Women in Games will tackle ‘The Confidence Question’ as its theme for next month’s Careers & Networking Expo – and we’re delighted to announce our first speakers, who will be inspiring women around the world.

Our amazing speakers will be looking to de-mystify specialist roles in ‘spotlight’ sessions, as well as offering wisdom on how women can increase confidence and take their careers forward. Our inspiring women cover a wealth of disciplines and expertise and are located around the world, with our first including:

Chantal Denise Ortega, Project Manager, FLIGHT Esports (Columbia)
Dazia Pineda, Senior Producer, TagWizz (Mexico)
Emily Davison, 3D Artist, XR Games (UK)
Jean Leggett, Exec Leadership & Careers Coach (Canada)
Liz Prince, Business Manager, Amiqus (UK)
Louise Andrew, Head of Art, D3T (UK)
Marina Sevastidou, Senior HR Specialist (Cyprus)
Sharon Tolaini-Sage, Women in Games
Stephanie Perotti, VP Online Services, Ubisoft (France)

Meanwhile, our virtual expo will allow delegates to meet with representatives from studios around the world to discuss career opportunities and more. Our booth holders include:

  • 10:10 Games
  • Cloud Imperium Games
  • Dovetail Games
  • Frontier Developments
  • Keywords
  • Kwalee
  • Lucid Games
  • Natural Motion/Zynga
  • PlayStation
  • Riot Games
  • Room 8 Group
  • Star Stable
  • Sumo Digital
  • Team17
  • Ubisoft

The Careers & Networking Expo takes place on Thursday March 10th. It is free to attend and, running from 8am to 10pm GMT, it takes in all time zones. Head here to register for your free place.