Game industry conferences and conventions event calendar list

Game Quality Forum Global 2021 (Online)

The Game Quality Forum brings together industry leaders from around the world to discuss all aspects of the quality lifecycle, from development, to release, to live support. Development of our favorite releases has increasingly become internationalised, as large teams across multiple continents work on the same releases. As such, to ensure quality is emphasised in […]

Games Gathering 2021 Odessa

Odessa Gagarinn Hotel Haharinske Plateau, 5Б, Odesa

Games Gathering Odessa 2021 is an international gaming conference in Odessa. This is an opportunity to raise your professional level and meet new business partners — publishers, investors and service providers. These are lectures where experienced developers will share their own experience and reveal the most interesting professional secrets. These are free booths for indie […]

WN Eastern Europe Online 2021

WN Eastern Europe is a hybrid event that starts as the online show and ends with the offline expo in St. Petersburg that is virtually connected to the WN Hub. The online-only part of lectures will be held on July 1-3. The lectures from the stage of the WN St.Petersburg'21 will be streamed on July […]

IDEA 2021 (Online)

First Playable is Italy's leading international B2B gaming event. It offers two days of pitch & match sessions between Italian devs and international publishers, talks and seminars from a selection of guests, and hosts the Italian Video Game Awards ceremony. The 2020 event was attended by more than 50 international publishers and investors, plus more […]

Anime Midwest 2021

Hyatt Regency O'Hare Convention Center 9300 W Bryn Mawr Ave, Chicago
United States

Anime Midwest 2021 is a massive 3 day convention with over 10,000 attendees that includes everything from anime to video games. The convention features massive arcade gaming machines, tons of console gaming, and a room filled to the brim with tabletop games. Fans of Japanese culture and Japanese animation converge on our convention venue dressed […]

Disco:MTL 2021 (Online)

After two highly successful editions and one year in lockdown, Disco:MTL is back! GamePlay Space is proud to present you with this third edition of the only summit dedicated exclusively to discoverability and marketing for video games! Disco:MTL is bringing you an action-packed week filled with talks, roundtables and networking events that will reinvigorate your […]

Game Development Global Summit 2021

While offline events are temporarily gone, Geekle never stops! We are running the Game Development Global Summit on July 6-7, 2021. Our speakers are leading experts from top companies all over the world who are ready to share what challenges Game Development experts face in their work. Geekle has the unique experience to gather huge […]

RTX Austin 2021 (Online)

RTX Austin 2021 is the world's greatest celebration of gaming, animation, comedy, and internet cultural festival. With events in London, Sydney, and its flagship convention in Austin, TX, RTX is where amazing entertainment and the best fans in the world meet up for the best weekend of the year. Visit the News Section to search […]

WitcherCon 2021 (Online)

WitcherCon is a global virtual celebration of The Witcher! This digital convention will be streamed on both Netflix and CD PROJEKT RED's YouTube and Twitch channels and will be available for co-streaming. It's been announced in advance that no new Witcher game's will be announced at the show, but there will still be lots of […]

GAMERella Global 2021 (Online)

Hundreds of people have made their very first game at GAMERella, the world’s longest running inclusive game jam. Now it is time to level up! This GAMERella will help emerging game-makers get to the next level! Whether that is to make your next game, start your own indie studio, or get a job at a […]

Vintage Computer Festival Southeast 8.0

The Marriott Renaissance Waverly 2450 Galleria Pkwy, Atlanta
United States

Vintage Computer Federation exists to enable hobbyists and spread knowledge of the history of computing. Click here for our official bylaws. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. We formed in autumn 2015 from the DNA of related groups. These included the original Vintage Computer Festival, founded in 1997 by Sellam Ismail; a club called MARCH […]

GameLoop Virtual 2021

GameLoop is a user-generated conference on game development. It is open to professional game devs, hobbyists, students, critics, and journalists. We especially encourage groups typically underrepresented in game development to […]

Games for Change Festival 2021

Games continue to be a powerful tool to inspire, connect, and change the world, supporting today’s most pressing challenges around social justice and civic issues, education, health and more– we’ve seen that tenfold over the past year. The 2020 Games for Change Festival connected almost 7,000 people from across 51 countries, and #G4C2021 will aim […]

Girls Make Games Summer Fellowship 2021 (Online)

"We’re on a mission to increase diversity and inclusivity in the games industry." Girls Make Games launched in 2014 with a summer camp and has since run workshops in over 100 cities worldwide, reaching nearly 21,000 girls. Along our journey of teaching girls ages 8-18, we’ve met many young adults struggling to break into the […]

Pocket Gamer Connects Digital #7

A Pocket Gamer Connects online conference is the perfect way to meet, learn from, and do business with over 1,500 games industry professionals, and over 250 speakers. We’ve run 28 Connects events now since 2014, and we’re excited to continue connecting the global games industry. As one of the expected 1,500 attendees, you will have […]

Connecticon 2021

Connecticut Convention Center 100 Columbus Blvd, Hartford
United States

ConnectiCon 2021 is a membership-based organization and event, run by a very dedicated volunteer staff. It is New England’s ONLY massively, multi-genre pop culture convention, the convention’s focus is on all things pop culture and does every genre of pop culture in as big a way as possible. The event attracts over 12,000 people to […]

PAX Online East 2021

PAX Online East is everything you love about PAX including thought-provoking panels, exciting livestreams, new game demos, tournaments, and a community experience unlike any other all delivered to the comfort […]

TennoCon 2021 (Online)

Unite with fellow Tenno from across the Origin System for TennoCon 2021! Join the festivities from home during this fully-digital, all-day event as we look back on Warframe’s past — and take a sneak peek at spectacular things to come. Visit the News Section to search for event news and the Event Calendar for finding […]

Comicpalooza 2021

George R. Brown Convention Center 1001 Avenida De Las Americas,, Houston
United States

Get your cosplay costumes ready, Comicpalooza makes its triumphant return July 17-18, 2021! Transforming the George R. Brown Convention Center, Comicpalooza will take fans on a journey that will spark […]

GDC 2021 (Online)

Moscone Center 747 Howard St, San Francisco
United States

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) brings the game development community together to exchange ideas, solve problems, and shape the future of the industry across five days of education, inspiration, and networking. Attendees include programmers, artists, producers, game designers, audio professionals, and business leaders. In addition, the first-ever GDC Masterclass program will take place on December […]

DreamHack Beyond 2021 (Online)

Welcome to DreamHack Beyond, an at-home, all-digital interactive experience showcasing the best of DreamHack. Players can dive into the story of the mystical Sleepers by creating their own characters, completing the game’s narrative, looking for side quests and building up their XP, farming for items like Cheer Gear, and more! Want to skip the game […]

Virtual Indie Games Expo 2021

Don't miss the Games Expo events in 2021 celebrating 10-years. The Virtual Indie Games Expo happens July 24th, 2021 with gamers, game developers, tabletop, VR developers, artists, and others from around the world. Join us at this unique ON-LINE event and see, play, make connections, and discuss games, art, VR, and more for systems such […]

PC/Console Game Developer Day LATAM 2021 (Online)

The event will gather developers of the LatAm region who make their games for PC and console. Attendees will be able to showcase their projects and meet distributors, publishers, and investors. It’s a great starting point for those who are just discovering the PC and console platforms. For experienced companies, it’s a way to find […]

CGDC 2021

Kerry Hotel Pudong 1388 Huamu Rd, Shanghai
United States

CGDC is one of the world most authoritative, international and professional game developer conference. CGDC stands as a platform for game developers from all over the world to share their valuable experience and unique idea in the latest games development technology and to discuss new trends of game development technology. CGDC is aiming to become […]

Beckley Gaming Expo 2021

Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center 200 Armory Dr, Beckley
United States

BGX is a full day of non-stop video gaming action. With over 25 different consoles and arcade games to choose from, there is never a dull moment. BGX has over a dozen different tournaments to choose from where you can win prizes or even cash! Not into competitive gaming? Play casually at any of our […]