View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by pass type, track, and format. With this Session Viewer, you can view session and speaker details for the 2024 Game Developers Conference. New sessions are regularly added leading up to GDC, and all dates and times will be announced about 4 weeks before the event. Once live, you will be able to build your schedule with the GDC Mobile App.
Sessions do fill up and seating is first come, first serve, so arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend.
Geoff Evans (Principal Engineer, Nvidia)
Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass - Get your pass now!
Vault Recording: TBD
Audience Level: All
These roundtable sessions focus on discussion of best practices, novel techniques, and technical trade-offs for building game development tools and services. Game development tools are constantly evolving, so come to share what works (and what doesn't) at your studio, and listen to others' take on how to keep their creative teams producing awesome games.
Wednesday: "Engineering", focuses on tools programming, testing, deployment, frameworks, scripting, automation, extensibility, and telemetry.
Thursday: "Assets" focuses on export/import, interchange, persistence, collaboration, search and organization, development models (branching and/or trunking), revision control, and outsourcing.
Friday: "Build" focuses on processing assets through to the game in all its forms: build systems, caching, distribution, scalability, optimization, disc mastering and patching.
A better understanding of current techniques and trade-offs for building game development tools, plug-ins, pipelines, and services.
Advice in selection between various techniques, languages, and frameworks.
Advice in handling increasingly complex teams, asset pipelines, and requirements.
Engineers, technical artists, and technical producers.