Vancouver Social Games Events
Up coming events:
Global Game Jam Vancouver 2011
Starts: Friday January 28, 2011, 05:00PM PST
Ends: Sunday January 30, 2011, 05:00PM PST
Event Type: Networking/Meetup
Location: British Columbia Institute of Technology
3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, BC V5G CA
Website: http://www.ggjvancouver2011.com RSVP for GGJ on LinkedIn
Industry: computer games
Keywords: gaming, programmer, designer, game jam, vancouver, IGDA, BCIT
Intended For: Vancouver game developers, designers, programmers, students, producers etc.
The annual Global Game Jam returns for the weekend of January 28-30, 2011. Game designers, coders, graphics and audio artists at all levels gather for the event to build mobile, console, web, and PC based video games in 48 hours. Yearly growth for this event has steadily increased since it began in 2009. In 2009, the global game jam had over 1600 participants from 23 countries. In 2010, Global Game Jam was held in 39 countries with 4300 participants.