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Sunday, August 20 • 18:00 - 19:00
Getting Ahead: Advice on Games Industry Careers

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Description:
It can be difficult to get in to the games industry, and the hit-or-miss and project-based nature of games means that it can be a challenge to follow a single career pathway. Chaired by one of Europe’s leading recruiters and diversity advocates, this panel will look at jobs and careers in games, with first-hand advice from those have made their mark in some of Europe's leading companies. Questions will be welcome. Moderated by David Smith.

Take Away
A much better understanding of how to get a job in games or a promotion in an existing games company.

Audience Adressed: Everyone interested in a job in games.

Moderators
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David Smith

Managing Director, Interactive Selection
Founder Women in Games WIGJ and BAME - Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic in Games. @wigj & @bameingames | MD Global Games Recruiter, Interactive Selection @GamesJobs; | Headhunter, Diversity advocate, BAFTA member | david@interactiveselection.com

devcom: all Speakers
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Lena Falkenhagen

Network Founder & Narrative Vision, 1narrative.com
Designing worlds, telling stories and creating characters professionally for over twenty years now, I have published 9 original novels, worked on countless tabletop RPG extensions and designed world and content of Drakensang Online browser game for 5 years. For the past 4 years... Read More →
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Ruth Lemmen

Systemic Coach, Ruth Lemmen
- Serious Games, Gamification, Industry 4.0 | - Job Recruitment, Employer Branding | - Diversity | - EU and National Funding | - Innovation Management | - Digitization
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Deborah Mensah-Bonsu

Content Marketing, Space Ape Games
I'm a media professional with a decade of experience, first as a print and tv journalist and then as a producer and content guru in games. Before joining Space Ape two and a half years ago I was part of the editorial team at Xbox Upload. I love this industry and the people in it... Read More →
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Anna Rozwandowicz

Director of Communications, ESL
Anna Rozwandowicz is the Director of Communications for ESL, the world's largest esports company. Responsible for global corporate communication and public relations, she has played a pivotal role of shaping the image of esports in mainstream media. An experienced gaming professi... Read More →

Respawn Speakers
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Anna Rozwandowicz

Director of Communications, ESL
Anna Rozwandowicz is the Director of Communications for ESL, the world's largest esports company. Responsible for global corporate communication and public relations, she has played a pivotal role of shaping the image of esports in mainstream media. An experienced gaming professi... Read More →
avatar for Deborah Mensah-Bonsu

Deborah Mensah-Bonsu

Content Marketing, Space Ape Games
I'm a media professional with a decade of experience, first as a print and tv journalist and then as a producer and content guru in games. Before joining Space Ape two and a half years ago I was part of the editorial team at Xbox Upload. I love this industry and the people in it... Read More →
avatar for Lena Falkenhagen

Lena Falkenhagen

Network Founder & Narrative Vision, 1narrative.com
Designing worlds, telling stories and creating characters professionally for over twenty years now, I have published 9 original novels, worked on countless tabletop RPG extensions and designed world and content of Drakensang Online browser game for 5 years. For the past 4 years... Read More →
avatar for Ruth Lemmen

Ruth Lemmen

Systemic Coach, Ruth Lemmen
- Serious Games, Gamification, Industry 4.0 | - Job Recruitment, Employer Branding | - Diversity | - EU and National Funding | - Innovation Management | - Digitization


Sunday August 20, 2017 18:00 - 19:00
[RSP] Channel 2 - Carousel Stage 4th FloorCONGRESS CENTRE EASTCongress-Centrum Ost KoelnmesseDeutz-Mühlheimer Straße 51D – 50679 Cologne
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