Whether you attend the top-level developer and business sessions; gain consumer-side insight from Europe's largest consumer and trade affair, gamescom; or explore cutting-edge technologies showcased on the Expo floor, GDC Europe provides individuals from all levels of the European game industry a well-rounded experience. Discover why GDC Europe is the right opportunity for you.


Network at GDC 2012
Business Development Managers & Venture Capitalists
(CEOs/Presidents/Directors/VPs/Executive Managers/Consultants)
Business professionals will have plenty of networking opportunities to conduct new business and meet potential clients. GDC Europe also offers a diverse range of exhibitors on the expo floor, 2000+ publishers with access to gamescom, a week of networking events, and more.
Suggested Tracks: Business & Marketing, Production
Game Designers & Visual Artists
Game Designers & Visual Artists
(Creative Directors/3D & 2D Artists/Level Designers/Art Technicians)
Discover the latest tools and techniques being used in the European industry, while honing your skills through focused sessions and on the GDC Europe Expo Floor.
Suggested tracks: Design
Executive Producers
Executive Producers
(Localization Managers / Producers / Video Directors / QA Leads)
Sessions will help you stay up-to-date on current developer processes with a global perspective. Develop best-practices from game studios that have produced games with international and domestic audiences. Learn new strategies for effective game production, and share ideas with fellow colleagues. Sessions in production offer insight into streamlining your production process and improving your game's quality.
Suggested Tracks: Production
(Engine, Technical, AI, and Network Programmers)
Explore challenges other developers are facing and collaborate on successful solutions for emerging platforms such as social and online networks, MMOs, high-end consoles, and mobile devices.
Suggested Tracks: Programming, Design