AMSTERDAM GOT GAME CONFERENCE ANNOUNCED FOR AUGUST 2012

 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands - June 21, 2012 - For the first time, Streamline Media Group, in partnership with Eventina event planning specialists will bring the Amsterdam Got Game conference to the city on August 20th and 21st, 2012. Focused on perpetuating and growing the video game industry through the exchange of knowledge and ideas, locally and globally, the Amsterdam Got Game conference is open to industry professionals, start-up companies and students, and will feature a speaker line-up of top video game experts. Early Bird rates offer a 50% savings on the VIP registration fee (Early Bird - 100 Euros, Regular - 195 Euros) for the event and are currently available until July 10th, 2012, so sign up online now at http://www.ggconf.com/!

CEO of Eventina, Sabina Dirks comments: "For a number of years we have worked with Streamline Media Group to find better ways to shed light on the prolific video game industry in the Netherlands and are excited to announce the Amsterdam Got Game Conference. We are honored to present this unique event in this beautiful city, offering an impressive line-up for a small entrance fee to stimulate growth and opportunities for everybody, especially during these hard times."

CEO of Streamline Media Group, Alexander Fernandez comments: "We are excited to introduce this brand new conference that will help raise awareness for the Dutch games industry and builds upon the success of Free Gaming Business and embodies the spirit of Benelux's first video game trade body, BGIn in addition to providing a productive environment for nurturing the industry internationally".

About Amsterdam Got Game

Located in the heart of Amsterdam, Got Game features two days of lectures, workshops, meetings and networking opportunities, offering attendees the chance to interact and discuss business in a casual environment amidst a beautiful setting. Day 1, August 20th, offers lectures given by high-level professionals addressing the most relevant topics facing the industry today. Day 2, August 21st, features an approachable series of workshops and informational sessions targeted to the next generation of video game professionals and will address a variety of important topics on how to start and grow a game company.

Attendees include high-level industry professionals, including industry novices, students, entrepreneurs, businesses and schools that will get a chance to interact, network and learn from each other on August 20th and 21st in de Rode Hoed in Amsterdam. The speaker line-up is currently being finalized and will include, amongst many others, Mattias Myllyrinne from Remedy Games, Erik t'Sas from Rough Cookie and Peter Kirsch from Attaction.

For more information, including registration and a full list of confirmed speakers, please visit www.ggconf.com.

Attendee Contact:

Sabina Dirks

Sabina@ggconf.com

T: 0642123717

Media Contact:

Audra McIver

Audra@prmciver.com

T: 0684089874

 

 


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