Game Republic Student Showcase evening networking event Huddersfield
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM (BST)
Game Republic Student Showcase 2014
Award Prizegiving & Networking Event
University of Huddersfield
Canalside West (nr Firth Street)
Cost: FREE to Game Republic members
This is a networking event in Leeds for all Game Republic members
The Game Republic Student Showcase 2014 evening event will see 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes awarded to the best final-year and graduate projects from universities/college that are part of the Game Republic network including Leeds Metropolitan University, the University of Bradford, the University of Huddersfield, Sheffield Hallam University and Leeds College of Art.
Thank you to the Game Republic member sponsors of our four awards at the Student Showcase:
The Sumo Digital Award for Game Design
The Just Add Water Award for Game Art
The Four Door Lemon Award for Game Technology
The Rockstar Leeds Award for Best Team
After the awards there will be a talk by Gina Jackson, Skillset and an industry panel, "The Future of the Games Industry" - some crystal ball gazing featuring Lee Stott (Microsoft), Callum Underwood (Oculus VR) and Phil Scott (NVIDIA). Following the panel there will be drinks and networking at the nearby Rhubarb pub until 9pm.
6.00-6.30 Game Republic Student Showcase 2014 Awards Prizegiving featuring awards for Game
Technology, Game Art, Game Design and Best Team
6.30-6.40 Talk by Gina Jackson, Skillset
6.45-7.30 Panel - "The Future of the Games Industry" featuring Lee Stott, Callum Underwood, Gina
Jackson and GR developers
7.30-8.30 Drinks and networking at Rhubarb pub, 41-45 Queensgate, Huddersfield
This is a Game Republic event - simply enter the GR event code to book for this event
If you're not a member of Game Republic and are interested in joining, please email email@example.com for details.
See you there!
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Game Republic, supported by Autodesk, is the largest industry-led professional games network for Yorkshire and the North of England. Game Republic's network includes games developers, publishers, universities and games-related companies. Members include Rockstar Leeds, Team17, Revolution, Sumo Digital, Double Eleven, Boneloaf, Escape Technology, PIB Insurance, the University of Huddersfield, Leeds Beckett University and Autodesk.
Game Republic organises monthly networking meetings in the north of England, which in the past year have featured companies such as Microsoft, YogsCast, Sony, Unity, GOG.com, Nintendo, Creative Europe and Channel 4. Game Republic also provides members with business advice, essential contacts, educational partner links and discounts on major events such as the Develop Conference in Brighton. Game Republic also has excellent links with national organisations such as TIGA, UKIE, UKTI and NESTA and international platform holders.
For more information on joining Game Republic hit the website: www.gamerepublic.net