When: Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Oct. 7 2012
Announcing the 6th annual Southern Interactive Entertainment and Game Expo (SIEGE) hosted by the Georgia Game Developers Association (GGDA). Scheduled for Oct. 4 - 7, 2012, at the Atlanta Marriott NW - Atlanta, GA, SIEGE focuses on the fast-growing video game industry in the southeast. This year's SIEGE includes a Hackathon, College Fair, Games for Health Day, and Investment Conference, as well as the main SIEGE conference.
As the South's leading gaming and interactive conference, SIEGE brings together professionals, academics, executives, government officials and more from across the region to celebrate the world of gaming. SIEGE's speakers include leading figures from a wide spectrum of the industry, including artists, programmers, designers, writers, teachers and business executives. Special events include keynote speeches, dynamic panels, a mini-incubator, parties, networking events, and a student fair for high school students and others looking for colleges.
Oct. 3: Hackathon
Oct. 4: SIEGE College Fair
Oct. 5: SIEGE Investment Conference
Oct. 5: Games for Health Day
Oct. 5: SIEGE Conference Keynote speaker Dustin Clingman (International Game Developers Association interim executive director) Oct. 5: SIEGE Opening Night Reception, sponsored by Tripwire Interactive
Oct. 6: Networking Lunch, sponsored by Hi-Rez Studios
Oct. 6: SIEGE Conference Keynote speaker Rob Carrol (Tapjoy director of publishing)
Oct. 7: SIEGE/GGDA Townhall Meeting