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Black Developers Matter Roundtable: Embracing Diversity in Tech from Developer Teams to Inclusive Products (Presented by the IGDA)

Dennis Mathews  (CEO, Revelation Interactive LLC)

Location: Room 211, South Hall

Date: Thursday, March 21

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Indie Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Advocacy

Format: Roundtable

Vault Recording: Not Recorded

Audience Level: All

The gaming industry stands as one of the most pioneering fields in our society, constantly evolving from its origins in arcades to the era of home consoles, transitioning from 8-bit cartridges to immersive Virtual Reality, and embracing the shift from handheld devices to the realm of Augmented Reality. The time has come to revolutionize not just the technology but also the way we engage in the development process, who we involve in these crucial conversations, and the diverse audiences we aim to connect with. This roundtablewill delve into the pivotal topic of the significance of Black Developers in the gaming industry. The key to shaping the future of our industry lies in how we address these questions today and the strategies we employ for tackling them in the days to come.


Attendees will leave with an understanding of how to better support diverse team members, brainstorm how to solve problems with diversity, and how to create a more welcome workspace for black team members.

Intended Audience

This is for anyone interested in improving diversity.

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