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Pixelles Panel: Surviving GDC

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Eidos Montréal

400 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest

#5th Floor

Montréal, QC H3A 1L4

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Join us for a panel focusing on getting the most out of GDC, while ensuring your well being.

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Join us on Wednesday, February 26th for a panel on surviving GDC (and other industry conferences). You’ll hear about experiences and advice on making the most of conferences while ensuring your health and well-being. The panelists of experienced conference attendees and organizers will share their stories and advice, and answer your questions throughout the evening. Though the discussion will focus on GDC, the advice and tips can apply to any conferences with other professional game developers!

Light food and refreshments will be served (vegan and gluten-free options too, please specify any restrictions in your ticket).

Agenda:

  • 6pm: Doors open
  • 6:30pm: Panel begins
  • 7:30pm: Panel and Q&A session ends, networking starts
  • 8:30pm: End of event

Important information

  • Open to people of all genders!
  • The space is wheelchair accessible.
  • The event will be mostly in English

By participating in this event, you agree to abide by our safer space policy. We have a zero tolerance policy for harassment, racism, sexism, gender policing and transphobia.

Panelists

Noémi Rouleau

Production manager - Game Operations

Noemi is a live production manager on RainbowSix Siege, after being a live “closer” on the brand for over 2 years. She has worked on everything, from Localization to now Business Operations, in her 8 years in the industry, notably on key Ubisoft brands including Watch_Dogs and Assassin’s Creed.

Hélène Marchis

Stadia Compliance Specialist / Freelance 2D artist

Stadia compliance specialist by day, 2D artist by night (until midnight) and coordinator on the 2018 Pixelles Incubator’s follow-along. She is very passionate by videogames, its artistic side and what it can bring to us (take a look on Hellblade OMG). She loves graphics novels, sashimis and the swedish band Ghost.

Rayna Anderson

Senior Narrative Coordinator

Rayna has a background in psychology and has spent more than a decade designing games for a variety of platforms and screen sizes. From mobile at Gameloft to AAA at Eidos-Montréal, she works on making storytelling more integral into games of every size. Most recently she was Narrative Designer on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided.

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A huge thank you to our sponsors!

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Venez à notre panel le Mercredi 26 Février sur le réseautage et les rencontres au GDC. Vous entendrez l’expérience et les conseils pour tirer le meilleur des conférences, tout en assurant votre santé et bien-être durant ces événements. Notre panel de conférencier.e.s expérimenté.e.s partageront leurs histoires and recommendations, et répondront à vos questions pendant la soirée.. Bien que la discussion se concentrera sur le GDC, vous pourrez certainement adapter son contenu à d’autres conférences avec d’autres développeurs de jeux professionnels!

Des collations seront servies (des options sans-gluten et végétalienne seront disponibles, merci de spécifier vos restrictions alimentaires lors de la réservation de votre ticket) .

Programme:

  • 18h: Ouverture des portes
  • 18h30: Début du panel
  • 19h30: Fin du panel et de la session de questions, début du réseautage
  • 20h30: Fin de l’événement

Information importante

  • Bienvenue à tou.te.s n’importe leur genre!
  • L'événement se déroulera principalement en anglais
  • L’espace est accessible aux fauteuils roulants

En participant à cet événement, vous acceptez de vous conformer à notre politique d’espace sécuritaire. Nous avons une politique de tolérance zéro à l'égard du harcèlement, du racisme, du sexisme, de la police de genre et de la transphobie.

Merci

Un énorme merci à notre commanditaire!

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Eidos Montréal

400 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest

#5th Floor

Montréal, QC H3A 1L4

Canada

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