August 18, 2008

Game Career Seminar Returns to Austin GDC

Austin, Texas - The Game Career Seminar is back again at Austin GDC, with a line-up of sessions this year. The Game Career Seminar, programmed by the Game Developers Conference (GDC), is a series of mini-conferences for students and those interested in getting a job in the game industry. Attendees network with industry professionals, meet with HR executives from leading game companies, and most importantly, learn how to get jumpstart their careers. Included in the GDC-quality speaker lineup are top game developers and industry experts willing to share their perspectives and insights. 

What's happening at Game Career Seminar @ Austin GDC, September 17th, 2008, in Austin, Texas:

The Game Job Interview RPG:
An interview can be a snarling, intimidating monster. Hone your skills and prepare for your next encounter with the beast in this interactive session.

Pitch Your Game Idea:
Got a great idea for a game? Come pitch it to a panel of pros and see if it floats or sinks. 

You're Hired! How to Get HR to Notice You:
Human resources representatives – the gatekeepers of job interviews – from local game companies divulge what makes them say, "You’re hired!"