GAME CONNECTION AMERICA ANNOUNCES CALL FOR SELECTED PROJECTS

Lyon, France January 09th 2012 - Connection Events today announced the call for Selected Projects submissions for Game Connection America in San Francisco, March 5-7th. For the first time at the US event, Game Connection invites developers  to submit console, mobile and online games at any stage of development to the Game Connection Board for consideration as participants in the Selected Projects program. The January 22nd submission deadline is fast approaching, so developers are encouraged to complete their submissions here: http://www.game-connection.com/gameconn/content/selected-2012

This opportunity is open to developers worldwide.

Our Selected Projects program is designed to shed light on the most innovative and creative projects that we can find and offers additional exposure to these developers who are constantly pushing the industry forward,” said Pierre Carde, CEO of Connection Events. “ We are excited to bring Selected Projects to Game Connection America this year and look forward to seeing what the newest crop of nominees will hold.”

The Selected Projects program gives developers an opportunity to gain additional exposure at Game Connection America by submitting their most creative and interesting projects to the Board for evaluation.

The top 15 projects will be selected as finalists and receive a free Standard Pass to Game Connection America 2012, including a 700€ discount on any exhibitor option, a five-minute presentation of the project to high-level publishers at the Selected Projects Conference, a trailer spot on the dedicated Selected Projects plasma screen that will run throughout the show, and the chance to be named “Best Project of 2012” at Game Connection America.

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Contacts

For European media enquiries or if you want a press pass please contact the videogames marketing agency Cosmocover at 

game-connection@cosmocover.com or on +33 (0) 320 240 119

For US media enquiries, please contact Audra McIver at audra@prmciver.com or on +31 684 0898 74

For sales enquiries, contact sales@connection-events.com

For Selected Projects enquiries, please contact Matthieu Chave at mchave@connection-events.com

About Game Connection:

Game Connection is an event produced by Connection Events, creator of opportunities, resources and results in the Video Game Industry. Taking place in Paris  (France) and San Francisco (California, USA), Game Connection stands out as an efficient business meeting solution with: matchmaking events between service providers, developers, publishers and distributors; network building and business enhancement.

The event offers delegates significant added value through its program of conferences and master classes. The next Game Connection  will take place in San Francisco March 5-7th, 2012.

About Connection Events:

Connection Events specialises in the creation of services and events aimed at video game industry professionals, with more than 850 business clients in more than 45 countries. Core Connection Events services include Game Connection and Game Connection Master Classes.

   


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