Category: Conference News

Conferences are geared more toward industry professionals. They may have expo halls, but the bulk of the event consists of speakers, meeting rooms, roundtables, and other discussion platforms.

Event Video of the Month — A Podcast with Sue Bohle

The Serious Play Conference (two locations in Orlando, FL and Montreal, Canada) recently concluded with several excellent topics on VR and educational components of gaming. Sue Bohle is creator of the highly successful conference and a prominent industry veteran focusing on educating younger audiences through gaming. This Video of the Month is a bit different […]

2020 Game Developers Conference Opens Call for ‘Core Concepts’ Submissions Through August 15th

SAN FRANCISCO – July 16, 2019 – Informa Tech, the organizers of the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2020, are now accepting submissions to present lectures, roundtables, and panels for the Core Concepts part of the event, taking place from Wednesday through Friday of the GDC week. Proposals will be open from now until Thursday, August […]

GameDaily Connect USA 2019 Conference Set for Late August in Disneyland

GameDaily Connect USA 2019

In an official mailing, the newly-minted GameDaily Connect USA Conference (formerly Casual Connect) was announced, set for August 27-29, 2019 and, like last year’s event, to be hosted at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California. This year’s North American conference will be the first since Greenlit Content acquired Casual Connect in December 2018. GameDaily is […]

Oculus Connect 6 Announced

OC6

Oculus Connect, Facebook’s annual developer-focused conference built around their Oculus virtual reality (VR) ecosystem, is heading for its year six event. Oculus Connect 6 (OC6), is date-and-place official: the event will be held September 25th and 26th, returning to the San Jose McEnery Convention Center. Earlier this year, at Facebook’s other major developer event, F8, […]

Esports Conglomerate ReKTGlobal Acquires Greenlit Content

RektGlobal & Greenlit Content

New York, NY – June 11, 2019 – ReKTGlobal, the global esports business authority and parent company of Rogue, today announces its acquisition of New Jersey-based Greenlit Content, a hybrid company that is behind some of gaming’s most popular sites including TwinGalaxies.com, Shacknews.com, GameDaily.Biz and PrimaGames.com, and also creates viral branded gaming content, events and […]