 JulPocket Gamer Connects London 2021JUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BEuropeUnited KingdomLondonEvery two-day event features multiple conference tracks covering the critical issues for any games professional, from the latest industry trends and technical insights to new ways to monetise and future growth opportunities.https://www.pgconnects.com/london/1000+GMT-0£60 – £1,199Per RequestMeet 2 MatchN/A03/12/2020 17:01:5808/03/2021 10:54:37
15 – 17 JulEGX RezzedJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2B2CEuropeUnited KingdomLondonAlthough it’s a smaller event than its older sibling (EGX), it still features many of the attractions you love about our events; playable pre-release games on both PC and console (with a strong focus on indie titles), sessions and the networking.https://www.egx.net/rezzed/N/AGMT-0N/AN/AN/AN/A19/02/2021 16:17:0204/03/2021 11:57:40
15 – 18 JulPAX OnlineJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualWe hope to build on the success of last year’s record-breaking event and also engage with our community in new ways, such as the Indie Showcase that will take place between now and PAX Online.https://online.paxsite.com/N/AN/AN/AN/ANoneN/A29/03/2021 19:08:2712/04/2021 08:44:11
17 – 18 JulResonateJUL2021CANCELEDCANCELEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2CEuropeScotlandGlasgowScotland’s largest gaming festival!https://www.resonatetotalgaming.com/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AN/AN/A12/10/2020 11:28:3802/03/2021 12:00:31
17 JulTennoCon NEWJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaCanadaVirtualUnite with fellow Tenno from across the Origin System for TennoCon 2021! Join the festivities from home during this fully-digital, all-day event as we look back on Warframe’s past — and take a sneak peek at spectacular things to come.https://www.warframe.com/tennoconN/AGMT-4None$0 – $64.99NoneN/A13/05/2021 14:40:3613/05/2021 14:46:39
19 – 23 JulGDCJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesSan FranciscoIn response to the ever-evolving COVID-19 pandemic, GDC 2021 will be held as a hybrid event on July 19-23, 2021, taking place physically in the Moscone Center in San Francisco along with a robust virtual offering online.https://www.gdconf.com/N/AGMT-8$199 – $899N/AProprietaryN/A23/09/2020 10:55:4101/04/2021 08:56:22
19 – 23 JulMeetToMatch – The San Francisco EditionJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualAre you ready for 5 days of back-to-back meetings during the famous American dealmaking event in gaming? MeetToMatch is uniting all games industry professionals in San Francisco in an easy, relevant, and cost-effective way.https://www.meettomatch.com/event/meettomatch-the-san-francisco-edition-2021-2/N/AGMT-8Starting at 39,99€NONEMeet 2 MatchN/A23/02/2021 13:54:1602/04/2021 09:05:57
19 Jul – 1 AugGame Connection NEWJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeFranceVirtualWe are more than happy to invite you to Game Connection Online 2021 that will last 2 weeks. It will give you plenty of time to connect and do business meetings with thousands of video game professionals accross the world.https://www.game-connection.com/GMT+11.800+39 – 99€NoneLet’s MeetN/A29/04/2021 12:01:4729/04/2021 12:01:59
21 – 24 JulA MazeJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDFestivalEuropeGermanyBerlinA MAZE. / Berlin is an international festival focusing on the art and culture of games and playful media. 10th International Games and Playful Media Festival. The jubilee festival edition will take place – Online – Virtual – Digital – Human and Onsite.https://2021.amaze-berlin.de/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AN/AN/A12/10/2020 11:28:5520/03/2021 09:07:30
22 JulEA Play Live NEWJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualEA’s showcase and presentation of upcoming games, including next Battlefield.https://www.ea.com/ea-play-liveN/AN/ANoneFreeNoneN/A14/05/2021 10:59:2314/05/2021 11:00:00
24 – 31 JulDreamHack Beyond NEWJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalEuropeVirtualVirtualIt’s both a free hybrid gaming festival & online game. DreamHack Beyond was created to complement and showcase the best of DreamHack in a new way. This is the evolution of shifting DreamHack into a year-round gaming lifestyle brand for the community.https://dreamhack.com/beyond/N/AN/APer RequestFreeProprietaryN/A14/05/2021 12:36:3414/05/2021 12:37:12
26 Jul – 6 AugGGJ NEXT NEWJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALGame JamNorth AmericaVirtualVirtualGGJ NEXT® is an annual event operated by the Global Game Jam® to serve younger people (12-17 years old) who are interested in learning the creation of video games.http://www.ggjnext.org2,000+N/AN/ANoneNoneNone08/05/2021 13:59:3708/05/2021 14:11:23
27 JulPC/Console Dev Day LATAMJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BSouth AmericaVirtualVirtualThe online event for PC/Console developers from LATAM features live lectures and Q&A with speakers, the games showcase, meetings and chats, and the XDC Contest with a $150,000 prize pool.https://dev-day-latam.wnhub.io/en1000+GMT-5FREENONEWN HubN/A22/03/2021 12:52:2206/04/2021 10:07:01
28 – 31 JulMeetToMatch – the Shanghai EditionJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BAsiaChinaVirtualAre you ready for 4 days of back-to-back meetings during the famous Chinese dealmaking event in gaming? MeetToMatch is uniting all games industry professionals in Shanghai in an easy, relevant, and cost-effective way.https://www.meettomatch.com/event/meettomatch-the-shanghai-edition-2021/N/AGMT+8Starting at 19,99€N/AMeet 2 MatchN/A23/02/2021 13:54:4202/04/2021 09:07:12
30 – 31 JulChina Game Developers ConferenceJUL2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BAsiaChinaShanghaiCGDC stands as a platform for game developers from all over the world to share their valuable experience and unique idea in the latest games development technology and to discuss new trends of game development technology.https://www.chinajoy.net/cgdcen/N/AGMT+8N/APer RequestN/AN/A08/03/2021 12:30:5622/03/2021 09:56:50
3 – 6 AugFoundations of Digital Games (FDG)AUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDAcademiaNorth AmericaCanadaMontrealThe 16th International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games 2021 is proud to invite research contributions in the form of papers, games and demos, doctoral consortium applications, as well as panel, competition, and workshop proposals.http://fdg2021.org/N/AGMT-5N/ANONENoneN/A18/01/2021 20:59:1501/02/2021 11:46:38
4 – 6 AugThe New Zealand Game Developers ConferenceAUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BAustraliaNew ZealandWellingtonOur intention is to rotate NZGDC between the major cities in NZ, to make it more accessible in the long run for more Kiwis. Tickets will go sale in June. Previous years have been sold out with over 600 delegates.https://nzgdc.com/600+GMT+13N/AN/AN/AN/A19/03/2021 15:14:1601/04/2021 13:02:01
5 – 6 AugDevGAMM SummerAUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BCISN/AN/ADevGAMM conference is aimed at developers, publishers, game designers, programmers, artists, business development managers, recruiters, journalists and everyone involved in the game industry in any way.https://devgamm.com/N/AN/AN/AN/APineN/A15/03/2021 21:39:4215/03/2021 21:53:18
9 – 13 AugReplaying JapanAUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaAsiaJapanVirtualThis year’s theme will be “Artificial Intelligence in Japanese Game Culture”. Particular attention will therefore be paid to how AI is represented in Japanese games, the evolution of game AIs, and how big data analytics have changed the industry.https://replaying.jp/N/AGMT+9N/AN/ANoneN/A19/03/2021 16:35:0101/04/2021 13:02:04
9 – 13 AugSIGGRAPH 2021AUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualSIGGRAPH 2021 is the premier conference for computer graphics and interactive techniques worldwide. This year, we celebrate the industry and its innovators — where we’ve come from, where we are, and where we are going.https://s2021.siggraph.org/N/AN/A$50 – $625Per RequestN/AN/A19/02/2021 09:00:2506/04/2021 20:32:19
12 – 13 AugPocket Gamer LaunchPad #5AUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualPocket Gamer LaunchPad is a series of digital events designed to celebrate new, upcoming or updated iOS and Android games. Each one takes place across multiple sites, streams, social media and other channels.https://www.pocketgamer.biz/events/39601/pocket-gamer-launchpad-5-online/50.000+GMT-0FREENONENoneN/A08/03/2021 11:24:5206/04/2021 20:29:28
19 – 21 AugQuakeCon NEWAUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualWe can’t wait to get back to Dallas with our QuakeCon family, but for the continued safety of our staff, the volunteers, and the community, this year’s QuakeCon will once again be a digital-only event.https://quakecon.bethesda.net/en/N/AGMT-6NoneN/ANoneN/A11/05/2021 18:35:1011/05/2021 18:38:28
23 – 27 AugdevcomAUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyCologneOfficial gamedev conference of gamescomhttps://www.devcom.global/N/AGMT+1N/AN/APineN/A17/09/2020 16:39:0411/05/2021 10:49:39
24 – 26 AugComputer Entertainment Developers Conference (CEDEC)AUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BAsiaJapanVirtualCEDEC is a conference for computer entertainment – including video games – industry, and for developers and others engaged in related work in this industry.https://cedec.cesa.or.jp/2021/N/AGMT+9N/ANONEProprietaryN/A16/03/2021 21:31:5530/03/2021 11:24:14
25 – 27 AugMeetToMatch – The Online Cologne EditionAUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtualAre you ready for 3 days of back-to-back meetings during the famous German dealmaking event in gaming? MeetToMatch is uniting all games industry professionals in Cologne in an easy, relevant, and cost-effective way.https://www.meettomatch.com/event/meettomatch-the-online-cologne-edition-2021/N/AGMT+1Starting at 39,99€NONEMeet 2 MatchN/A23/02/2021 13:55:1006/04/2021 20:29:07
25 – 29 AuggamescomAUG2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CEuropeGermanyCologneThe show everybody talks about.https://www.gamescom.global/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AN/AN/A11/09/2020 11:17:4005/05/2021 15:22:54
28 – 29 AugWe Game 6 DELAYEDAUG2021DELAYEDDELAYEDPHYSICALPHYSICALFestivalCISUkraineKyivThe annual festival of game and geek culture with the enchanting cosplay show, esports tournaments, WEGAME Awards ceremony for developers, contests, quests, presentations in the exhibition area, board games, and lots of fun!https://wegame.com.ua/enN/AGMT+2250 – 300 UAHN/AN/AN/A14/01/2021 13:13:5919/04/2021 11:07:01
1 – 4 SepArgentine Video Games Expo (EVA) 2021SEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BSouth AmericaArgentinaVirtualThe Argentine Video Games Expo (EVA) 2021 goes virtual, again! The event will take place through September 1- 4 in GMT-3 time zone and it will have all those ingredients that make EVA one of the most popular gaming events in LATAMhttps://www.expoeva.com/en3.000GMT-3$25Per RequestPineN/A26/04/2021 18:08:1609/05/2021 06:54:17
2 – 3 SepBitSummit THE 8th BITSEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDFestivalAsiaJapanKyotoBitSummit is an annual festival based in Kyoto, celebrating independent game developers and development in Japan. BitSummit will be providing remote booths for officially selected developers with live support from staff on the event floor.https://bitsummit.org/enN/AGMT+9N/A30.000 JPYN/AN/A20/04/2021 11:44:1503/05/2021 17:46:29
3 – 6 SepPAX WestSEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALFestivalNorth AmericaUnited StatesSeattlePAX (originally known as Penny Arcade Expo) is a series of gaming culture festivals involving tabletop, arcade, and video gaming. PAX is held annually in Seattle, Boston, Philadelphia, and San Antonio in the United States; and Melbourne in Australia.https://west.paxsite.com/N/AGMT-8N/APer RequestNoneN/A05/12/2020 10:50:4701/02/2021 11:47:02
7 – 8 SepDigital DragonsSEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropePolandVirtualTwo-day event will offer: Lectures and panel discussions, business meetings, a virtual exhibition area, and the awards gala. The exhibition area will host presentations of companies and their products, as well as recruitment activities.https://digitaldragons.pl/N/AGMT+1N/APer RequestPineN/A24/03/2021 14:08:3106/04/2021 10:07:05
8 – 9 SeptESI Digital SummerSEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualESI Digital Summer was a truly global affair, featuring 5 regionally focused days of content. Though we won’t be returning to that scope in 2021, it is our hope that the turnout will be similarly international.https://esportsinsider.com/esi-events-2021/N/AN/AN/AN/ABrellaN/A30/03/2021 11:24:0312/04/2021 08:44:17
9 – 11 SepBusan Indie Connect Festival (BICFest)SEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDFestivalAsiaSouth KoreaBusanThe Busan Indie Connect Festival (BICFest) is a locally curated, inclusively-attended conference held annually in Busan, South Korea. BICFest was created by and for developers to foster a friendly environment for creativity, sharing, and play.https://bicfest.org/N/AGMT+9N/AShowcase areaN/AN/A22/04/2021 10:14:5205/05/2021 08:17:17
14 – 17 SepXDS 21 AdaptSEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaCanadaVirtualThe only annual, international games industry event advancing external development. Tickets go on sale on April 20th.https://xdsummit.com/N/AGMT-7$489Per requestN/AN/A16/03/2021 18:04:3020/04/2021 21:29:04
15 – 17 SepGames Industry Law Summit NEW DATESEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BEuropeEstoniaVilniusThe 6th international Games Industry Law Summit with the semifinals and finals of the Legal Challenge and the Reception Dinnerhttps://gameslawsummit.org/N/AGMT+3N/AN/AN/AN/A16/09/2020 14:15:4911/02/2021 16:31:28
16 – 19 SepGen ConSEP2021DELAYEDDELAYEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesIndianapolisGen Con is the largest and longest-running tabletop gaming convention in North America, held annually in Indianapolis, IN.https://www.gencon.com/N/AGMT-5N/AN/AN/AN/A16/01/2021 10:45:0317/03/2021 21:53:50
23 – 27 SepGame Devs of Color ExpoSEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualThe Game Devs of Color Expo is a space meant to enlighten and unite, and is open to people of all genders, races, abilities, sexual orientations, and religions.https://gamedevsofcolorexpo.com/1.500+GMT-4$20 – $100N/ANoneN/A18/03/2021 16:44:3413/05/2021 14:52:14
27 Sep – 1 OctPocket Gamer Connects HelsinkiSEP2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BEuropeFinlandHelsinkiEvery two-day event features multiple conference tracks covering the critical issues for any games professional, from the latest industry trends and technical insights to new ways to monetise and future growth opportunities.https://www.pgconnects.com/helsinki/1000+GMT+1£60 – £1,199Per RequestMeet 2 MatchN/A03/12/2020 17:02:1708/03/2021 10:52:29
30 Sep – 3 OctTokyo Game ShowOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CAsiaJapanVirtualTGS will celebrate 25th anniversary. A physical venue will actually exist for press and influencers that will be able to try the games and interview developers. There will be booths for developers and a press conference will be hosted at the venue.https://expo.nikkeibp.co.jp/tgs/2021/N/AGMT+9N/APer RequestProprietaryN/A30/03/2021 11:38:3612/04/2021 08:44:20
1 – 4 OctLudum Dare 49 NEWOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALGame JamNorth AmericaVirtualVirtualLudum Dare is an event where you create a game from scratch in a weekend based on a theme. Themes are suggested and chosen by the community.https://ldjam.com/N/AN/ANoneFreeNoneN/A10/05/2021 11:58:4510/05/2021 11:59:31
2 – 10 OctMelbourne International Games Week NEWOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2B2CAustraliaMelbourneB2CJoin Australian and international influencers, businesses and industry for Melbourne International Games Week – Asia Pacific’s largest digital games celebration – featuring online conferences, events and activities for professionals and public.https://gamesweek.melbourne/GMT+10N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A28/04/2021 13:48:2328/04/2021 13:48:27
4 – 6 OctGames Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP) NEWOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BAustraliaMelbourneB2BGCAP 2021 will features talks, panels, and workshops from skilled game developers and industry adjacent professionals, both locally and abroad.https://gcap.com.au/GMT+10N/AN/AN/APineN/A28/04/2021 13:33:5311/05/2021 10:49:56
5 – 6 OctGame Global Digital SummitOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualGame Global will be back with presentations, round tables, and workshops on the hottest topics relating to video game localization and QA.https://gameglobal.events/N/AN/AN/AN/ARemoN/A16/04/2021 08:37:4216/04/2021 08:37:45
7 – 10 OctEGXOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2CEuropeUnited KingdomLondonEGX is the UK’s premier video games show. It’s a celebration of all things gaming, so if you like games, you’ll love EGX.https://www.egx.net/egx/N/AGMT-0N/AN/AN/AN/A19/02/2021 16:17:2104/03/2021 11:57:58
13 – 14 OctThe International Gaming Summit on Mental Health (TIGS)OCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALSummitNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualIn games, gaming, and content creation, there are unique environmental challenges and opportunities, and TIGS brings experts and leaders from the gaming industry and the mental health industry together to address these issues.https://tigs.ca/N/AGMT-7N/AN/AN/AN/A03/05/2021 17:35:0417/05/2021 14:27:27
13 – 15 OctSweden Game ConferenceOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BEuropeSwedenSkovdeSweden Game Conference, is Europe’s leading conference for students and startups.https://swedengameconference.se1500GMT+10-50€50€iFairsN/A11/11/2020 16:56:4106/05/2021 15:57:04
14 – 15 OctW ❤ GamesOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BEuropeFinlandHelsinkiW ❤ Games is one-day-conference in Helsinki that focuses on women in games and tech development. “W” stands for women but also for “we” as we people, we who play and make games, we of all backgrounds and interests that games bring together!https://wlovegames.com/N/AGMT+3Free attendenceN/ANot decided yet, negotiating with potential partners listed aboveN/A16/12/2020 13:00:5801/02/2021 11:47:35
14 – 17 OctGamescom Asia 2021OCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2B2CAsiaSingaporeSingaporegamescom asia aims to serve as the premier platform for Southeast Asian game developers to explore partnerships globally, and act as a hub for international publishers who are looking for the next big thing in games.https://www.gamescom.asia/30.000GMT+8N/AN/AN/AN/A16/09/2020 14:15:5103/02/2021 10:09:44
21 – 24 OctGames Industry Conference (GiC)OCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BEuropePolandPoznanThe Game Industry Conference takes place alongside the Poznan Game Arena, one of the most important and largest game expos in Europe.https://gic.gd/N/AGMT+1N/APer RequestMeet 2 MatchN/A19/12/2020 15:48:1101/02/2021 11:57:25
22 – 24 OctIndieCadeOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalVirtualUnited StatesVirtualIndieCade Anywhere and Everywhere is IndieCade’s online festival for 2021. This three day online event is built from the ground up specifically to highlight and feature games of all types, along with their creators, from around the world.https://www.indiecade.com/N/AN/AFREESubmission Fee (Showcase)NoneN/A07/02/2021 19:27:5721/02/2021 22:34:10
22 – 23 OctGame AccessOCT2021DELAYEDDELAYEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2B2CEuropeCzechiaBrnoGame Access ‘21 is a huge conference including lots of speeches, presentations, discussions and opportunities to find new partners and interesting information on the 8,000 sq. meters area. https://game-access.com/conference/1500+GMT+2N/AN/AN/AN/A17/09/2020 16:39:1310/04/2021 06:39:30
26 – 28 OctDevelop: BrightonOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomBrightonCome and learn from your peers and share your experiences, hear from the industry’s leading lights, get up-to-date with the latest tools, techniques and industry trends, plus network with 3,000 game dev professionals.https://www.developconference.com/N/AGMT+0N/APer requestN/AN/A18/01/2021 20:58:2407/04/2021 18:31:03
27 – 29 OctGamiLearnOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaEuropeSpainBarcelonaGamiLearn’21 aims to cover all aspects of gameful and playful approaches for learning. Our main goal is to bring together stakeholders for exchanging ideas, experiences and encouraging networking between academia and industry.https://gamilearn.webs.ull.es/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AN/AN/A03/05/2021 17:34:4617/05/2021 14:27:31
29 OctArctic Game ConferenceOCT2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BEuropeSwedenArctic Game Conference is northern Sweden’s annual meeting place for game developers, students, academia, investors and decision-makers.https://www.arcticgameconference.com/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AN/AN/A12/10/2020 11:28:2407/04/2021 18:31:01
3 – 4 NovGlobal Games Pitch – Mobile & Hyper Casual GamesNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALPitchingEuropeVirtualVirtualPitch your Mobile / Hyper-casual game online to 50+ publishers and investors!https://gdbay.com/global-games-pitch/N/AGMT+2$9 – $79NONEProprietaryN/A01/02/2021 17:07:0912/04/2021 17:56:30
3 – 5 NovNordic Game FallNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BEuropeSwedenMalmöThe Nordic Game conference is held annually in Malmö, Sweden.https://conf.nordicgame.com/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AMeet 2 MatchN/A21/12/2020 15:26:5307/04/2021 19:44:16
10 – 13 NovMEGAMIGSNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CNorth AmericaCanadaVirtualThe unmissable event for video game fans and experts will be back from November 10 to 13 for a virtual edition. Access to the general public will be free. New this year: we offer companies free live showcases!https://megamigs.com/en/N/AGMT-5$0 – $175Per RequestN/AN/A30/03/2021 22:33:2812/04/2021 08:44:25
11 – 12 NovDevGAMM FallNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BCISN/AVirtualDevGAMM conference is aimed at developers, publishers, game designers, programmers, artists, business development managers, recruiters, journalists and everyone involved in the game industry in any way.https://devgamm.com/N/AN/AN/AN/APineN/A15/03/2021 21:40:1715/03/2021 21:53:32
12 NovCiGA Developer Conference (CiGADC)NOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BAsiaChinaShanghaiCiGADC is a conference for game developers and game industry practitioners that covers design, vision, programming, narrative, platform, marketing and more. A number of industry leaders from China and abroad will participate.https://www.cigadc.com/englishN/AGMT+8N/AN/AN/AN/A01/04/2021 10:11:4714/04/2021 08:26:23
12 – 14 NovZurich Game ShowNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2CEuropeSwitzerlandZurichZURICH GAME SHOW is the largest gaming event in Switzerland – and your year-round platform for news about gaming, pop culture, movies, and digital trends.https://www.zurichgameshow.ch/en/N/AGMT+1N/AN/ANoneN/A08/03/2021 12:28:5122/03/2021 09:56:58
13 – 14 NovWePlay ExpoNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2B2CAsiaChinaShanghaiOne of the few gaming culture festival in 2021 scheduled to physically take place in China! This will be one of the largest game expo this year, involving video gaming, arcade, and tabletop .https://www.weplaymore.com/15.000+GMT+8N/AN/AN/AN/A01/04/2021 10:11:3314/04/2021 08:26:26
16 – 17 NovGame Services Forum NEWNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualGame Services Forum brings studios and publishers together with service providers/ vendors for a series of pre-determined ‘speed’ business meetings. Supported by Ukie and MCV/Develop. Registration is now open.https://gameservicesforum.comN/AGMT+0Per requestN/APrioprietaryN/A06/05/2021 17:04:2506/05/2021 17:17:22
16 – 17 NovKonsollNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BEuropeNorwayBergenKonsoll is a conference designed to offer both Norwegian and International Game Developers inspiration and wisdom, and to create a forum for communicating and networking.https://konsoll.org/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AN/AN/A15/04/2021 15:41:4515/04/2021 15:41:47
23 – 25 Novgamesweekberlin PRO X NEWNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtualLook forward to B2B networking powered by MeetToMatch, live shows, debates and gaming on Twitch, Opening Breakfast with high level politics and influencers as well as workshops and PRO X sessions by Womenize!, the PRO X Career Day and much more.https://www.gamesweekberlin.com/GMT+1N/AN/AN/AMeet 2 MatchN/A28/04/2021 14:15:2028/04/2021 14:19:55
25 – 26 NovArts and Animations SummitNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtualThe Arts and Animation Summit will offer 2 days of keynotes, presentations, panels and workshops for art directors, 2D & 3D artists, animators etc.https://www.devcom.global/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AN/AN/A11/01/2021 15:46:2305/03/2021 08:34:06
25 – 28 NovLisboa Games WeekNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2CEuropePortugalLisabonLisboa Games Week or simply LGW, is a trade fair for video games held annually at the FIL Exhibition Centre in Lisbon, Portugal.https://www.lisboagamesweek.pt/N/AGMT-0N/AN/AN/AN/A08/03/2021 12:30:3322/03/2021 09:57:01
26 – 28 NovIndie Game FestNOV2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2B2CEuropeGermanyCologneThe Indie Game Fest is a curated, annual event in Cologne.Our goal is to connect indie studios in Germany and Europe, to create more visibility and attention for their creative and innovative products.https://indiegamefest.de/500+GMT+212€ – 120€150€ for Indie DeveloperN/AN/A10/10/2020 10:39:1011/03/2021 08:16:42
1 – 2 DecESI Digital WinterDEC2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualB2B eSports conference. Networking, education and debate.https://esportsinsider.com/esi-events-2021/N/AGMT-4N/AN/ABrellaN/A05/02/2021 23:31:0125/04/2021 08:37:44
4 – 5 DecGames GatheringDEC2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BCISUkraineKievGames Gathering is the biggest B2B conference in Eastern Europe dedicated to game development and the creation of high-quality gaming content. By visiting Games Gathering 2021, you will receive information on the latest trends in the gaming industry.https://ggconference.com/en/conference/games-gathering-2021/3500+GMT+2$49 – $129Per RequestN/AN/A22/03/2021 17:48:4406/04/2021 10:07:10
6 – 12 DecAFRICA GAMES WEEKDEC2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BAfricaSouth AfricaVirtualOff the back of the last 3 year’s events Africa Games Week continues to drive exposure, opportunities, knowledge and investment to African Game Developers connecting them to the world.http://gamesweek.africa/N/AGMT+2N/AN/AN/AN/A22/02/2021 10:19:1207/03/2021 11:25:49
10 – 12 DecPAX UnpluggedDEC2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALFestivalNorth AmericaUnited StatesPhiladelphiaPAX (originally known as Penny Arcade Expo) is a series of gaming culture festivals involving tabletop, arcade, and video gaming. PAX is held annually in Seattle, Boston, Philadelphia, and San Antonio in the United States; and Melbourne in Australia.https://unplugged.paxsite.com/N/AGMT-5N/APer RequestNoneN/A05/12/2020 10:50:3101/02/2021 11:57:50
14 – 17 DecSIGGRAPH AsiaDEC2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALAcademiaAsiaJapanTokyoThe annual event attracts the most respected technical and creative people from all over the world who are excited by research, science, art, animation, gaming, interactivity, education and emerging technologies.https://sa2020.siggraph.org/en/about-us/siggraph-asia-2021N/AGMT+9N/AN/AN/AN/A18/01/2021 21:00:1822/02/2021 10:19:23
18 – 19 DecMomoCon WinterFest 2021DEC2021SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualCelebrate the Holidays with MomoCon! Join us for this new event: MomoCon Winterfest 2021. Winterfest will bring some of your favorite aspects of MomoCon: Exhibitors, Artists, Games, Guests, Panels, Cosplay and more over this special 2-day event.https://www.momocon.com/N/AGMT-5$25 – $40N/ANoneN/A05/03/2021 10:38:0018/03/2021 12:18:07
16 JanGame OnJAN2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualDelve into Vancouver’s ultimate gamer experience for aspiring developers, students, and gaming enthusiasts. Brought to you by UBC Game Development, a local community where all things gaming and game development thrive.https://ubcgameon.com/N/AGMT-8FREEN/ANoneN/A12/01/2021 15:24:4510/02/2021 10:28:11
16 JanBostonFIGJAN2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualVirtual indie games fest. BostonFIG celebrates independent game developers in New England and beyond!https://www.bostonfig.com/N/AGMT-5Pay what you likePer RequestGather TownN/A17/01/2021 15:01:5430/01/2021 23:13:06
16 – 17 JanGTR ConferenceJAN2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeMaltaVirtualAn annual gathering that serves as a networking event for the GTR community and as a celebration of GTR Accelerator studios.http://2020.globaltopround.com/N/AGMT+1Invite OnlyN/ANoneN/A23/09/2020 10:52:4130/01/2021 23:13:10
26 – 28 JanGamesBeat: Driving Game Growth & Into the MetaverseJAN2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualJoin today’s leaders in games for two days of content and networking surrounding the hottest topics, from how IDFA will affect the industry to the imminent arrival of the metaverse.https://events.venturebeat.com/gamesbeatandfacebooksummit/N/AN/AFREEN/ANoneN/A26/10/2020 09:36:3230/01/2021 23:13:13
27 – 31 JanGlobal Game Jam OnlineJAN2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALGame JamNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualGet together and create games in one weekend in hundreds of locations worldwide.https://globalgamejam.org/N/AFREENONENoneN/A05/12/2020 09:29:0808/05/2021 14:21:06
28 – 31 JanTaipei Game Show 2021JAN2021FINISHEDFINISHEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2B2CAsiaTaiwanTaipeiTaipei Game Show 2021, held by Taipei Computer Association, will be taking place at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 1. (TaiNEX 1). This time, we are bringing a hybrid show, a physical event with reinforced digital elements, to the game industry.https://tgs.tca.org.tw/N/AGMT+8N/APer requestProprietaryN/A29/09/2020 16:23:3001/02/2021 09:32:59
3 – 7 FebYorkshire Games FestivalFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualA five-day extravaganza celebrating games culture, design and production, with special guests, workshops, master classes, and a fun-packed weekend for gamers of all ages.https://www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk/whats-on/yorkshire-games-festivalN/AGMT+1£5 – £10N/AN/AN/A12/10/2020 11:29:4322/02/2021 08:39:56
3 – 9 FebSteam Game Festival: February 2021FEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualDeadline for subs: December 2, 2020 @ 11:59pm PST. A multi-day celebration where fans can try out demos, chat with developers, watch live streams, and learn about upcoming games on Steam.https://store.steampowered.com/N/AGMT-8FREENoneNoneN/A23/11/2020 11:38:3023/02/2021 15:55:03
4 – 5 FebHGC – Hyper Games ConferenceFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BCISUkraineVirtualHyper Games Conference (HGC) is the major online conference in its niche devoted to the development, promotion, and growth of the Hyper Casual Games industry.https://hgconf.com/1000+GMT+20 – 49€N/AN/AN/A17/12/2020 16:42:1106/02/2021 10:29:34
8 – 12 FebPocket Gamer Connects Digital #5FEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualA Pocket Gamer Connects online conference is the perfect way to meet, learn from, and do business with over 1,300 games industry professionals, and over 200 speakers.https://www.pgconnects.com/digital/1500+GMT+1£60 – £360N/AProprietaryN/A17/11/2020 15:50:2112/02/2021 20:43:36
8 – 12 FebWhite Nights Winter OnlineFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGlobalVirtualThe WN Conference is a leading B2B event for the game industry in Europe. It gathers key companies from around the globe – over 4,500 attendees per year offline and over 20,000 participants online.https://wnconf.com/en/”20.000+N/A0 – 99€N/AProprietaryN/A23/09/2020 10:57:2912/02/2021 20:43:36
10 – 11 FebMGS Global Virtual Conference 3.0FEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualCome together with peers and experts from around the globe to learn, connect, and grow at MGS GVC—an event held entirely online that includes all the features you’ve come to expect from an MGS event.https://www.mobilegrowthassociation.com/events/virtual31000+GMT-7N/AN/AProprietaryN/A29/10/2020 10:18:1612/02/2021 08:06:24
16 – 20 FebInteractive FuturesFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualThe Leamington Spa games hub will open its virtual doors in February 2021 to once again showcase the talent and creativity of the video games studios within the region.https://interactive-futures.com/N/AGMT+0N/AN/AN/AN/A15/01/2021 21:53:3301/03/2021 20:40:10
19 – 20 FebBlizzConFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualBlizzCon is where geeks, players, and employees from all walks of life can group up and feel at home.https://blizzcon.com/N/AN/AFREEN/ANoneN/A23/09/2020 09:21:4021/02/2021 08:45:42
22 – 27 FebGameMax GameWeekFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CEuropeBelgiumVirtualConferences, workshops, demos, trivia night… A whole week dedicated to gaming as a career opportunity, with some of the sector’s high profiles.https://gamemax.be/en/gameweek/N/AGMT+1FREEN/AN/AN/A30/01/2021 14:55:2828/02/2021 09:22:50
22 Feb – 5 MarPlayaway Games FestivalMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualGAMES – ARTS – CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY – EDUCATION – WELLBEING. Looking to the games sector for inspiration in an online worldhttps://tinderboxcollective.org/playaway/N/AGMT-0FREENONENoneN/A08/03/2021 09:45:3508/03/2021 09:45:36
23 FebGames Crossing Borders (Bavarian-Polish Exchange)FEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtualGames Crossing Borders seeks to connect the Polish and the Bavarian gaming industries. With introductory keynotes, talks and interactive discussions, the event covers different aspects of developing games and the gaming scenes in both countries.https://eventory.cc/event/games-3/100GMT+1FREENONEEventoryN/A10/02/2021 20:05:5324/02/2021 08:11:06
23 – 24 FebAI and Gaming Research SummitFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualThis event aims to facilitate open discussion and critical dialogue by bringing together academia and industry to better understand each other’s perspectives at the intersection of AI and gaming research. Registration open till 19th of February.https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/research/event/aiandgaming2021/N/AN/AFREENONENoneN/A12/02/2021 22:54:5225/02/2021 08:18:20
24 FebGames Capital Summit NEWFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeSwedenVirtualEntrepreneurs seeking funding for their company based on an opportunity in the game sector (i.e. game, tech, service, platform, etc.) are welcome to apply.https://forms.gle/vaxv5qMamqwfRdTw9N/AGMT+1Invitation OnlyNONEProprietaryN/A01/02/2021 17:08:4225/02/2021 08:18:20
24 FebGames Market Bootcamp: AustraliaFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BAsiaSingaporeVirtualDeep dive into the latest gaming trends, and explore initiatives by Austrade and the various state-based screen agencies to help you set up in Australia or invest in local studios.https://gamescom.asia/digital-miniseries/sessionsN/AGMT-8FREENONENoneN/A14/01/2021 13:27:3225/02/2021 08:18:21
24 – 25 FebBreakpointFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualThe event will feature talks from the thought leaders in the following tools segment areas: Debugging, Performance, Quality Assurance & Testing.https://www.accelevents.com/e/BreakpointbyBacktrace?aff=websiteN/AGMT-5FREENONEAcceleventsN/A18/02/2021 10:45:5504/03/2021 11:58:04
25 – 26 FebCall for Change SummitFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtual2 conference days with a strong focus on training, education and sharing with workshops, training program, panels and round-tables. Topics will also include Neurodivergence, Allyship, Racism, Queerness, Unconscious Biases, Inclusive Communication.https://www.devcom.global/N/AGMT+1FREEN/APineN/A03/12/2020 17:02:3427/02/2021 10:27:20
25 – 26 FebPocket Gamer Launchpad #3FEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualPocket Gamer LaunchPad is a series of digital events designed to celebrate new, upcoming or updated iOS and Android games. Each one takes place across multiple sites, streams, social media and other channels.https://www.pocketgamer.com/launchpad/N/AGMT-0FREENONENoneN/A21/01/2021 08:51:3627/02/2021 10:27:21
25 – 26 FebIndieway (February)FEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeVirtualIstanbulIndies, professionals, investors, publishers. Free showcase area for selected 30 indies. Free webinars. B2B matchmaking.https://www.indieway.biz/N/AGMT+3FREENONEBizz youN/A12/02/2021 08:43:0227/02/2021 10:27:22
26 Feb – 1 MarGoing Hyper Winter 2021: Online Hyper Casual Game JamFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALCompetitionCISUkraineVirtualDay 1: educational day (talks from HC experts), Day 2 & 3: devs create a HC game prototype with the help and advice from mentors, Day 4: publishers / experts select the best prototypes in several nominations that will get prizes and publishing offers.https://center42.tech/hyper-casual-jam/2021250GMT+2Starting at $10NONEProprietaryN/A17/12/2020 19:26:5708/05/2021 14:16:01
27 FebMEET & BUILD: Belgian EditionFEB2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeBelgiumVirtualMore than 30 speakers from Belgium (and two guest from the world) to learn from and to exchange experiences. 13 talks in total on the video game industry in Belgium.http://www.meet-build.be/N/AGMT+1FREENONENoneN/A26/01/2021 20:50:5402/03/2021 14:18:28
2 – 3 MarGame Global Digital SummitMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualA full two-days online event dedicated to video game localization and QA.https://gameglobal.events/events/game-global-digital-summit-march-2021/N/AGMT+2Starting at $350N/ARemoN/A30/10/2020 12:52:2604/03/2021 05:55:34
2 – 4 MarIndie Game Business Sessions: Spring 2021MAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualLearn more about video game business, marketing, and licensing from industry leaders. And. Meet global deal makers and decision makers from the comfort of your own home or office.https://www.powellgroupconsulting.com/indiegamebusiness/N/AGMT-8$0 – $50NoneMeet 2 MatchN/A12/01/2021 15:25:3105/03/2021 08:11:18
4 MarMGS GamesMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BVirtualVirtualVirtualMGS GAMES is an intimate one-day, developer, publisher, and marketer-focused conference where you can connect with and learn from mobile app and online marketing professionals.https://www.mobilegrowthassociation.com/events/games/200+GMT-6$10 – $300N/AN/AN/A14/10/2020 15:57:0507/03/2021 11:25:23
4 – 6 MarValencia Indie SummitMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalEuropeSpainVirtualTwo days devoted to professionals in the videogame sector and a third one devoted to the general public. Both sections with talks, round tables, project exhibitions, networking area and a financing and investment table.http://valenciaindiesummit.com/400+GMT+1FREENONEN/AN/A03/02/2021 10:58:3007/03/2021 11:25:27
6 – 7 MarGenCon Spring ShowcaseMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualJoin Gen Con and some of your favorite tabletop publishers this March 6-7 for previews of brand-new games on Twitch.https://www.genconspringshowcase.com/N/AN/AFREENONENoneN/A16/02/2021 10:35:3908/03/2021 09:45:04
10 MarCareers and Recruitment ExpoMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALHiringEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualWomen in Games is proud to present our first Global Careers Expo and Networking Event. As with every Women in Games event, our ambition is to achieve an inclusive, welcoming, safe environment for all.https://hopin.com/events/careers-and-recruitment-expo-2021-the-next-world-of-work?fbclid=IwAR1FF3nbDIiJq35rnP6XPvmEQz5OLDDKX-XijqSzljMmAImBsLSaQ2DVJpgN/AGMT-0FREEPer RequestHopinN/A26/02/2021 18:00:1311/03/2021 08:11:38
10 MarThe Big Score Sessions – Gaming SessionMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDHYBRIDHYBRIDPitchingEuropeBelgiumKortrijkDuring the Gaming Session, 8 – literally – game-changing Belgian startups and game studios will pitch & receive feedback from an expert panel. The audience consists of 8 pitching & more attending game studios, investors, corporates & publishers.https://www.thebigscore.eu/upcoming-sessions/2-the-gaming-session75 – 100GMT+10 – 149€NONEConversation StarterN/A11/02/2021 15:06:2211/03/2021 08:11:38
13 – 14 MarGame Dev DirectMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualGame Dev Direct is a multi-day digital event by MIX (Media Indie Exchange). New announcements, game footage, special guests, and more! Deadline for submissions ends on February 5th. Submission fee: 30$.https://www.mediaindieexchange.com/event/game-dev-direct/N/AGMT-8Submission fee for indies: 30$NONENoneN/A17/01/2021 16:05:3415/03/2021 09:10:57
15 – 19 MarGDC ShowcaseMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualGDC Showcase is a free-to-attend, all-digital event. This one-of-a-kind event will provide attendees the chance to catch some of the biggest talks from past GDC events, along with a taste of what to expect from more expansive GDC events to come.https://gdconf.com/showcaseN/AGMT-8FREENONEProprietaryN/A19/01/2021 19:46:4820/03/2021 16:46:37
16 – 17 MarHamburg Games ConferenceMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeGermanyVirtualThe B2B event will take place as a virtual, multiplayer conference with expert streams under the motto of “Discoverability”. Bookings for digital booths and avatars in the convention area are now being accepted.https://www.gamesconference.com/400+GMT+1Starting at 20€Starting at 200€Meet 2 MatchN/A12/01/2021 15:25:1018/03/2021 08:18:20
19 – 28 MarLondon Games FestivalMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualThe 2021 London Games Festival will showcase a range of unreleased titles from around the world, explore how games have aided players’ lives under COVID-19, and connect creators with global investors.https://games.london/N/AGMT-0£60NONEN/AN/A16/02/2021 21:09:4129/03/2021 08:12:14
20 – 21 MarWomen Got GameMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALSummitNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualWGG is the first ever property of its kind, where successful corporate executive and entrepreneur women of color educate, mentor & pay it forward to women college students of color interested in the gaming & esports industry.https://bcgausa.org/women-got-game/N/AGMT-4FREENONEHopinN/A19/03/2021 09:26:4001/04/2021 13:02:14
24 MarIndustry Insights 3MAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeNetherlandsVirtualJoin the third Industry Insights event hosted by Gameye and Tencent Cloud. During the event we will discuss interesting topics like Game Development, Game Server Scaling, the Asian Games market and other industry insights in a total of 6 sessions. https://hopin.com/events/gameye-tencent-cloud-industry-insights-3400GMT+1FreeNONENoneN/A22/02/2021 11:32:4025/03/2021 08:22:34
24 – 26 MarAnimation ExchangeMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesSan FranciscoAnimation talks from developers all over the industry covering everything from the most recent tech advancements to traditional animation techniques to career path and growth. Instead of one long 10 hour stream, we will be holding shorter 3-4 hour streams over multiple days.http://www.animstate.com/animationexchange/N/AGMT-8FREENONEN/AN/A05/10/2020 20:12:1327/03/2021 10:06:20
24 – 26 MarGamethon ExpoMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2B2CAsiaIndiaNew DelhiShowcase games, pitch for awards in 10+ categories, connect with panel of experts in speed dating format. http://www.gamethonexpo.com/4.637GMT+5:30N/AN/AN/AN/A17/09/2020 16:39:1027/03/2021 10:06:21
25 MarFuture Games Show – Spring ShowcaseMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualA special spring showcase, featuring 40 games from more than 30 different publishers and developers, including SEGA, Team 17, Warner Bros. and EA. This is just the first Future Games Show for 2021, with future shows scheduled for June and August.https://www.gamesradar.com/uk/future-games-show-spring-showcase-2021/N/AGMT-8FREENONENoneN/A08/03/2021 08:22:4526/03/2021 08:28:41
25 MarGames Market Bootcamp: IndiaMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BAsiaSingaporeVirtualThe Indian online gaming industry is expected to exceed US$1.1b by 2021, according to Google-KMPG. Find out why India is a game changer and how you can tap into its growth which is likely to at least double in the next 1-2 years.https://gamescom.asia/digital-miniseries/sessionsN/AGMT+8FREENONENoneN/A14/01/2021 13:26:5726/03/2021 08:28:49
25 – 26 MarIndieway (March)MAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeVirtualIstanbulIndies, professionals, investors, publishers. Free showcase opportunity for selected indies. Free webinars. B2B Matchmaking.https://www.indieway.biz/N/AGMT+3FREENONEBizz youN/A12/02/2021 08:44:0127/03/2021 10:06:23
26 Mar/twitchgaming Showcase: ID@XboxMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualDuring the showcase, we’ll debut new trailers and gameplay for more than 25 games. We’ll also be making announcements about independent titles coming to Xbox and Xbox Game Pass. Set your reminders for Friday, March 26 at 9:00am PDT.https://www.twitch.tv/xboxN/AGMT-8FREENONENoneN/A24/03/2021 20:03:3906/04/2021 10:07:16
26 Mar – 2 AprGames Careers WeekMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualA free online festival to inspire people from every background to discover careers in one of the UK’s fastest growing creative sectors – video games.https://gamescareersweek.org/N/AGMT+0FREEN/AN/AN/A15/01/2021 15:14:3603/04/2021 09:52:54
26 Mar – 2 AprIWOCon 2021 Digital Indie Game ConventionAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALShowcaseNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualIWOCon 2021 is a convention from Indie World Order showcasing upcoming & current indie games. Sail away with us into the heart of indies.https://www.indieworldorder.com/iwocon2000+GMT-4FREEFREEN/AN/A20/03/2021 08:26:3703/04/2021 09:52:55
28 MarDStars ConnectsMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BEuropeItalyPaduaBorn as a digital Award for Italian Developers, it is turning into a B2B Conf in 2021.http://www.dstars.it/300+GMT+2FREEPer requestWN HubN/A21/10/2020 15:24:2829/03/2021 08:12:18
29 MarVRGDCMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALNetworkingNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualOur second Annual virtual networking party will take place inside of VR Chat. Come hang out, socialize, network and take private meetings all within this shared space.https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScxuZILn0rCJFavgI_ofUWap_v-wIyoQYSOJzv0Hq4Zmbi6nQ/viewformN/AGMT-8FREENoneVR ChatN/A20/03/2021 09:29:3202/04/2021 08:23:51
29 Mar – 2 AprUnreal Indies WeekMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualEach day, we will have a variety of content; from blog posts to video interviews, and livestreams, so make sure you visit our website throughout the week and follow Unreal Engine on social media for all the latest.https://www.unrealengine.com/en-US/blog/join-us-for-unreal-indies-week-2021N/AN/AFREEN/ANoneN/A30/03/2021 11:11:0912/04/2021 08:44:31
30 – 31 MarESI Digital SpringMAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualThere’ll be over 60 speakers across the two days, and the themes focused on will be brands and sponsorship, investment, tournament delivery, fan engagement and more.https://www.esportsinsider.com/esi-digital-spring/400+GMT-072€NoneBrellaN/A03/02/2021 10:20:0301/04/2021 22:05:41
31 Mar – 1 AprGames Education Virtual Summit (GamesED)MAR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualThe Games Education Summit brings together influential studios, recruiters and educators to discuss how we nurture the UK’s future games talent.http://thebgi.uk/2021/01/27/ready-player-learn-the-games-education-summit-returns-for-2021/N/AGMT-0£14.99 – £191.02NoneN/AN/A28/01/2021 12:11:4202/04/2021 08:24:10
5 – 6 Apr#GAconf EuropeAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualA day of talks and networking exploring recent and future advancements in the field of game accessibility.https://www.gaconf.com/N/AGMT-0FREENoneDiscordN/A21/02/2021 22:33:3106/04/2021 19:49:13
6 – 7 AprGlobal Games Pitch – PC & Console GamesAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALPitchingEuropeUkraineVirtualPitch your PC / console game online to 50+ publishers and investors!https://gdbay.com/global-games-pitch/N/AGMT+2$9 – $79NoneProprietaryN/A01/02/2021 17:08:0008/04/2021 09:02:51
8 AprXP Game Developer SummitAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaCanadaVirtualThe XP Game Developer Summit is a conference in Toronto, Canada about sharing knowledge and supporting growth in the video game industry. Series of talks viewable on Twitch as well as a free playable game showcase.https://xpsummit.ca/N/AGMT-5$0 – $60N/AMeet 2 MatchN/A10/03/2021 10:21:5909/04/2021 08:07:32
12 – 16 AprNVIDIA GTCAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualJoin us for breakthroughs in AI, data center, accelerated computing, healthcare, intelligent networking, game development, and more. Discover the advanced technologies that are transforming today’s industries.https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/gtc/N/AGMT-7FREENoneNoneN/A08/03/2021 12:29:4713/04/2021 09:00:27
14 – 16 AprGamesIndustry LiveAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualDiscover new games, studios and partners at this brand new industry event from the teams behind GamesIndustry.biz and EGX Rezzed.https://live.gamesindustry.biz/N/AGMT-0$50 – $150$100 (Showcase)Meet 2 MatchN/A03/02/2021 15:49:2123/04/2021 10:11:22
19 – 23 AprPocket Gamer Connects Digital #6APR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualA Pocket Gamer Connects online conference is the perfect way to meet, learn from, and do business with over 1,300 games industry professionals, and over 200 speakers.https://www.pgconnects.com/digital/1500GMT-0£79 – £479N/AMeet 2 MatchN/A03/12/2020 17:01:3924/04/2021 07:17:07
19 – 25 AprNZ Games FestivalAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2B2CAustraliaNew ZealandWellingtonThe week-long festival is centred around all things games – whether digital, tabletop or otherwise! It’s our goal to ensure everybody has the opportunity to be included in the magic of games, so we aim to provide events for all demographics.https://nzgamesfest.com/N/AGMT+12FREEN/AN/AN/A12/10/2020 11:27:2726/04/2021 08:01:10
20 AprSteamworks Virtual ConferenceAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualYou’ll hear from people with a variety of backgrounds behind games big and small, as well as from Valve’s own game teams, as they share their experiences and best practices for communicating with players.https://steamworksevents.com/N/AGMT-7FREENoneNoneN/A01/04/2021 22:05:1023/04/2021 10:11:26
20 – 21 AprGame Stack LiveAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualBasically, everything you love about IRL events from the comfort of your battle station: talks, networking, and a splash of education on the Microsoft platforms, tools and services empowering game developershttps://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/games/events/game-stack-liveN/AGMT-8FREENoneNoneN/A23/02/2021 20:56:3023/04/2021 10:11:27
21 – 22 AprFinland Games Job FairAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeFinlandVirtualThe event where we bring together some of the leading gaming studios in Finland and some of the brightest talent in the gaming industry.https://gamesjobfair.com/N/AGMT+1FREENonePineN/A04/03/2021 18:34:3923/04/2021 10:17:56
21 – 22 AprThe Game Assembly – Meet and GreetAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaEuropeSwedenVirtualMeet and Greet is The Game Assembly’s annual event, where our students get a chance to show off their portfolios and to give companies an opportunity to find the best intern match for their game company.https://www.thegameassembly.com/meet-and-greet/N/AGMT+11500 SEKNoneMeet 2 MatchN/A01/02/2021 23:30:1323/04/2021 10:11:28
21 – 23 AprEast Coast Game ConferenceAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualThe East Coast Game Conference (ECGC), the largest gathering of video game professionals on the East Coast, returns for its twelfth year. The focus of the conference is to provide video game developers an engaging program and opportunities for networking and collaboration.https://ecgconf.com/N/AGMT-5$25 – $50N/AMeet 2 MatchN/A12/10/2020 11:27:4924/04/2021 07:17:12
22 AprGames Market Bootcamp: ThailandAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BAsiaSingaporeVirtualAccording to Niko Partners, Thailand is predicted to be the first US$1b gaming market in SEA. The exponential growth makes Thailand an extremely important market for game developers and publishers looking to release games in the region.https://gamescom.asia/digital-miniseries/sessionsN/AGMT+8FREENoneNoneN/A14/01/2021 13:26:1423/04/2021 10:11:31
23 – 24 AprPlay by PlayAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BAustraliaNew ZealandWellingtonWellington’s favourite offbeat game development conference is back for our fifth year! Play by Play aims to provide attendees with a curated smorgasbord of eclectic content, bespoke knowledge and oft unexplored realms of our craft.https://playbyplay.co.nz/N/AGMT+13$70 – $130N/AN/AN/A03/11/2020 12:01:2525/04/2021 08:36:31
23 – 26 AprLudoNarraConAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CAustraliaAustraliaVirtualLudoNarraCon is a digital convention celebrating narrative video games, hosted on Steam. An initiative of indie label Fellow Traveller.https://www.ludonarracon.com/N/AN/AFREEN/ANoneN/A23/11/2020 10:20:3104/05/2021 09:14:04
24 – 25 AprIndieway (April)APR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeTurkeyVirtualIndies, professionals, investors, publishers. Free showcase opportunity for selected indies. Free webinars. B2B Matchmaking.https://www.indieway.biz/GMT+3GMT+30 – 22€430Bizz youN/A12/02/2021 08:44:5128/04/2021 09:54:09
26 Apr – 14 MayWN Conference ChinaAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BCISRussiaVirtualThe show will be focused on the Chinese market. The online part will be hosted on the new version of the WN Hub platform. For those who are ready to travel, as well as for the locals, we will host the two-days expo & networking in Shanghai.https://wnconf.com/wn-china-online-21/20.000+N/A0 – 199€N/AWN HubN/A15/02/2021 15:39:2317/05/2021 14:27:05
27 AprSweden Game PitchAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALPitchingEuropeSwedenVirtualSweden Game Arena invites Swedish startups to this spring’s digital game pitch event, Sweden Game Pitch. Meet a huge amount of investors and publishers within the games industry on April 27 through MeetToMatch. Take this chance to pitch your game!https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sweden-game-pitch-2021-tickets-14251831511790+GMT (+1)€149,95NoneMeet 2 MatchN/A12/03/2021 10:55:4204/05/2021 09:14:31
28 AprCopenhagen MatchUpAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeDenmarkVirtualThe event consists of one full day of online 1:1 meetings, where both investors/publishers and developers can book meetings with each other through the Meet2Match booking system.https://copenhagenmatchup.dk/N/AGMT+1N/AN/AMeet 2 MatchN/A23/09/2020 10:53:5328/04/2021 08:27:47
28 – 29 AprGamesBeat SummitAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualGamesBeat Summit is the most intimate gaming event in the industry. Senior-level attendees return again and again knowing they’ll engage in genuine conversations, networking, and deal-making that come out of the Summit every year.https://events.venturebeat.com/gamesbeat-summit-2021/N/AGMT-7$0 – $399N/AN/AN/A26/01/2021 18:21:2628/04/2021 08:27:49
29 AprDigital Developer Day: Indie EditionAPR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualGain key insights into the indie game publishing process and connect with industry professionals through a series of learning sessions, networking opportunities, roundtables and panels at Unity’s Digital Developer Day.https://dddindieed.splashthat.com/N/AGMT-7FREEN/AN/AN/A21/04/2021 14:26:5604/05/2021 09:13:34
30 AprEverything Procedural Conference (EPC2021)APR2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALAcademiaEuropeNetherlandsVirtualA variety lectures, talks and demonstrations in the field of procedural content generation for games which offers many opportunities to meet and share knowledge with fellow developers.http://everythingprocedural.com/N/AGMT+18.50 – 27.50€NoneN/AN/A23/04/2021 14:28:3206/05/2021 10:05:36
3 – 9 MayBIG FestivalMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CSouth AmericaBrazilVirtualThe largest festival and market for ​independent games in Latin Americahttps://www.bigfestival.com.br/N/AGMT-3$0 – $72N/AProprietaryN/A12/10/2020 11:28:0714/05/2021 08:44:22
8 – 9 MayMobidictum Business NetworkMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeEstoniaVirtualMobidictum Business Network brings global companies and Turkish studios together. The main goal of the event is finding out new products to boost your game and network to find good deals.https://events.mobidictum.biz/500+GMT +30 – 99€Per requestPineN/A21/04/2021 11:05:2210/05/2021 08:12:17
10 – 12 MayLA Games ConferenceMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualThis spring, join the most influential decision-makers in the digital media industry at Digital Media Wire’s Annual LA Games Conference to network, do deals, and share ideas about the future of games and connected entertainment! Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/la-games-conference-2021-tickets-94012980355https://lagamesconference.com/N/AGMT-8$199 – $299N/AN/AN/A12/10/2020 11:29:2913/05/2021 08:14:46
10 – 14 MayBossaNova:MTLMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BNorth AmericaCanadaVirtualBossaNova:MTL is a new event dedicated to studio, project and team leaders, as well as game developers interested in leadership. BossaNova:MTL will provide a focused environment for knowledge sharing and connecting with your peers.https://www.bossanovamtl.com/N/AGMT-4$50NoneN/AN/A22/04/2021 09:48:3315/05/2021 09:37:25
10 – 14 MayBeyond GamesMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropeUnited KingdomVirtualA new two-day conference focused on the future of games, transmedia, digital entertainment and the creative industries. Exploring the frontiers where games meet music, film, sports, social media, culture, fashion, technology, lifestyle and more.https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/beyond-games-tickets-140693121915500GMT-0£60 – £180NONEN/AN/A06/03/2021 09:37:0415/05/2021 09:37:26
11 – 12 MayGame CarnivalMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALFestivalNorth AmericaUnited StatesVirtualGame Carnival is back. The pioneering virtual event that hosted thousands of industry attendees, 220+ exhibitors, and 5000+ meetings in 2020 has been reimagined with new and improved networking features, 2 speaking stages, and 1-on-1 meeting spaces.https://gamecarnivalevent.com/N/AGMT-8FREEPer RequestMeet 2 MatchN/A16/03/2021 13:52:3914/05/2021 08:43:42
12 – 14 MayDevGAMM SpringMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BCISRussiaVirtualDevGAMM conference is aimed at developers, publishers, game designers, programmers, artists, business development managers, recruiters, journalists and everyone involved in the game industry in any way.https://devgamm.com/spring2021/2000+GMT+3$0 – $69$500PineN/A09/02/2021 21:44:1215/05/2021 09:37:27
13 – 14 MayBusiness Meet Up by Digital DragonsMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2BEuropePolandVirtualThe event is addressed to game developers, VC funds, and publishers. The aim of the Business Meet Up is to support developers and provide optimal business opportunities to present their productions to Polish and foreign investors.https://dd.demo.uico.pl/digital-dragons-business-meet-up/N/AGMT+1FREENONEPineN/A24/03/2021 14:08:0815/05/2021 09:37:29
13 – 14 MayWN ShanghaiMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDHYBRIDHYBRIDB2BAsiaChinaShanghaiWN Shanghai gathers 1,000+ industry professionals. All the lectures from the stage in Shanghai will be streamed to the WN Hub online platform. All the meeting tools will sync and work together for both offline expo in Shanghai and online audience.https://wnconf.com/wn-shanghai-211000+GMT+8199 – 299€N/AWN HubN/A22/03/2021 18:16:1115/05/2021 09:37:33
15 – 16 MayEdmonton DirectMAY2021FINISHEDFINISHEDVIRTUALVIRTUALB2B2CNorth AmericaCanadaVirtualEdmonton Direct is a celebration of game development and games culture in Edmonton. YouTube Premiere is May 5 at 6 PM MDT showcasing developer work from students up to AAA studios. May 15/16 is over 20 esports tournaments and panels from developers.https://direct.edmontonscreen.com3.000GMT-6FREEN/ATwitchN/A20/04/2021 08:25:5317/05/2021 08:20:47
28 – 30 JanGlobal Game Jam NEWJAN2022SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDVIRTUALVIRTUALGame JamNorth AmericaVirtualVirtualThe Global Game Jam® (GGJ) is the world’s largest game creation event taking place around the globe, typically at physical locations but with some virtual participation as well.http://www.globalgamejam.org40,000+N/AN/AN/ANoneNone08/05/2021 14:01:1108/05/2021 14:14:58
26 – 29 MayMomoCon 2022MAY2022SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2CNorth AmericaUnited StatesAtlantaMomoCon brings together fans of Japanese Anime, American Animation, Comics, Video Games, and Tabletop Games to celebrate their passion over 4 days.https://www.momocon.com/N/AGMT-5$35 – $65Per requestN/AN/A05/03/2021 08:46:1518/03/2021 12:18:11
TBADIGRA International Conference NEW DATEAPR2022SCHEDULEDSCHEDULEDPHYSICALPHYSICALAcademiaSouth AmericaMexicoGuadalajaraThe local organising committee in Guadalajara is excited to host the 2021 DiGRA International Conference, the first to be held in Latin America. This is a rescheduling of the 2020 event.http://www.digra.org/N/AGMT-6N/AN/AN/AN/A19/01/2021 15:19:4208/05/2021 14:01:22
TBABaltic Dev Days 2022SEP2022DELAYEDDELAYEDPHYSICALPHYSICALB2BEuropeGermanyKielThe Baltic Dev Days is a non-profit oriented event and is part of the Digital Week Kiel. Every year we bring together the brightest minds of several verticals to discuss innovative solutions.https://www.balticdevdays.com/550+GTM+1N/AN/AN/AN/A02/02/2021 10:55:0419/04/2021 08:23:05