- Venue: Ustwo Games
- Location: 1 Pickle Mews, London SW9 6DZ
- Dates: March 22nd
- Website: POC in Play
The first of POC in Play’s monthly networking events will take place 7-9pm at Ustwo Games' London studio on March 22nd, 2019. These meetups offer "a space to meet, network, listen to expert speakers and gain advice, with future plans for workshops and opportunities to show work". To learn more, head to this page.
POC in Play is described as "an independent force for change, creating a range of initiatives and programme of events designed to increase the visibility and representation of POC in the videogames industry". In partnership with ustwo Games, the team is celebrating the launch by inviting people of colour to use the #IamPOCinPlay on social media platforms "to shine a light on their involvement in games".
The launch team includes co-founders Adam Campbell (Azoomee) and Chella Ramanan (3-Fold Games), plus Nida Ahmad (UX analyst), Mike Anderson (ustwo Games), Jodie Azhar (Teazelcat Games), Des Gayle (Altered Gene), and Moo Yu (Foam Sword).