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Saturday, August 8
 

12:00pm AEST

So, You Want to Make Games?
Join Matt Dyet to learn a little about what goes into the creative process of designing and producing games in the current era.
Matt will draw from his years of experience as a Games Design Lecturer at SAE, Games Producer and President of "Let's Make Games".

Speakers
avatar for Matt Dyet

Matt Dyet

Lovingly called “Game Dad” by his friends, Matt has been doing games production out of Western Australia for the past 6 years. In that time he’s worked on a variety of games for numerous companies, from relaxing meditative indie VR titles to serious games that teach kids the... Read More →


Saturday August 8, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm AEST
Industry Stream

3:00pm AEST

Getting a Job in Games
The games industry is has become one of the fast growing industries of our time, and it's not showing any signs of slowing down!
So, how do you start a career in game development?
This panel features 3 veterens from the Australian games industry sharing their insights into the professional world of games.
Who knows? One of them could even be your next boss!

Speakers
avatar for Morgan Jaffit

Morgan Jaffit

Morgan Jaffit is a 20 year veteran of the global games industry creating games for PC, consoles, mobile, and alternate gaming platforms including virtual and augmented reality. In 2010 he co-founded Defiant Development, and led them to create the critically and commercially successful... Read More →
avatar for Giselle Rosman

Giselle Rosman

Big Ant Studios
A longstanding community leader in Australia, Giselle runs the Melbourne chapter of the International Game Developers’ Association (IGDA), has been Executive Producerof Global Game Jam (GGJ) and has run the Melbourne jam site since 2011. Giselle's work in the community was recognised... Read More →
avatar for Matt Dyet

Matt Dyet

Lovingly called “Game Dad” by his friends, Matt has been doing games production out of Western Australia for the past 6 years. In that time he’s worked on a variety of games for numerous companies, from relaxing meditative indie VR titles to serious games that teach kids the... Read More →


Saturday August 8, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm AEST
Industry Stream
 
Sunday, August 9
 

9:00am AEST

Game Audio: What is Adaptive Music?
Although he thinks it's pretty dorky, 'Emotional Architecture' is the only way Andrew can describe the way he approaches composing music for video games.
Adaptive music techniques have provided games composers with an extraordinary set of tools to make stories and characters come to life!
In this session, Andrew will give us a sneak peek into his creative process, and tell us all about the process of writing adaptive music for games.

Speakers
avatar for Andrew Curnock

Andrew Curnock

Described by his childhood piano teacher as “the worst student” she'd ever had, Andrew has forged a career making music and sound for a diverse range of media platforms. Having written music for film, television, and even making cheesy mobile phone ringtones, his first game soundtrack... Read More →


Sunday August 9, 2020 9:00am - 10:00am AEST
Industry Stream

12:00pm AEST

Made in Abyss: Behind the Music
BAFTA winning composer, Kevin Penkin, is here to talk to you about composing in the Anime industry. Focussing on his work for Made in Abyss, he'll be telling us all about his creative process, and just what it takes to get music right for an anime series.

Speakers
avatar for Kevin Penkin

Kevin Penkin

Kevin Penkin, based in Melbourne, is a BAFTA-nominated composer for Japanese animation and video games.He is best known for composing the award-winning score to 'Made in Abyss', and the music to the BAFTA award-winning game 'Florence'.Learn more on social media!Twitter: @kevinpenkinInstagram... Read More →


Sunday August 9, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm AEST
Industry Stream

1:00pm AEST

Games Development Brainstrust
Want to ask a question about Game Development, well now's your chance! Join us as we sit down with three industry experts and get answers for all your questions!

Speakers
avatar for Morgan Jaffit

Morgan Jaffit

Morgan Jaffit is a 20 year veteran of the global games industry creating games for PC, consoles, mobile, and alternate gaming platforms including virtual and augmented reality. In 2010 he co-founded Defiant Development, and led them to create the critically and commercially successful... Read More →
avatar for Giselle Rosman

Giselle Rosman

Big Ant Studios
A longstanding community leader in Australia, Giselle runs the Melbourne chapter of the International Game Developers’ Association (IGDA), has been Executive Producerof Global Game Jam (GGJ) and has run the Melbourne jam site since 2011. Giselle's work in the community was recognised... Read More →
avatar for Matt Dyet

Matt Dyet

Lovingly called “Game Dad” by his friends, Matt has been doing games production out of Western Australia for the past 6 years. In that time he’s worked on a variety of games for numerous companies, from relaxing meditative indie VR titles to serious games that teach kids the... Read More →


Sunday August 9, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm AEST
Industry Stream

3:00pm AEST

Game Audio Panel
Everything you ever wanted to know aout making music for games, and more! This panel is here to answer all your questions about music in games!

Speakers
avatar for Dan Golding

Dan Golding

Dr. Dan Golding is a Senior Lecturer in Media and Communication at Swinburne University and the host of Screen Sounds on ABC Classic. His new book, Star Wars After Lucas, is out now and published by the University of Minnesota Press. Dan also made the soundtracks to Untitled Goose... Read More →
avatar for Kevin Penkin

Kevin Penkin

Kevin Penkin, based in Melbourne, is a BAFTA-nominated composer for Japanese animation and video games.He is best known for composing the award-winning score to 'Made in Abyss', and the music to the BAFTA award-winning game 'Florence'.Learn more on social media!Twitter: @kevinpenkinInstagram... Read More →
avatar for Andrew Curnock

Andrew Curnock

Described by his childhood piano teacher as “the worst student” she'd ever had, Andrew has forged a career making music and sound for a diverse range of media platforms. Having written music for film, television, and even making cheesy mobile phone ringtones, his first game soundtrack... Read More →


Sunday August 9, 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm AEST
Industry Stream
 
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