The Leadership Summit takes place September 13-14, 2018 at the Austin Convention Center. With 25 influential speakers and tracks focused on Management and Leadership, the Summit's goal is to assist you in maximizing your professional success.
19 sessions have been hand selected by the advisory board, including these two highlights:
2 Hour Workshop: I've Been Promoted, What Do I Do Now?
Promotion from individual contributor to supervisor, manager or executive requires adopting and executing an entirely new set of skills, different from the ones that got you promoted in the first place. This two hour workshop covers strategies for surviving various leadership transitions (defining the differences between supervisor, manager and executive, discussing “day in the life” and outlining critical tasks). [read more here]
3 Hour Mini-Summit on Starting and Growing A Game Studio
Are you considering starting your own game studio? Have you already made the leap? Three studio founders join us for this mini-starting-your-own-studio summit within the summit. You'll get the inside dirt on starting up a startup, gain a better understanding on budgets, key partnerships, hiring, accessing funds from government programs, and how you sustain a great game studio after you've survived starting up. These sessions make up this outstanding mini summit:
- Considerations Before Starting a Game Studio
- Tales from the First 5 Years of an Indie Game Studio
- Ways to Grow and Sustain a Successful Game Studio
IGDA Leadership Summit is sponsored in part by:
Learn more at http://gameleadership.com.