Going global: Announcing a series of international trade events
Ukie, the trade body for video games, plays a central role in helping UK games businesses explore, understand and successfully trade in overseas markets. Our international trade programme includes managing UK industry stands at leading global trade shows, leading trade missions to emerging markets, a webinar programme with UKTI and focused networking.
Our Game Developers Conference 2015 Round Up
At this year's GDC we were excited to welcome over 35 British companies to the UK pavilion of the expo show floor, with 6 Northern Irish companies and 13 Welsh companies joining us as part of their trade missions. The business area was buzzing with meetings, and the outwards-facing demo area featured 6 games companies demoing their fantastic games. And, as per usual, the walls and panels were adorned with iconic union jack flags and bunting.
Countdown To GDC: What's On The Stand
Thirty six businesses will be exhibiting on the UK industry stand at this year’s GDC in San Francisco, promoting the UK as the best place to make and sell games in the world. This includes six companies coming from Northern Ireland, and twelve companies as part of the Welsh Creative Industries trade mission.
UK drinks reception returns at GDC
Want to do business with companies from all over the UK? You are in luck! The VIP UK industry drinks reception will be returning at this years GDC San Francisco on Wednesday 4th March at the British Consulate from 6pm.
This year's event has been sponsored by our fantastic partners Multiplay, GameBench and Next Gen Skills Academy. Make sure you come down for some great food, great drink and a chance to network with some of the biggest players in the UK and global games industry.