Growing your games business - Leeds

03 March 2016

Come and join fellow games developers and publishers and identify new opportunities to support the growth of your business.

At this free event, we’ll start with informative short sessions from industry experts in finance, marketing and technology and will then follow this with a games panel featuring companies from the local area. Afterwards there’ll be a chance to network, share ideas and have a drink with your peers. 

This is a free event open to anyone involved in the games industry. Please feel free to invite your colleagues, friends and associates. 

Speakers include:

  • Technology: Richard Pilot, IBM Software Group (SoftLayer)
  • Technology: Cathy Yates, Unity
  • Alex Tutty, Sheridans: "How to make your games company investor-ready"
  • Marketing: Chris Taylor, Eaton Smith “Making your prize promotion legal”

Games panel includes:

  • Simon Iwaniszak, Red Kite Games
  • Fee Stewart, Formerdroid
  • Paul Porter, Sumo

With special thanks to our sponsor:

A dedicated server, hosting and cloud computing provider. The SoftLayer platform offers unique advantages for gaming companies looking for high performance, fast scalability, and better overall control of their environments.

And thanks to our partner:

Game Republic, now in its 13th year, is an industry-led professional games network that supports and promotes the Yorkshire and Northern England games industry through networking events and business development. Our mission statement is simply: “More business for Game Republic members”

Session:  17.00 - 18.30

Free Networking Drinks:  18.30 - onwards

Location:  Run to Canna Room, Double Tree, Hilton Hotel, Granary Wharf, 2 Wharf Approach, Leeds, LS1 4BR