Sections

November 2017

Middle East Games Con

Organised by the same team behind Middle East Film & Comic Con (MEFCC), the event will deliver a packed agenda of cosplay, esports, tournaments, competitions and chances to play unreleased 2018 games such as Monster Hunter: World and Dissidia NT. Games Con’s 2017 roster of gaming YouTube stars will be competing live against each other on the event’s Entertainment Stage, in addition to taking part in Q&A sessions with the audience, meet-and-greet with fans, entertainment, masterclasses and prize giveaways.

GameDev Camp 2017

GameDev Camp 2017 takes place at the Lusofona University in Lisbon, Portugal on 24th November 2017

SIGGRAPH ASIA 2017

SIGGRAPH ASIA 2017 takes place at the Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre (BITEC) in Bangkok, Thailand on 27th November 2017

AzPlay 2017

AzPlay 2017 takes place at the Azkuna Zentroa in Bilbao, Spain on 28th November 2017

Control Conference

Control Conference is an event by game development magazine Control. You can expect talks on various aspects of game development, covering subjects such as game art, design, programming and the business side of making games.

Previous editions included international speakers from (among others) EA DICE, Playdead, Double Fine, The Chinese Room and Naughty Dog, but also Dutch developers like Vlambeer (Nuclear Throne), Ronimo Games (Awesomenauts), Guerrilla (Killzone-series and Horizon Zero Dawn) and KeokeN Interactive (Deliver Us The Moon).

December 2017

London International Animation Festival

A ten-day series of events exploring every aspect of animation, including films, TV and video games

  • 1st December 2017
  • The Barbican, London, United Kingdom
  • liaf.org.uk/

Children's Global Media Summit

Yearly conference that tackles the importance of education, freedom and empowerment when it comes to how children interact with all forms of media.

  • 5th December 2017
  • Manchester, United Kingdom
  • cgms17.com/

Fun and Serious Game Festival

Established in 2011 to recognise the best fun and serious games of the year and, through them, the work of artists, developers, directors, producers, and all the professionals in the video game industry

Montreal International Game Summit (MIGS) 2017

Montreal International Game Summit (MIGS) 2017 takes place at the Palais des Congrès in Montreal, Canada on 11th December 2017

in-VR Gaming Convention

in-VR Gaming Convention takes place at the Virtual Reality in , on 28th December 2017

January 2018

PAX South 2018

PAX South 2018 takes place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, United States on 12th January 2018

  • 12th January 2018
  • Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas, United States, North America
  • south.paxsite.com

Ludicious Zürich Game Festival 2018

Ludicious Zürich Game Festival 2018 takes place at the Zeughaushof in Zürich, Switzerland on 18th January 2018

  • 18th January 2018
  • Zeughaushof, Zürich, Switzerland, Europe
  • ludicious.ch

Pocket Gamer Connects London 2018

Pocket Gamer Connects London 2018 takes place at the TBA in London, United Kingdom on 22nd January 2018

Gamesforum London 2018

The rebranded Mobile Games Forum expands its remit to encompass more of the video games industry, inviting experts to share their insights via a six-track conference

Taipei Game Show 2018

Taipei Game Show 2018 takes place at the Taipei World Trade Center in Taipei, Taiwan on 25th January 2018

DreamHack Leipzig

DreamHack Leipzig is the biggest LAN-Party in Germany, with more than 15,000 visitors per year including 1,500 LAN participants. Besides the LAN-Area, DreamHack Leipzig offers DreamExpo, the Cosplay competition, the exhibition area IndieVille and the StreamArea.

GoGames360 Dallas

GoGames360 Dallas takes place at the Hyatt Regency in Dallas, United States on 26th January 2018

February 2018

VFX Festival 2018

Three-day celebration of games, animation and motion graphics designed to inspire games developers, filmmakers, animators and more

White Nights Prague

The White Nights Conference is an international business conference for the games industry. White Nights events attract influential games industry professionals and developers and take place three times a year in February (Prague), in June (St. Petersburg) and in October (Moscow).

Every year more than 4,000 visitors all together attend the conference.

  • 13th February 2018
  • Prague, Czech Republic
  • wnconf.com

Mobile World Congress 2018

Mobile World Congress 2018 takes place at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain on 26th February 2018

March 2018

Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2018

Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2018 takes place at the Moscone Conference Center in San Francisco, United States on 19th March 2018

  • 19th March 2018
  • Moscone Conference Center, San Francisco, California, United States, North America
  • gdconf.com

April 2018

ACCU 2018

ACCU 2018 takes place at the Marriott Hotel in Bristol, United Kingdom on 10th April 2018

Games Week Denmark 2018

Games Week Denmark 2018 takes place at the Various in Copenhagen, Denmark on 16th April 2018

East Coast Game Conference 2018

East Coast Game Conference 2018 takes place at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, United States on 17th April 2018

  • 17th April 2018
  • Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States, North America
  • ecgconf.com/

Reboot Develop 2018

Reboot Develop 2018 takes place at the Sheraton Dubrovnik Riviera in Dubrovnik, Croatia on 19th April 2018

  • 19th April 2018
  • Sheraton Dubrovnik Riviera, Dubrovnik, Croatia, Europe
  • rebootdevelop.hr

June 2018

E3 2018

E3 2018 takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, United States on 12th June 2018

  • 12th June 2018
  • Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America
  • e3expo.com/

July 2018

DiGRA 2018

DiGRA 2018 takes place at the Campus Luigi Einaudi, University of Turin in Torino, Italy on 25th July 2018

  • 25th July 2018
  • Campus Luigi Einaudi, University of Turin, Torino, Italy, Europe
  • digra.org/

August 2018

SIGGRAPH 2018

SIGGRAPH 2018 takes place at the TBA in Vancouver, Canada on 12th August 2018

  • 12th August 2018
  • TBA, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, North America
  • s2018.siggraph.org

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