11 - 13 July 2017

Develop Brighton



    Room 4
    It's hard enough to make a great game, but how do you find people who love it? And how do you keep them around? Answer: build a community. Great news...your existing players are already creating socia ...
    Room 2
    Few developers can boast so varied a CV as Tetsuya Mizuguchi. In his 27 years in the videogame business he’s designed hydraulic-powered arcade cabinets, crafted stone-cold classics such as Sega Rally, ...
    Room 2
    Zynga took the social/casual gaming world by storm 10 years ago by out ‘PMing’ competitors. Come and find out what Product Management means at Zynga and how Zynga PMs manage live games. Specifically w ...
    Room 4
    Graeme Devine is Chief Game Wizard at Magic Leap. In this keynote Graeme will look into the future at how mixed reality will bring and change even the most ordinary tasks into something magical. Explo ...
    Room 2
    We take a tour into a future reality in which Harry Potter meets Harold and the Purple Crayon. There will be live demos.
    Room 2
    As a young child living in a Spanish-speaking neighbourhood in Tucson, Arizona, young John Romero discovers the magic of arcades amidst a childhood surrounded by poverty, drugs, violence and alcoholis ...
    Room 2
    Five years is what they give us - five years to live the dream many of us chased since we were children, five years to make the magic we first discovered in arcades, on the Apple II, on the earliest g ...
  • Being here gives me a lot of energy - and I’m sure a lot of other people too, to keep going. And I hope I can be here again in maybe 10, 20, 30 years!
    Hideo Kojima
    Kojima Productions
  • I love coming to Develop:Brighton – it’s a great chance to network, tell people what you’re up to, have meetings, do business deals.. also finding some great talks and great information from some of the best speakers around. It’s a regular thing I come to every year and I can’t imagine not coming.
    Patrick O’Luanaigh
    CEO, nDreams
  • It’s not just about the great talks, but it’s about bringing together the whole community, it’s the networking – it’s just amazing, we love it!
    Aj Grand-Scrutton
    Co-founder, Dlala Studios
  • The quality of the attendees is very high – lots of interesting folks asking some great questions and there are some sweet names who are presenting.
    Luke Krane
    Head of Games, Kickstarter
  • It’s key to have UK events like this that allow the coming together of developers, sharing of knowledge, networking, deals to be struck and fun to be had!
    Sam Watts
    Operations Lead, Make Real
  • I think really it’s important for developers to get together at events like Develop, share war stories and learn from one another.
    Robin Hunicke
    Co-founder, Funomena
  • I know a lot of people who’ve come to Develop for the networking opportunities, to speak to each other and to give support to each other… just hearing other people’s ideas can help spark inspiration.
    Kate Russell
    Journalist, Reporter and Writer
  • Develop is a very important place – it’s one of the few developer focused conferences we have in Europe and that makes it very valuable.
    Rami Ismail


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