th edition of The India Game Developers Conference (IGDC), India’s premier game developers’ conference formerly known as the Nasscom Game Developers Conference, will begin on November 22 in Hyderabad’s Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC).
Touted as the biggest and most significant developer conference in India and South Asia, IGDC 2019 is being held by the industry volunteers with the support from corporate and the Telangana government.
IGDC will showcase the latest developments of the game industry in Indian subcontinent, and debate latest trends and inventiveness in the functions and contents in the digital entertainment industry in India, the organizers said in a statement.
They said IGDC has a consistent ambition of being interactive and open, addressing developers, Indie developers, investors, publishers, and tool providers for both B2B and B2C segments.
The latest edition of IGDC will host over 3,000 industry professionals, 200 industry expert speakers, eight major tracks, 10 major events, 200 expo stalls, 25 publishers and 25 investors. IGDC will also host an exhibit for games companies across India including their popular IGDC Awards ceremony in 7 categories.
“The industry is maturing and we believe IGDC continues to be the must-attend conference to catch the latest trends, market intelligence, success stories, upskill with great talks and workshops, meet investors and of course everyone in the Indian gaming ecosystem will be there, presenting excellent networking opportunities,” said Rajesh Rao, chairperson of IGDC and founder of Dhruva Interactive.
Source: Economic Times