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Friday, June 16 • 11:00 - 11:45
Attracting Diverse Talent - How the Game Development Industry Acquires the Next Generation

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1/3 of KeokeN Interactive's team are talented entry level employees and we have quite a unorthodox approach to attract new game developers. Explore the strategies and initiatives employed by KeokeN to attract diverse talent and cultivate the next generation of game developers.

I will discuss various approaches and best practices employed by the team at KeokeN Interactive to attract and retain a diverse talent pool. From educational programs, mentorship initiatives, and partnerships with universities, we will explore the innovative ways in which the industry is actively seeking out new voices and perspectives.
The game development industry is constantly evolving, and it is crucial to foster an inclusive environment that welcomes individuals from diverse backgrounds. Join me as we explore our strategies, initiatives, and success stories that demonstrate how the game development industry is actively acquiring the next generation of talent and gain valuable insights and strategies for your own start up!

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Julia Seifert

Talent Scout,Office & HR Manager, KeokeN Interactive
(she/her)Talk to me about gamedev, publishing, coworking/office management and how to tell great stories.Envisioning the game’s industry as a platform to go beyond traditional gaming and create immersive experiences, KeokeN Interactive aim to develop rich and believable worlds that... Read More →

Friday June 16, 2023 11:00 - 11:45 CEST
Forest Stage

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