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Summits & Tutorials

Gain in-depth insight in focused, full-day Summits and Tutorials covering a comprehensive range of game development disciplines on Monday and Tuesday, March 19-20, 2018. Learn from experts and meet innovative, talented game developers with shared interests. Register for an All Access or Summit pass to attend, with all Summits and Tutorials seated on a first-come, first-served basis.

GDC Summits

AI Summit (M-T)
Get an inside look at key architectures in successful games. Join top programmers for conversations, debates, and rants on how to move game AI forward.
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Community Management Summit (T)
Learn cutting edge strategies to inspire, build, and maintain user loyalty and enthusiasm through the ups and downs of community opinion and adoption.strategies.
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Educators Summit (M-T)
Discover the most innovative and exciting ideas in game education. Learn new experimental approaches and best practices to bring back to your classrooms.
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Game Narrative Summit (M-T)
Learn about interactive narrative in all forms, including AAA blockbusters, indie games, mobile, and social projects from theory to practical case studies.
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GDC Mobile Summit (M-T)
Learn the nuts and bolts of great game design and successful business strategies for games on mobile platforms, including iOS, Android, and Amazon.
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Independent Games Summit (M-T)
Hear from the best and brightest indie game creators representing diverse voices, experiences and perspectives, including many IGF finalists and winners.
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UX Summit (M)
Learn UX design and strategy best practices to improve overall game quality and increase the likelihood that your game will create and sustain engagement.
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GDC Tutorials

Monday- Tuesday, March 19-20
Game Design Workshop

Monday, March 19
Advanced Graphics Techniques Tutorial
Animation Bootcamp
Art Direction Bootcamp
Esports Day
Storytelling Fundamentals in a Day
Tools Tutorial Day

Tuesday, March 20
Audio Bootcamp XVII
Board Game Design Day
Level Design Workshop
Math for Game Programmers
Producer Bootcamp
Technical Artist Bootcamp
Visual Effects Bootcamp

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