🔸 July 11, 2017 – Develop:Brighton 2017


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The Develop:Brighton Conference is the must-attend event in the European games development calendar. Learn from your peers and share your experiences, hear from renowned gurus and the sharpest indie newcomers, and get up-to-date with the tools and techniques that will give your studio an edge.

Keynote

“Your Game As Community: Learnings from the Intersection of Viewing, Playing and Buying”
Presented by Ethan Evans, SVP of Twitch Commerce and Developer Success

July 11th, 2017, 5:00-6:00pm BST – Room 4

Abstract:
It’s hard enough to make a great game, but how do you find people who love it? And how do you keep them around? Answer: build a community. Great news…your existing players are already creating social connections around their shared interest in your game. Your mission is to nurture those social connections with the same rigor you use to tune your gameplay. Ethan Evans, head of game developer strategy at Twitch, shares data and anecdotes about how Twitch helps build game communities, including protips on working with streamers, early learnings from game sales on Twitch, and the surprising power of Twitch Affiliates.

Post-Keynote Meetup

Interested in connecting with us? JT Gleason, Director of Integration Success, is here – be sure to introduce yourself. He’s heading over to the Amazon Appstore event, The Big Indie Pitch, at the Cricketers Greene Room which starts at 6pm BST.

Booth Presence

Our friends with Amazon Lumberyard will have a booth (#B31) on the expo floor Wednesday and Thursday. If you’re in the area, drop by to pick up some information about Drops and Twitch Crates.