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matchmakingGDC Connect business matchmaking allows GDC attendees to identify, contact, and request and receive meetings with GDC exhibitors of all kinds, either in exhibitor booths or the special GDC Connect Lounge. GDC Connect is available to all pass types except Expo, and Expo pass holders can still upgrade to an Expo Plus pass to secure access to this popular meeting tool. Learn more about how to make the most of your GDC experience with the GDC Connect walk through video.



careers Find game companies recruiting during GDC by using the "career" filter on the exhibitor list or check the "Who's Hiring" list on-site. Visit the Career Theater during the GDC Expo to network with potential employers, attend career development sessions, and attend GDC Pitch, where game developers get 5 minutes to pitch to an opinionated panel of investors and publishers. Attend the Game Career Seminar on Friday for a full day of content and portfolio reviews. Game companies that are hiring can learn more about Career Sponsorships.



parties Mingle with industry at events and parties throughout the week, including the GDC Educators Summit Mixer, GDC Mobile Summit Mixer, [email protected] Mixer, and Xbox Lobby Lounge. View sponsorship opportunities here.


Interactive Spaces

interactive spacesVisit interactive spaces throughout the week at GDC. All attendees are invited to relax, play games, and meet new people in themed areas for indie games, board games, alternative controllers, retro games, and more. Learn more about interactive spaces.


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