Video Games 101
With more than 300 video game companies operating across the country, Canada has the third-largest video game development industry in the world, after the U.S. and Japan. The gaming industry employs more than 16,000 people and contributes $2.3 billion to Canada’s GDP, according to the Entertainment Software Association of Canada.
Join us at our next Breakfast Club presentation – March 25, 2014 – for Videogames 101 – everything you always wanted to know about the videogame development industry – but were afraid to ask. Whether via Candy Crush, Call of Duty, Minecraft or Madden, games are likely to touch the lives of you or your friends & family.
DAVID WALSH, Chief Operating Officer, Frontier Developments plc Cambridge, U.K. and President of its Halifax studio, will share his perspective on this fast-growing part of the entertainment industry. Frontier, founded in 1994, is one of the worldwide games industry’s leading independent developers.
WHERE: BOYNECLARKE LLP office, suite 600, 99 Wyse Road, Dartmouth
WHEN: 8:15 a.m. March 25, 2014
TO register*: please contact: Krista Reage at BOYNECLARKE LLP
firstname.lastname@example.org 902-460-3400 ext. 197 by March 21, 2014
*As seating is limited, please reserve early, with priority given to WIFT-AT members.