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Women in Games Roundtable: Attracting and Hiring Women in Games

Celia Pearce  |  Associate Professor of Digital Media, Georgia Institute of Technology
Anne Toole  |  Writer, The Write Toole


Location: Room 125, North Hall

Format: Roundtable
Track: Advocacy
Vault Recording: Not Recorded


Women still only make up a fraction of game developers. The IGDA WIG SIG invites HR professionals and developers who hire to come together to identify what's working and what isn't when it comes to attracting women to our industry. Ultimately, this session will help HR professionals identify best practices for sourcing, hiring and keeping female developers.

Takeaway

Attendees will leave this session having identified best practices for sourcing, hiring and retaining female developers.

Intended Audience

HR professionals and developers who make hiring decisions will benefit most from attending this roundtable.