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Building and Sustaining Fully Remote Teams

Eve Z Crevoshay  (Executive Director, Take This)

Sasha Boersma  (Co-Founder/Producer, Sticky Brain Studios)

Ahmed Abdullah  (CEO, Decoy Games)

Bryna Dabby Smith  (CEO / Co-Founder, Brass Lion Entertainment)

Location: Room 215, 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, Production & Team Leadership

Format: Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

This panel of experienced leaders - with a combined 60 years of experience - explores some of the unique ways that remote teams can effectively tackle challenges in game development. The group addresses some of the most common questions about how remote teams can successfully scale quickly while maintaining productivity and human connection. They also touch on how remote teams can meet the unique needs of various groups, including neurodiverse employees, junior team members, and others - and the real challenges in doing so.


Learn from experienced leaders about some of the common challenges and opportunities enabled by remote working. The panel will discuss scaling teams, how to maintain productivity, how to build culture and ensure human connection - especially among junior employees, and what the biggest challenges are for remote teams.

Intended Audience

This talk is intended for leaders and managers of remote teams, or those preparing to build new, fully-remote game studios.

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