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SGG & Industry Day 2018 @ NUS Hanger

On the 28th July 2018, Singapore Games Guild in partnership with IGDA held its very first Industry Day at NUS Enterprise, our ecosystem partner. A total of 122 people attended, from students to industry veterans. Our aims were to encourage students/fresh grads to join the local games industry:

1. Talks - There will be a series of talks in the morning for the students / fresh graduates to attend, where they can get an insight into the current state of the industry & raise any questions they have with our speakers. 

2. Portfolio Showcase & Networking– Roughly 12 – 15 games created by students / fresh graduates will be presented in the afternoon.

Here was the itinerary:

10:00 - 10:15: Opening Speech
10:15 - 10:45: Game Industry 101
A summary of the current opportunities & communities in the local/regional games industry

10:45 - 11:15: AAA and Indie: The Story
Speaker: James Barnard (Springloaded)
11:15 - 12:00: Microtalks - Beyond Traditional Roles
Speakers: Teck Lee Tan (Virtually Liv…