Games Summit

Saturday panels

Our panels at GXI this year cover a wide range of interests from YouTuber and streamers to colleges to indie games developers. We have assembled industry leaders, popular youtubers and streamers and our panel topics this year are not to be missed.

11:00 - 11:50
Streaming for a living
We have @Lythero & @Brianvomdoom providing the first panel of the day. How to become a full time streamer. This one is for all those avid streamers who want to get to know the in's and out's of what is involved and what is needed to do it.

12:00 - 12:50
How to create and grow your own YouTube Channel
We are joined by Toxic Tears (300k Youtube subs) and Jake Munro for their panel on youtubing professionally.

13:00 - 13:50
Q&A with Peter Jessop
Join us on stage with a Q&A from Peter Jessop - the voice of Miraak of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim DLC Dragonborn as well as notably the voice of Paladin Danse from the video game Fallout 4. He will host a session for open questions from the audience.

14:00 - 14:50
Virtual Reality Build & Deploy
Next up we have Phillip from Carlow IT delivering a very cool panel on virtual reality deployment to Android. This panel will demonstrate a live build and deployment to the Android platform and will showcase the skills gained by

15:00 - 15:50
IMIRT - Indie Game Development
Ireland has many independent game developers. Organisations such as IMIRT & Games developers help to grow and curate this industry. We are delighted to have a representative from IMIRT and an indie games developer from Ficklegames to give a panel on what it is like to be an independent games developer.

16:00 - 17:00
Artisry in Gaming - LIT
Ken Coleman from LIT in Clonmel is delivering a panel on artistry in gaming. This panel will bring to the fore, Ken's unique talent and show another side to game development.

Sunday Panels

11:00 - 11:50
How to create and grow your own YouTube Channel
We are joined by Toxic Fears and Jake Munro for thier panel on youtubing professionally.

12:00 - 12:50
Artisry in Gaming - LIT
Ken Coleman from LIT in Clonmel is deliverying a panle on artistry in gaming. This panel will bring to the fore, Ken's unique talent and show another side to game development.

13:00 -13:50
Virtual Reality Build & Deploy
Next up we have Phillip from Carlow IT delivering a very cool panel on virtual reality deployment to Android. This panel will showcase a live build and deployment to the Android platform and

14:00-16:00
Cosplay Contest
Join us for the last showpiece of the day with our cosplay contest. Judged by the trusted and renown DCC team, who will be the first GXI cosplay contest winner?

Independent Game Developers

Calling all game developers in Ireland. GXI is here to help you and we are aware of the great work organisations from organisations such as Imirt and GamesDevelopers.ie! We are offering free space for independent games developers at GXI this year as part of our Games Summit. Our selection process will be based on status of game showcase (finished or in development) and the engagement type that you want to do. Are you going to show your game being played, invite those to play or are you seeking player feedback for your game!
We do have limited space so please send as much information in your application so we can make the best selection and be fair to you and your team. Just fill in the form on the exhibitors page, identifying yourself as an Indie Game developer.

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Games Summit

In 2016 the gaming industry generated $99.6 billion. Driven by passionate, clever, creative people, it’s showing no signs of slowing down. There has never been a better time to transform a hobby into a career.

Character design, script writing, sound design, networking, level design, community management, marketing- the gaming industry is huge and diverse. GXI will be hosting the Games Summit, bringing some of the biggest and the most interesting players together to talk about playing. Regardless of whether you’re curious what goes on behind closed doors, trying to decide if the gaming industry is for you, or looking for inspiration, the Games Summit will have something for you.

IF YOU'RE INTERESTED IN BRINGING YOUR ORGANISATION TO THE GAMES SUMMIT, YOU CAN APPLY BY CLICKING THE BUTTON BELOW AND FILLING OUT THE FORM

We will have representatives from industry and the games educational institutions giving talks, panels and demonstrations that show the skills needed to succeed in the gaming industry. If you, or one of our future generation are keen to understand the path to take to be in the games industry, then GXI is the place to be this November.

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