GI Academy Live – FREE student careers event, 26-28 October

Industry site has launched a FREE online event aimed at students, graduates and anyone interested in a career in the games industry – the GI Academy Live – taking place from 26 – 28 October and sponsored by UK developer Creative Assembly.

GI Academy Live features keynote talks from the likes of Brenda Romero (Romero Games) and Mike Bithell (Bithell Games), a series of Masterclasses on different aspects of the industry, live roundtable discussions, 1-1 portfolio reviews and a Discord where students and anyone can ask for advice on various job roles including art/animation, programming, UI/UX design, game design, Quality Assurance, sound/music and community management.

Over the three days of the event, there will also be some very special world-famous industry guests dropping into the Discord chat at 3pm!

The event is free to sign up to and also features many games companies taking part in the sessions, including from our region, Team17. Hit the link for more info.