gamedev.world is the global game developer conference. Featuring 30+ speakers from all over the planet, all talks will be close-captioned and translated into Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.
Broadcast live on gamedev.world from June 21st – June 23rd, join us for the first-ever global games conference. Learn from top developers around the planet in talks and interactive Q&A’s, meet other developers speaking your language, and gain a global perspective on the art & business of game creation.
Rami Ismail is one half of award-winning Dutch independent games studio Vlambeer. Rami is an avid games advocate with a focus on independent development, and culturally and geographically diverse games. He is the creator of popular free tools such as presskit(), organizer of initiatives such as Meditations and gamedev.world, and was involved in projects such as Indie MEGABOOTH and Train Jam. For his work in games, he was awarded the 2018 GDC Ambassador Award.
Sarah Elmaleh is a voice actor and advocate, known for her roles in both critically acclaimed indies and AAA titles (Gone Home), for speaking, jurying, hosting and organizing for games events (GDC, IGF, IndieCade), and for evangelizing collaborative best practices and good working conditions in games.
Gabriel Dal Santo is a veteran indie developer and consultant for indies, more recently known as the founder of Pro Indie Dev, an initiative that leverages on the methods of experienced developers to help indies achieve financial sustainability with their games.
Gwen is a game developer with over a decade of experience spanning Art, Animation, and Design. She co-founded indie studio The Molasses Flood where she was the CFO and the sole animator on their debut game "The Flame in The Flood. She worked as a senior technical animator on BioShock Infinite & Marvel Heroes Online. Most recently, Gwen founded a new studio "Chump Squad" where she is the sole developer on narrative puzzle game KINE. She regularly live streams indie game development on Twitch (@direGoldfish) and co-hosts game development podcast "The Dialog Box."
Houssem Ben Amor is an active member of the Tunisian and MENA region game development community, co-founder and president of the Tunisian game development association(TGD), a Global Game Jam Board member and a chairman of the IGDA's Tunisian Chapter. Houssem’s passion has been initially ignited working as a 3D artist which later on led to an ever increasing interest and involvement in business development.