Poznań, PolandPoznań International Fair, Głogowska 14
October 21-23, 2016
1200 seatsin six streams
Side events!Pitch&Match, Career Zone, parties…
2940 participantsfrom 23 countries
We would like to announce that after 3 years in pavilion 14 we are changing venue of GIC.
We’re happy to announce first two keynote speakers during GIC 2016: Takashi Tokita, Head of Square Enix’s Division 9 and Agostino Simonetta ID@Xbox Regional Lead for Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Game Industry Conference is collocated with Poznan Game Arena, one of the most important game expos in the Europe and the biggest in this part of it. Over 66 000 visitors come to see the games and try the gaming hardware of more than 130 expositors. Numerous interesting activities are possible:
- Presentations of latest games and best hardware
- Gaming tournaments for professional gamers and amateurs
- Retro Games zone
- Meetings with famous youtubers
- Huge number of free play stands to enjoy presented games
Takashi TokitaGame development veteran with 30 years of experience. Worked on Chrono Trigger & Parasite Eve but is mostly know from Final Fantasy series. Currently is leading Square Enix’s Division 9.
Roman MardoBusiness Development Manager (CEE & Russia) at Google. He has been working in the video-gaming and Business Development domain for the past 10 years.
Matt KomorowskiManaging Director at PayPal, works on developing business partnerships and ensuring new product adoption in more than 20 countries.
Maciej HofmanPolicy Officer at Directorate-General for Education and Culture within the European Commission. He works on the support to Cultural and Creative Sectors
Agata Droga-BazanLead artist in The House of Fables (Wrath of Loki, Eventide). Previously worked in World-Loom as 2D graphic artist.
Piotr PeruckiWorks as Graphics Software Developer at Intel Technology Poland on games and benchmarks performance analysis.
Anton GauffinCEO of Huuuge Games
Konrad CzernikLead Concept Artist and Character Art Director at Techland. Worked on Hellraid, Call of Juarez and Dead Island. Also is an academic teacher.
Szymon JabłońskiEngine Programmer at 11bit Studios, worked on Anomaly Defenders and This War of Mine. Computer graphics researcher at Warsaw University of Technology.
you can be one of them!
GIC place and time
In 2016, GIC will take place on:
Friday, October 21st – Sunday, October 23rd
Have any questions? Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Poznań is the eastern neighbour of Berlin. There are multiple trains and bus lines that take 3h to travel and offer prices starting from 10Euro.
There are regular direct flights from following cities:
Star Aliance Airlines: Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich, Warsaw–Chopin
Scandinavian Airlines: Copenhagen
Ryanair: Bristol, Dublin, Girona, Liverpool, London–Stansted, Moss/Rygge, Rome–Ciampino
Wizz Air: Paris-Beauvais, Bergamo, Doncaster/Sheffield, London–Luton, Sandefjord, Stockholm–Skavsta
For more detailed information, see our travel guide.