Thursday, 8th October - Friday, 9th September - Italy's leading game development conference for those employed in or interested in the Italian industry
The IVDC is the only Italian video game developers national congress, and the annual official summit of the Italian Videogame Developers Association in Confindustria, the national employers’ federation. Organised by AIOMI, the Italian Interactive Multimedia Association and Videogame Culture Association, the IVDC will be held in the main lecture hall of the IULM University in Milan.
The IVDC is a two-day event, free to attend and includes a service of simultaneous translation from Italian into English. It’s completely dedicated to the Italian and international game development and it will serve as a place where the most important people in the field and fledgling industry employees can meet and exchange knowledge, instruments and techniques.
The IVDC is supported by numerous Italian and international events, associations and leading media companies in the field, including the IULM, IGDA Education SIG, The Art of Games, Game Developers Conference China, Dubai World Game Expo, Cartoons on the Bay, Indie Vault and Game Programming Italia.
The IVDC programme will include speeches from all the lead Italian game developers: 7th Sense, Adventure Productions, Artematica, Black Sheep Studios, DigitalFun, EVE Interactive Studios, Frame Studios, Idra Editing, Imagimotion, Kalicanthus, Milestone, Pix Rev, PM Studios, Raylight, SpinVector, Twelve and Virtual Identity. In addition, there will be also many international guests and publishers. Independent developers will be welcome, thanks to a particular section of the conference, organised with the help of Indie Vault and Game Programming Italia.