A highly experienced Executive with a career spanning two decades, with prior positions in the world’s leading entertainment and videogames corporations including Rockstar Games, Ubisoft, Warner Bros. NCSOFT and Hi-Rez Studios . Veronique has a deep knowledge and understanding of the global gaming market having assumed senior roles at prominent Eastern and Western studios. A thought leader in her field of video games publishing, with a heavyweight marketing background focused on digital publishing, online games-as-a-service and the application of new media technologies and practices. Veronique is regularly consulted by industry bodies as an authority on the digital future of the gaming business, she has a long-standing role on the UKIE board and the BAFTA committee.
During this relaxed discussion, four of the UK's most inspiring studio heads share their years of experience and insights into running a successful studio today. The discussion will cover establishing a creative and productive workplace, making profitable games and selling them in the ever-changing landscape of this industry. They will also examine the importance of accessibility, inclusion and community within games today. Whether you're an indie start-up or a seasoned developer, this chat will give you a fresh perspective on running your studio.
Hosted by Elle Osili-Wood, Video Games Presenter and Journalist
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Develop is the must-attend event for the games industry in the UK. It’s where we all come together and learn from each other. It’s the best way into the industry and it’s the best place to learn from your colleagues.
Develop always gets put in the diary. There are many reasons to be here, not just the talks, but the networking, people exchanging ideas about where the industry is right now and where it’s going to. It’s pretty essential to be here I think.
Ian Livingstone, CBE
I’ve felt a big passion here at Develop!
We are so lucky to have Develop here in the UK. It’s a unique event where you can come and discover new things with people who care passionately about video games. It’s a sea full of new ideas.
I’ve been to every single Develop in the last 12 years. One thing you get here is networking - you will meet the most amazing individuals in the video games industry.
One of the things I like about Develop is it brings people together from across Europe and the whole world. There is a very high level of professionals here, so you have company leaders having drinks with juniors from their community.
Dr Mata Haggis-Burridge
Develop is an excellent way of catching up with people – there’s a really nice community feel here.
Mike Bithell Games
I absolutely love coming to Develop, it’s a brilliant, brilliant conference – you just know you’re guaranteed to meet everyone.
Jo Twist, OBE
Develop is a very important place – it’s one of the few developer focussed conferences we have in Europe and that makes it very valuable.
A lot of the opportunities that come from being here are speaking to other developers who are doing exactly the same thing as you. And there are some good parties – it’s very much a pleasurable work experience!
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