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View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by day, time, pass type, topic, and format. With this Session Viewer, you can view session and speaker details for Game Developers Conference 2024.

You will be able to build your schedule with the GDC Mobile App. The GDC 2024 app will be available for download in Apple Apps and Google Play late February 2024.

Sessions do fill up and seating is first come, first serve, so arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend. Adding a session to your schedule does not guarantee you a seat.

John Robert MatzComposerIndependent

Best known for his work on video game scores as diverse as the BAFTA-nominated "Gunpoint", "Mythgard", "For The King", and the award-winning period piece “Ambition: A Minuet in Power”, John Robert Matz is a Chicago-based composer, arranger, multi-instrumentalist and music educator. Classically trained, he graduated with honors from Elmhurst College, majoring in music education, but with an emphasis on brass and vocal performance. As a composer, he has incorporated his educational multi-disciplinary musical training throughout his works, performing a variety of wind, brass, string and percussive instruments in his game and film scores, and using his knowledge to stretch instrumental timbres and find new sounds. John Robert is a member of ASCAP, the Game Audio Network Guild, and the video game brass quintet “The Game Brass”. A winner of multiple G.A.N.G. awards and a regular speaker at both GameSoundCon and GDC, John Robert is eager to gush to you all about the incredible experience he’s had composing the music for “Tchia”.


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