Microsoft Gamefest dev event set for July

Microsoft Gamefest dev event set for July

By Rob Crossley

June 16th 2011 at 5:56PM

Early bird rates can save £150 on ticket prices

This year’s Gamefest event will feature discussions on building ‘meaningful 3D’, Windows Phone apps and utilising the potential of Kinect.

The industry-only event takes place in London on July 14th and 15th, and those who book before June 14th can save as much as £150 on tickets.

With Microsoft’s focus on both triple-A and mobile development, the company is open to studios of all sizes to attend.

Conference highlights include:


Audio: Using Speech Recognition with Kinect

Graphics: Learning from Others to Create Meaningful 3D

Kinect: Designing compelling player experiences with Kinect Identity

Xbox Live and Network Technology: Asynchronous gaming

Producer and Business Development:
The Evolution of User Generated Content

QA: Compliance Testing on Xbox 360

System, CPU, and Development Tools: Agile C++ Game Development with Visual Studio

Windows Phone: Ad-Ready Game Development on Windows Phone

microsoftgamefest.com