Games Industry Events
See what gaming events are on the horizon. Additional data supplied courtesy of gameconfs.com.
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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 takes place at the Lusofona University in Lisbon, Portugal on 24th November 2017
SIGGRAPH ASIA 2017 takes place at the Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre (BITEC) in Bangkok, Thailand on 27th November 2017
AzPlay 2017 takes place at the Azkuna Zentroa in Bilbao, Spain on 28th November 2017
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).
A ten-day series of events exploring every aspect of animation, including films, TV and video games
Yearly conference that tackles the importance of education, freedom and empowerment when it comes to how children interact with all forms of media.
The world's leading senior level VR industry event: Where the real business
of immersive tech gets done.
VRX is the world’s leading cross-industry gathering of senior-level decision makers in virtual reality and immersive tech.
With a core focus on VR in gaming, film and enterprise, VRX brings together c-level and very senior executives from across the virtual reality business ecosystem.
VRX is established as the globe’s premier meeting point with senior speakers coming in December from the likes of Oculus, HTC, Ubisoft, Walmart, Intel, The VOID, Sony Pictures, Paramount, Double Fine, Audi, Epic Games, Survios, BMW, Honda, Viacom, Gensler, Cloudhead Games, Unity, Kite Lightning and dozens more.
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 takes place at the Palais des Congrès in Montreal, Canada on 11th December 2017
in-VR Gaming Convention takes place at the Virtual Reality in , on 28th December 2017
PAX South 2018 takes place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, United States on 12th January 2018
Ludicious Zürich Game Festival 2018 takes place at the Zeughaushof in Zürich, Switzerland on 18th January 2018
Pocket Gamer Connects London 2018 takes place at the TBA in London, United Kingdom on 22nd January 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 takes place at the Taipei World Trade Center in Taipei, Taiwan on 25th January 2018
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 takes place at the Hyatt Regency in Dallas, United States on 26th January 2018
Three-day celebration of games, animation and motion graphics designed to inspire games developers, filmmakers, animators and more
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.
Mobile World Congress 2018 takes place at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain on 26th February 2018
Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2018 takes place at the Moscone Conference Center in San Francisco, United States on 19th March 2018
ACCU 2018 takes place at the Marriott Hotel in Bristol, United Kingdom on 10th April 2018
EGX Rezzed is a video games event brought to you by the team behind EGX (formerly Eurogamer Expo). Although it's a smaller event than its older brother, it still features many of the attractions that you love about our previous events; playable pre-release games on both PC and console (with a greater focus on indie titles), developer sessions by well known game designers and the opportunity to chat with developers on the show floor
Games Week Denmark 2018 takes place at the Various in Copenhagen, Denmark on 16th April 2018
East Coast Game Conference 2018 takes place at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, United States on 17th April 2018
Reboot Develop 2018 takes place at the Sheraton Dubrovnik Riviera in Dubrovnik, Croatia on 19th April 2018
E3 2018 takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, United States on 12th June 2018
DiGRA 2018 takes place at the Campus Luigi Einaudi, University of Turin in Torino, Italy on 25th July 2018
SIGGRAPH 2018 takes place at the TBA in Vancouver, Canada on 12th August 2018