With countries slowly opening up after 18 months of the pandemic, the annual Game Developers Conference (GDC) will return as an in-person event in March of next year, but this year, the virtual version of the 35th edition of the GDC kicked off on July 19.
“GDC 2022 will return as an actual conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco from March 21-25, 2022,” organizers said on Monday, bringing the game development community together to share ideas, solve problems and shape the future of the industry through five days of education, inspiration and networking.
GDC Expo showcases the latest game development tools and services from leading technology companies such as Amazon, Epic, Google, Intel, Nvidia, Oculus, and Sony, while GDC 2021 features expert talks on diverse tracks of game development topics, such as design, business, marketing, visual arts, game narrative and classic games. , career development opportunities for games and much more.
“We are thrilled to launch our most powerful virtual GDC event to date, which presents a huge amount of unique content from across the industry and builds on what we have learned from the past over a year of GDC digital events,” said Katie Stern, who oversees GDC as VP of Entertainment Media at Informa Tech. “.
“We also look forward to GDC 2022 returning to San Francisco next year and for the opportunity to see this vibrant community together again in person,” Stern said in a statement.