Mark Pincus, CEO, Zynga; Laura Fryer, GM, Warner Bros Seattle; To Keynote IGDA Leadership Forum, Nov. 4– 5 at the SF Marri

LOS ANGELES– Sept. 13, 2010 -- Mark Pincus, founder and CEO, Zynga, andLaura Fryer, Vice President and General Manager, WB Games Seattle, will keynote this year’s IGDA Leadership Forum, Thursday– Friday, Nov. 4 - 5 at the San Francisco Marriott Hotel. 


This year’s IGDA Leadership event will feature three tracks– covering the development of Personal Skills, Project Management and Tools. The Forum is designed to help team leaders, producers, project managers and studio directors in the game development industry learn new techniques for leading successful teams and games and to encourage the sharing of knowledge.


This year’s Forum will also feature a Scrum Certification course by Clinton Keith, Tuesday– Wednesday, Nov. 2 - 3, at the same location.  


Event Fee(s)

    <*>Leadership Forum Only Member Rate - $399 <*>Leadership Forum Only Non-Member Rate - $499 <*>Scrum Certification Only Rate - $1,500 <*>Leadership Forum and Scrum Cert. Member Rate - $1,709 <*>Leadership Forum and Scrum Cert. Non Member Rate - $1,799
The IGDA Foundation Charity Dinner to benefit the Romero Archives will be held on the final day of the Leadership conference, Friday Nov. 5, 2010, in the Ballroom of the Marriott.  The dinner will be preceded by a cocktail reception.  During the event, John Romero will interview a seminal game designer whose work has helped define the game industry. 


Proceeds from the dinner help support the work of the Romero Archives and the other charitable works of the IGDA Foundation.


Cost of the dinner is $125 for Leadership Forum attendees and IGDA members who may also bring one guest each, and $150 a ticket for the general public (group pricing available).


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