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Creating a Sustainable Volunteer Game Development Community

Justin Chin  (Assistant Producer, Gamevil)

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass

Topic: Production & Team Management

Format: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: N/A: I prefer to present live on-site but I am open to delivering a virtual presentation

Organizing a volunteer development team is a challenge. When there is a compelling cause, a great support network, and great value for your volunteers, it's possible. In this session, Justin Chin will share how he built a charity volunteer development team to a nearly 50 person group with three development teams, highlighting ways he created value, retained volunteers, and supported them in meaningful ways.


Attendees will learn actionable methods to create and build a volunteer development group around a transparent, people-driven culture where your organization supports them in every way it can.

Intended Audience

This talk is for anyone interested in increasing retention and building a stronger, closer team along with people attempting to build a volunteer development community around a charity given enough available time. Anyone generally interested in the topic is also welcome to attend!