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Women's Game Audio Roundtable

Becky Allen (Senior Audio Producer, 343 Industries)

Amanda Rose Smith (Audio Director, ARS Audio)

Caryle Nyte (Sound Designer, Camouflaj)

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Topic: Audio

Format: Roundtable

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

The Women's Gaming Audio Roundtable welcomes all women, those who identify as women, binary people and allies to discuss current topics that women face in the game audio industry. Moderators Becky Allen and Amanda Rose Smith will guide discussions on two different days. The first day will focus on issues women face in the work environment, how to navigate them, how to navigate being an introvert and also extrovert, while the second day's focus will be on community building and how to foster women's presence in the industry at large. All are welcome.


Participants will gain increased awareness and understanding of the issues that women face in the game audio industry as well as receive some tools and tips on how to handle potentially difficult circumstances. In addition, the moderators hope that individuals and the community as a whole will be strengthened by attending this event. The roundtable discussion is meant to share resources and connect each other to help foster change and build community throughout the year.

Intended Audience

Game audio women and those who identify as a women, binary people and allies. All are welcome in support of women in the game audio community.