MIGS16 is happy to host the next IGDA Mentor Café on November 13th in the Technical Lounge, from 1 pm to 4 pm!
What is the IGDA Mentor Café?
Short 20 minutes sessions between games industry veterans and upcoming professionals to share their knowledge and expertise to the next generation. Settle in MIGS’ cozy Technical Lounge and discuss away! In order to have access to the Mentor’s Café, all you need is a MIGS Expo Pass and book your place ahead of time (see below).
Interested in being mentored? Want to get advice and ask questions to industry leaders? Apply to be matched up for mentor speed sessions at MIGS!
The sponsored IGDA Mentor Cafés enable you as industry veterans the chance to give back to the industry in a comfortable atmosphere with refreshments and time for networking after. Topics range from diversity initiatives, career advice, starting an indie studio, and much more.
More about the IGDA Mentor Café
For industry leaders to share valuable knowledge, skills, and advice and give back to anyone in the community who is seeking mentorship, and especially the newcomers to the game industry. This IGDA Mentor Café will focus on newcomers currently starting games/small studios in the industry.
Mentors and Mentees:
Mentors: The IGDA approaches and confirms a list of high value industry leaders who will be effective mentors for the industry. Most mentors will have at least 7+ experience and represent all areas of game development.
Mentees: Anyone who is seeking support for their career development, job focus, business decisions, or whatever area of your game industry career. While our focus tends to be on younger professionals, anyone is welcome at any stage of their career.
Any questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org!