Aleissia is a game programmer and designer who has been working as a developer for almost 20 years and developed games at Ubisoft for 10 of them. She was Lead AI on multiple Assassin’s Creed games. Recently she has made the jump from video games to Mixed Reality, joining Magic Leap as Interaction Director for their San Francisco office. There, her team focuses on finding innovative ways to create rich immersive experiences focused on player interaction and design. She is also Director for Mixed Flour, where her company creates Immersive Experiences that bring together Food and Technology.

Aleissia Laidacker sessions


Failures and Triumphs: The Never Ending Quest for Success
Monday, November 12th

As the game industry continues to grow and evolve, there is no single winning formula. The more we reflect on our failures and analyze our triumphs, the more we can learn and push each other forward to evolve the industry and art form we all love so much. This panel of eclectic creators will share […]


Beyond Screens: Bringing Games to the Real World
Tuesday, November 13th

Description: Immersive Experience Design is a field that game developers are starting to flock to. Bringing games and interaction to physical spaces. Now, with Mixed Reality technologies, game developers can start bringing everything they know about game development, to bring the Digital World to the Physical World. In this talk, developers will learn more about […]