From Yoga classes to mixologist tutorials, we’ve programmed three exciting days of experiential events to help fill in the gaps and get you out of your chair (or at least into a more relaxing headspace) so you can keep learning.
Community Channel Special Events are available to all pass holders. Visit the passes & prices page to learn more about pass options at GDC Summer.
Daily Interactive Events
|Meditation with WITHIN||Take some time to unwind and learn how to meditate with instructor Devon Pipars. No matter what your experience level, her approach effectively reduces stress and promotes well-being. Also available on-demand after initial time each day.|
|Yoga with Satori Yoga Studio||Satori Yoga Studio will help you take some time to focus on mindfulness, stress reduction and relaxation each day. Take this opportunity to look within, refocus, and regain a sometimes lost sense of perspective.|
|Qigong – Tai Chi Exercises with Rebecca Grossbard||Rebecca Grossbard is a San Francisco-based certified instructor of Integral Qigong & Tai Chi and Wild Goose Qigong. Relax, reduce stress and feel more ease in your body as you practice these beautiful movements which also increase balance, strength and flexibility.|
Relax and Unwind
|Relaxation Live Feed||Take some time to relax or gain some visual art inspiration each day from the live marine animal feeds brought to you by the Monterey Bay Aquarium.|
|Community Art Gallery||GDC is dedicated to honoring excellence in games industry art in all forms. The exhibit will be displayed in a virtual gallery during the GDC Summer 2020 event from August 4-6. Public submission form here. Submissions closed July 26.|
|Twine Book Club||Play through an assortment of Twine games and discuss them with fellow attendees.|
Catch up on GDC Summer News
|Wake-Up/Wrap-Up with Boon Boona Coffee & GDC||Join us each morning with Boon Boona Coffee to gain some expert knowledge on coffee from an East African perspective.|
|Gamasutra News Hour||Join the Gamasutra editorial team for regular updates and frank discussion of the day's events on GDC Summer and the game industry at large.|
GDC After Hours
|Evening Mixologist with AJ Ayala||Mixologist AJ Ayala will walk you through how to create some game-inspired cocktails and mocktails at home every evening throughout the event.|
|Evening Musical Acts||After a cocktail, enjoy a musical concert by insaneintherain, 88bit and Mega Ran, or take this time to network with your peers!|