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Indigenous Game Devs Roundtable: Un-Tokened by Us Day 1: Mentor and College Connection

Meagan Byrne (Owner, Achimostawinan Games)

Carl Petersen (Lead Designer, Northern Plains Games)

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Topic: Advocacy

Format: Roundtable

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

This Roundtable is a place for Indigenous Game Developers to formally introduce themselves and projects to others working in this space within the industry. Meet Indigenous devs and hear the stories of what it takes to make a space in an industry where there are few Indigenous peoples, the nitches developers have made or found for themselves, the hurdles, setbacks, and triumphs of indigenous Developers and what they would like to see change along with ideas on how to realize that change.

Takeaway

Attendees are here to share their stories with the Indigenous game dev community as well as network and find each other.

Intended Audience

The talk is aimed at any parties interested in the Indigenous experience and community in the games industry.