Join us at UK Best Selling Game Awards on the 11th April, where we'll be celebrating and commemorating the best selling physical games in the UK over the past thirty years!
We will be handing out some lovely disc awards to international publishers who have released video games that have sold over a million copies on a single platform, as well a handing out awards to UK developers who have sold over 600,000 copies of a single game too.
Networking opportunites at GDC - book direct with firstname.lastname@example.org
The UK games industry will be out in force at GDC 2019. Some of the countries finest and most dynamic studios will be in attendance looking to meet international investors and publishers.
If you are a publisher or investor and wish to meet highly creative and talented developers please contact email@example.com and indicate which networking opportunity below is of interest (please note space is limited so get in early);
This year, Ukie is bringing our annual Ukie Student Conferences to Summerset House during the London Games Festival on the 2nd of April at 9:30am. Following the success of our last two conferences in October 2018, which yeilded 800+ signups combined, we are so honoured be be given the opportunity to host our event at the London Games Festival. We have had an overwhelming response from the industry in regards to speaker sign ups and we truly believe this is one not to miss.
The annual Ukie Hub Crawl is back again this year - with the theme ‘Getting Investment Ready’!
Not sure what the Hub Crawl is? The Hub Crawl is a series of free events organised by Ukie that will occur all around the UK, from Brighton to Glasgow, which bring together games businesses to hear and share the latest thinking on business growth.
This year’s Hub Crawl will focus on helping games businesses get investment ready.
The Hub Crawl is back! Come and join fellow games developers and publishers and identify new opportunities and strategies to support the growth of your business.
This year's Hub Crawl will focus on helping games business get investment ready. This will consist of a series of free events, located all around the UK, bringing games businesses together to learn about types of investment, with practical guidance on business planning, pitching and growth.
Ukie is bringing our annual Student Conferences to Staffordshire University on the 24th of October and Abertay University on the 31st of October. Our fourth Ukie Student Conferences will each entail a full day of inspiring talks and exclusive workshops for over 400 students from our Ukie Student membership.
Back by popular demand, Ukie’s annual Student Conference returns. This years conferences will be held at Staffordshire University and Abertay University.
The Ukie Student Game Jam is back for its fifth year! Teams of Ukie Students from institutions all across the UK will be competing for victory on 22nd and 23rd October by creating the best game in a 30 hour period. There will be multiple prizes with the ultimate accolade of Ukie Student Game Jam Award winner 2018 being announced following a review by industry judges.
Ukie trade missions provide an excellent opportunity for British video game developers to explore international business opportunities. As a delegate, those members that accompany Ukie are introduced to key Chinese investors and publishers. The UK mission businesses will each deliver presentations, as well as take part in 1-2-1 meetings between UK and international businesses, hoping to encourage investment.