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Session Name: #1ReasonToBe
Speaker(s): Annakaisa Kultima, Auriea Harvey, Brenda Romero, Zuraida Buter, Henrike aka Riker Lode, Siobhan Reddy, Leigh Alexander
Company Name(s): University of Tampere, Tale of Tales, Romero Games/UC Santa Cruz, zo-ii, Machineers, Media Molecule, Gamasutra
Track / Format: Design

Inspired by the #1ReasonWhy and #1ReasonToBe hashtag discussion, join us for a rapid, fun microtalk-style celebration and exploration of what it means to be a woman in games, European style. Each panelist will share their experience, its highs and lows, and explore a vision for a future industry that is inclusive for all. Hosted by Brenda Romero and Leigh Alexander, panelists include Auriea Harvey (Tale of Tales), Zuradia Buter (Executive Director, Global Game Jam), Henrike "Riker" Lode (art + biz dev, Machineers), Siobhan Reddy (Studio Director, Media Molecule), Annakaisa Kultima (University of Tampere).

GDC Europe 2014

Annakaisa Kultima

University of Tampere

Auriea Harvey

Tale of Tales

Brenda Romero

Romero Games/UC Santa Cruz

Zuraida Buter


Henrike aka Riker Lode


Siobhan Reddy

Media Molecule

Leigh Alexander


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