“Innovation, talent and fiscal smarts: québec’s recipe for success” – Powered by Investissement Québec

Tuesday, November 13th

À Expo session - Room 1 Categories: Business & Marketing , Expo session By: Christian Norton, Altagram Canada Liliane Pin, Investissement Québec Mélissa Prophète, Investissement Québec Philippe Valentine, Montréal International

Presented by Investissement Québec and Montréal International LOOKING FOR THE IDEAL PLACE TO GROW? Get the perfect ingredients for your studio expansion project in Québec: innovation, ecosystem, poutine, talent and fiscal smarts The Québec video game industry has an enviable international reputation for its creativity, expertise and award-winning productions. And in the last eighteen years, […]

Delivering Spatial Audio with Unity – powered by Dolby

Tuesday, November 13th

À Expo Session - Room 1 Categories: Audio , Expo session By: Andy Vaughan, Dolby Chet Lucas, Ironarm Games Gage Lucas, Ironarm Games

Description: Spatial audio can make your sound design more lifelike by rendering game objects precisely where you place them in the game environment — including overhead and underfoot. Join Dolby and IRONARM Games for a session about creation and technology and learn what it takes to create Dolby Atmos content using the Microsoft Spatial Audio […]

Essential Facts of the Canadian Gamer 2018 – Powered by Entertainment Software Association of Canada

Tuesday, November 13th

À Expo session - Room 1 Categories: Advocacy & Industry , Expo session By: Jayson Hilchie, Entertainment Software Association of Canada

Description: Jayson Hilchie, President and CEO of the Entertainment Software Association of Canada, will present the latest research on the Canadian gamer, including gaming habits and demographic data. Targeted public: This presentation is intended for the public at large. Any industry player should be interested in insights on the Canadian gamer. Takeaways: Some key results […]

Futureproofing for Success – Powered by Ludia

Monday, November 12th

À Expo session - Room 1 Categories: Business & Marketing , Expo session By: Rose Agozzino, Ludia

Description: Success in the free-to-play arena is never guaranteed. Learn how Ludia’s 2015 hit, Jurassic World™: The Game continues it’s rolling success through ongoing optimizations and industry best practices. Targeted public: Game designers, production Takeaways: Understanding the importance of optimizations and live operations in the lifecycle of mobile games.

How to turn a game into a business – Powered by IronSource

Tuesday, November 13th

À Expo Session - Room 1 Categories: Business & Marketing , Expo session By: Meredith Bentzur, IronSource

Targeted public: Game developers looking to monetize their app. Takeaways: With the right metrics, tools, and people in place — any game can be turned into a profitable business.

Interactive Livestreaming and the Future of Esports – powered by Genvid

Monday, November 12th

À Expo session - Room 1 Categories: Business & Marketing , Expo session By: Jacob Navok, Genvid Technologies Inc.

Description: What kind of interactive streams are possible for future games, and how will this change our notion of esports? New forms of engagement, monetization and experiences become possible, leading to entirely new games and potential audiences. Genvid Technologies’ latest game integrations will be shown alongside a vision for the future. Targeted public: Game developers, […]

Playing on both sides: the key to success for many independent Quebec studios – Powered by Investissement Québec

Monday, November 12th

À Expo session - Room 1 Categories: Business & Marketing , Expo session By: David Fugère-Lamarre, iLLOGIKA Julian Maroda, Norsfell Pascal Nataf, Affordance Studio

English version available soon. Pourquoi choisir entre services et produits quand on peut faire les deux? C’est l’approche qu’a choisie le président fondateur d’iLLOGIKA, David Fugère-Lamarre, pour assurer le succès de son entreprise. Le studio travaille aussi bien sur ses propres créations qu’à forfait pour des tiers. Un modèle d’affaires qui lui a bien réussi, […]

Rise of the adult gaming market – powered by Nutaku

Monday, November 12th

À Expo session - Room 1 Categories: Business & Marketing , Expo session By: Jean-Francois Tremblay, Nutaku

Description: Developers are struggling to generate revenues on traditional distribution channels. Emerging over the last few years is an untapped Adult gaming market. Targeted public:Indie as well as experienced game developers looking for new revenue opportunities for their current or upcoming titles. Takeaways: Market knowledge, distribution and funding opportunities, an alternative to traditional mainstream distribution […]