Game On Talks: Jo Twist OBE in Conversation

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Payload Studios

1 Baker's Yard

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This event is for individuals who work in the games industry. Registrations will be verified.

Join us for our September Game On event, on Tuesday 17th September. We are excited to hosting industry legend Dr Jo Twist OBE, CEO of games industry trade body, UK Interactive Entertainment (Ukie).

As part of a fireside chat Jo will be talking to us about Ukie's diversity census. There will also be a Q and A session followed by the opportunity to socialise/network.

In addition to being CEO of Ukie, Jo is also BAFTA Games Chair, Creative Industries Council Member, Deputy Chair of the British Screen Advisory Council, Mayor Of London's Cultural Leadership Board Ambassador, Creative Industries Council Member and a Visiting Professor at Ravensbourne University. Additionally Jo is a SpecialEffect VP and Disabilities Sector Champion. In 2016 her services to the creative industries were recognised when she was awarded an OBE.

This event is part of our Game On series of events which focus on diversity in the video games industry. The initiative is run from Payload studios and is hosted by studio members Khally and Sammi. Tickets are free and attendance is open to all members of the games industry who are interested in diversity and the steps we can take to improve diversity within the industry. We encourage you to share the event details with other members of the industry who may be interested in the event.

Doors Open at 18:00 | Talk starts at 18:45

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