SEATTLE, WA, March 20, 2007 - As time ticks down to take advantage of the lower-cost online pre-registration rate for Career Discovery: Careers in the Game Industry, the reasons to attend continue to add up. Career Discovery: Games, a day-long event designed for middle and high school students considering a career in the game industry, will be held on March 24th in Bellevue Washington at the Interlake Performing Arts Theatre. The $35 online pre-registration fee is all-inclusive, covering the seminars, lunch and opportunities to win door prizes. After March 20th, the registration fee rises to $50 and will be available on-site.
Features of Career Discovery: Games:A wide range of speakers from well-known game developers, such as Gas Powered Games, Flying Lab Software and Valve. These speakers -- artists, programmers and company executives and more -- bring a diverse portfolio of experience and advice to share with the audience. Event attendance sponsorship support from Vancouver Film School, allowing all children the opportunity to attend regardless of means. Sponsorships remain but expire today along with the online pre-registration rate. Awesome door prizes, including a brand-new Nintendo Wii game system, Wii controller, Microsoft Xbox 360 games, Supreme Commander PC games and posters, T-shirts and more.
Evergreen Events would like to recognize Omni Interactive Audio for their generous contribution of the Nintendo Wii game system, Microsoft for the Xbox 360 games, Gas Powered Games for the Supreme Commander games and posters, Flying Lab Software for the Pirates of the Burning Sea T-shirts, and Vancouver Film School for pens and buttons.
The Career Discovery series is a sequence of day-long events with a strong focus on middle school and high school students. The Career Discovery Series will feature informative sessions from leading industry experts from a wide variety of backgrounds, including the games and film industries as well as careers related to writing, art, and animals. Attendees will be able to interact face to face with speakers and sponsors to learn more about their career options. Evergreen Events is hoping to inspire and motivate young people to not only consider their career paths and critical decisions they will face along the way, but to follow their dreams and passions. Evergreen Events is working closely with Washington School career counselors to help design career-minded programs that are educational for students, parents, and teachers alike.
Visit the Career Discovery official website at http://www.careerdiscovery.org for registration, latest news, and information about the entire Career Discovery series. Website visitors can also sign up to receive updates and information on future Career Discovery events.
For more information about the Vancouver Film School sponsorships or on being a Career Discovery sponsor or speaker contact Evergreen Events directly.
About Evergreen Events
Evergreen Events, http://www.evergreenevents.org, is dedicated to the enrichment of the games industry through innovative, high-quality conferences that are both informative as well as connective. Our directors and advisors have decades of game industry and conference experience.
Edward Van Duering
12922 206th Ct. SE, Issaquah, WA 98027
Voice: 425-996-8478; Fax: 425-642-8256