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Facebook are Headline Sponsor for 2018 Conference, 11-12 September

Women in Games WIGJ is pleased to announce that Facebook will be its headline sponsor for the European Women in Games Conference, taking place on the 11th-12th September at City University.

With the objective to educate, inspire and help stimulate future generations, the inspirational two-day event will comprise of keynote speeches, panel discussions and […]

Women in Games WIGJ appoint Timea Tabori as National Coordinator for Scotland

Women in Games WIGJ is pleased to announce the appointment of Timea Tabori as Lead Ambassador and National Coordinator for Women in Games in Scotland. In the month that a report from TIGA, the trade association for games developers and digital publishers, shows Scotland now has more than 1500 developers, growing by 27 per cent […]

A Normal Lost Phone by Accidental Queens and Elaine Reynolds win WIGJ Mobile Awards

Women in Games was pleased to host the first edition of the Women in Games Mobile Awards showcasing some of the best, published mobile games created by teams with women developers in Europe at its conference on 6 September. This new competition was endorsed by the IMGA (International Mobile Gaming Awards), the longest standing mobile […]

Catherine Woolley, Glenna Buford and Anita Sarkeesian join the WIGJ European Hall of Fame

Women in Games WIGJ is pleased to welcome Catherine Woolley of Media Molecule, Glenna Buford of Wooga and Anita Sarkeesian of Feminist Frequency to its European Women in Games Hall of Fame. The European Women in Games Hall of Fame was created in 2011 and recognises the achievements of women in the European games industry. […]

Women in Games WIGJ appoint further Individual and Corporate Ambassadors

Women in Games is pleased to add 13 further individual ambassadors and 2 new Corporate Ambassadors to its Ambassador Programme. After attending a series of workshops at the European Women in Games Conference, the new Ambassadors were finally approved by the Women in Games Board last week. The organisation is proud to have now 53 […]

WIGJ partner with GameRome to host first Meetup for women in games in Italy on 24 November.

Women in Games WIGJ is pleased to partner with the Gamerome conference to lead on 2 events for women in games and allies during the event. On the first day of the conference, Friday, November 24, Gamerome will host inside the Happy Hour the first Women in Games Italian Meet Up, sponsored by WIGJ. The […]

Women in Games WIGJ win TIGA Award at spectacular ceremony at V&A Museum

Women in Games joined all of the games industry in the UK at the most stunning TIGA Awards Ceremony that the trade association has held to date. About 400 game developers and professional service suppliers from nearly 100 companies spent 5 hours celebrating the achievements of the last year.

Women in Games was delighted […]

Women in Games add Outplay and Testronic Labs to its Corporate Ambassador programme.

Women in Games WIGJ is pleased to add 2 more companies to its Corporate Ambassador programme. At a ceremony during the recent European Women in Games Conference representatives from Scotland’s Outplay Entertainment and from Testronic Labs in Croydon, UK and Warsaw, Poland were welcomed to the stage by David Smith, Founder of WIGJ.

Anita Sarkeesian and Brie Code to speak at new, two day European Women in Games Conference 5-6 September at ELAM Academy

Women in Games WIGJ is pleased to announce its seventh European Women in Games Conference which this year will take place at the East London Arts and Music Academy on 5-6th September 2017. Now over 2 days, the event will comprise a mix of keynote speeches, panel discussions, workshops, the HR Manager’s Forum, an expo […]

Women in Games WIGJ and Unity Technologies to host Mentoring Breakfast at Develop 2017

Women in Games WIGJ is partnering with Unity Technologies to host a mentoring breakfast during Develop 2017 in Brighton on Wednesday, 12th July. The event will give those working in the video games industry a taste of what mentoring is like in a fun, informal setting and introduce attendees to the support that is available […]