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Getting Started with Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence (Presented by Amazon)

Chris Finch (Sr. Gaming Specialist SA, Amazon)

Yahav Biran (Sr. Gaming Specialist SA, Amazon)

Shreyas Subramanian (AI Specialist, Amazon)

Sungsoo Khim (Solutions Architect - Gaming, Amazon)

Hyobin An (Solutions Architect, Amazon)

Location: Room 3001, West Hall

Date: Tuesday, March 19

Time: 1:20pm - 2:20pm

Pass Type: All Access, GDC Conference + Summits, GDC Conference, GDC Summits, Expo Plus, Audio Conference + Tutorial, Indie Games Summit - Get your pass now!

Topic: Programming

Format: Sponsored Dev Day

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

We're finally at the point when ML and AI are accessible to all kinds of game developers. Learn how AWS can help you engage and retain players by identifying trends, A/B testing, and even spotting abnormal player behavior in real-time. And the best part is you can start using them today.


  • Learn how advanced AI/ ML can analyze play log data, identifying normal and abnormal play patterns with a high degree of reliability.
  • See how ML can be used in near-real time to retain players rather than using traditional post-play analysis to keep players even more engaged.
  • Learn how to interpret player patterns to easily identify trends in player usage and apply ML to refine and optimize server allocation.
  • Easily get started with Amazon SageMaker, AWS Autopilot, Glue, and other Game Tech solutions.