When

4th & 5th December, 2018 08:00 am - 07:30 pm

Website: The India Game Developer Conference 2018

Where

HICC Hyderabad
Novotel & HICC Complex, Kondapur, Hyderabad, Telangana 500081, Phone: 040 6682 4422
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Kate Edwards





Kate Edwards is the CEO and principal consultant of Geogrify, a consultancy for content culturalization, a Board Member of Take This, and is the former Executive Director of the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) from 2012 to 2017. In addition to being an outspoken advocate who serves in several advisory/board roles, she is a geographer, writer, and corporate strategist. Following 13 years at Microsoft, she has consulted on many game and non-game projects for BioWare, Google, Amazon, Facebook, and many other companies. Fortune magazine named her as one of the "10 most powerful women" in the game industry and she was named by GamesIndustry.biz as one of their six People of the Year. In April 2018, she was honored with Reboot Develop’s annual Hero Award and in October 2018 was presented with IndieCade’s annual Game Changer Award. She is also profiled in the November 2018 publication Women in Gaming: 100 Professionals of Play.

Company
Geogrify

Talks

December 5, 2018, 10:45 am - 11:45 am
Building Better Worlds through Game Culturalization - Hall 2
December 5, 2018, 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
WIG-SIG Presents 'Creating an Inclusive Industry' - Hall 2