Game Developers Conference 2012
March 5-9, 2012
Moscone Convention Center
747 Howard St., between 3rd & 4th St.
San Francisco, California 94103
Loeb & Loeb LLP is pleased to announce that partner Jon Daryanani will be speaking on a panel titled "The Game Development Start-Up 2012: Issues and Practical Answers for the Rookie Studio" at the 2012 Game Developers Conference.
From the conference website:
The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the world's largest and longest-running professionals-only game industry event. The GDC attracts over 19,000 attendees, and is the primary forum where programmers, artists, producers, game designers, audio professionals, business decision-makers and others involved in the development of interactive games gather to exchange ideas and shape the future of the industry.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
10:00AM - 6:00PM - The Game Development Start-Up 2012: Issues and Practical Answers for the Rookie Studio
Starting up a new game development business is the first step to independence and increased creative freedom. But starting up any business is complicated. This tutorial presents a comprehensive step-by-step look at the issues, challenges, and realities of a new game dev as it forms and gets off the ground -- starting from pre-formation considerations and continuing through the necessities all businesses face. The growth of social games, on-line, download, free to play, and other niches and genres have created unprecedented opportunity for new talent. This tutorial will identify the challenges and arm you with knowledge that can, together with your creativity and passion, help your new venture succeed.
Jim Charne, Law Offices James I Charne
Jon Daryanani, Loeb & Loeb LLP
Terence Fung, Zynga, Inc.
David Helgason, Unity Technologies
David Higley, Bond Lane Merchant Bank
Jeffrey Lapin, WWTX, LLC
Amos Marvel, Hidden Variable Studios, LLC
Sebastien Motte, Microsoft Game Studios
Nate Redmond, Rustic Canyon Group
Jed Ritchey, Unity Technologies
David Rosenbaum, David S Rosenbaum Law Offices
David Stelzer, Creative Artists Agency
Mark Stevens, Fenwick & West LLP
Mario Wynands, Sidhe / PikPok
For additional information, including how to register, please see the GDC website.