|Session Name||Marketing for Indies: The Indie Games Summer Uprising|
|Company Name(s)||Armless Octopus|
|Track / Format||Business and Marketing and Management|
Ever wonder how how to market your game as an independent developer? Are you short on the funds to promote your own game? Did you ever wish there was a place where you could learn to showcase your work and talents? Then this speech is for you. This 60 minute discussion will focus on how 2011's Indie Games Summer Uprising, which consisted of over 70 development teams on Microsoft's Xbox LIVE Indie Games platform, managed to put together a successful marketing campaign. Learn about the design, teamwork, planning, and pitfalls which took place through the promotion from Co-Coordinator Dave Voyles.