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Wednesday - Friday, March 20-22, 2019

Address topics ranging from diversity to censorship to quality of life within the realm of social advocacy in the game industry. The Advocacy Track aims to provide a forum for discussion and ultimately a place to effect change for the development community.

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Featured Advocacy Conference Sessions

Why Fashion in (Most) Games Sucks, and Why You Should Care

Victoria Tran (Kitfox Games)

Solving an Invisible Problem: Designing for Color-Blindness in Games

Douglas Pennant (Creative Assembly)

I Can't Hear You: Considering Deaf Gamers

Karen Stevens (EA Sports)

Advocacy Sessions at GDC 2019

Kate Edwards


Mitu Khandaker

Spirit AI

Siobhan Reddy

Media Molecule

Simon Carless


Mark Deloura

Level Up Games

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