Intel University Games Showcase and Expo 2019

Mar 21, 2019 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT, CITY VIEW at METREON

Event Description

SUPER FUN DELUXE!

Join us and a panel of luminary judges at GDC 2019 to see the BEST student game projects from the BEST university game developer programs! Find out which of the talented game development teams will win the 2019 competition. Intel is offering $40,000 in hardware prizes in three categories: Best Gameplay, Best Visual Quality, and Innovation categories. The Showcase runs from 5-7:30 pm.

In addition to hardware prizes from Intel, Unity  will be awarding one-year Unity Pro licenses to 1st place winners, and SideFX  will be awarding one-year Houdini Indie licenses to ALL prize winners! Thanks to both companies for supporting this event!

GDC credentials are not required to attend this event!

For the second time, the Intel University Games Expo will lead things off from 1-4:30 pm. At this event, more than 20 universities will be demonstrating one of their top student games. The best games in the Expo will be selected to participate in the Showcase that starts at 5 p.m.

The event is Free to all but registration is required.

Don't miss the fun!

If you can't be there in person, join the live stream at https://www.twitch.tv/intelgamedev.

  • 1:00-4:30 pm: Intel University Games Expo
  • 5:00-7:30 pm: Intel University Games Showcase
  • 8:00 pm: Announcement of Showcase Prizes
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Schedule
Thursday, March 21, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM PDT

Intel University Games Expo

The creativity is boundless and the enthusiasm for games is infectious! Come and see the future of the game development industry when more than two dozen top university game developer programs gather in one place during GDC to demonstrate their best student game development projects. Discover games suitable for publishing, talk to students about job opportunities, discuss game developer programs with faculty, or just enjoy trying out games on the cutting edge. A few of the best games from the Expo will be selected to compete for prizes on stage in the evening’s companion event, the Intel University Games Showcase.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT

Intel University Games Showcase

Join us and a panel of luminary judges at GDC 2019 to see the BEST student game projects from the BEST university game developer programs compete for $40K in prizes from Intel! Nine qualified university teams will be joined on stage by the top teams from the afternoon’s Intel University Games Expo – 12-14 teams in all. Each team will have five minutes to present their game and show off their gameplay, visual quality, and innovation. Over the previous five years, this event has grown into one of the biggest and funnest events at GDC (giving rise to a description of the event as “super fun deluxe!”), and it has launched several winning teams onto even bigger things. You will be amazed at the quality and creativity of the games at this event! Prizes for the audience too!

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1:00 PM - 4:30 PM PDT

Intel University Games Expo

The creativity is boundless and the enthusiasm for games is infectious! Come and see the future of the game development industry when more than two dozen top university game developer programs gather in one place during GDC to demonstrate their best student game development projects. Discover games suitable for publishing, talk to students about job opportunities, discuss game developer programs with faculty, or just enjoy trying out games on the cutting edge. A few of the best games from the Expo will be selected to compete for prizes on stage in the evening’s companion event, the Intel University Games Showcase.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT

Intel University Games Showcase

Join us and a panel of luminary judges at GDC 2019 to see the BEST student game projects from the BEST university game developer programs compete for $40K in prizes from Intel! Nine qualified university teams will be joined on stage by the top teams from the afternoon’s Intel University Games Expo – 12-14 teams in all. Each team will have five minutes to present their game and show off their gameplay, visual quality, and innovation. Over the previous five years, this event has grown into one of the biggest and funnest events at GDC (giving rise to a description of the event as “super fun deluxe!”), and it has launched several winning teams onto even bigger things. You will be amazed at the quality and creativity of the games at this event! Prizes for the audience too!

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WHERE
CITY VIEW at METREON
135 4th St, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States
Registration Information
Intel University Games Showcase and Expo 2019
Free
Free admission to the Intel University Game Expo (1-4:30 pm. Thursday, Mar. 21) and the Intel University Game Showcase (5-8 pm. Thursday, Mar. 21).
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Organizers
Intel Corporation

Intel gaming platforms include everything from Android phones and tablets, to Ultrabooks™, to Xeon™ powered datacenters. Learn more at our sponsored sessions and http://intel.com/software/gamedev. Join our game developer program by visiting https://software.seek.intel.com/gamedevnewsLP

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