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SIEGE | The South’s Leading Gaming and Interactive Conference

by Angela King

The largest professional game development conference in the South at the Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria, October 7-9th.

Since 2007, the Georgia Game Developers Association has produced the largest video game industry trade show in the southeastern United States.  This event is known as the Southern Interactive Entertainment and Games Expo, or SIEGE.

As the South’s leading gaming and interactive conference, SIEGE brings together professionals, academics, executives, government officials and more from across the region to celebrate the world of gaming. SIEGE’s speakers include leading figures from a wide spectrum of the industry, including artists, programmers, designers, writers, teachers and business executives. Special events include keynote speeches, dynamic panels, a mini-incubator, parties, networking events, and a student fair for high school students and others looking for colleges.

Bring your A-Game, October 7-9th! Register here.

SIEGE 2016 Schedule

Thursday, October 6: College Fair @ SIEGE (Open to Public)

8:00am – 9:00am         Exhibitor Registration

9:00am – 1:00pm         College Fair

9:30am – 10:30am       High School Sessions 1 & 2

11:00am – 12:00pm     High School Sessions 3 & 4

12:00pm – 1:00pm       Lunch

Friday, October 7: SIEGE Investment Conference

Sponsored by State Tax Credit Exchange, Tripwire Interactive & Habif Arogeti & Wynne

9:00am – 12:30pm       Investor Pitch Panel

12:30pm – 1:30pm       Lunch Break

1:00pm – 3:00pm         Investor Feedback

October 7: Main Conference

2:30pm – 8:00pm         Open Registration

3:00pm – 7:00pm        Expo Hall Open

3:30pm – 4:30pm         Session Block 0

5:00pm – 6:30pm         Opening Keynote: Sponsored by Peak 10

6:30pm – 7:00pm         Break

7:00pm – 8:00pm         Session Block 1

8:00pm – midnight      Opening Night Killing Floor 2 Party

Sponsored by Tripwire Interactive

Saturday, October 8

9:00am – 5:00pm          Open Registration

9:00am – 10:00am         Break

10:00am – 5:00pm        Expo Hall Open

10:00am – 11:00am       Session Block 2

11:00am – 11:30am       Break

11:30am – 12:30pm      Session Block 3

12:30pm – 2:00pm        Lunch & Social Networking

– sponsored by Hi-Rez Studios

2:00pm – 3:00pm          Session Block 4

3:00pm – 3:30pm          Break

3:30pm – 4:30pm          Session Block 5

4:30pm – 5:00pm          Break

5:00pm – 6:30pm          Saturday Keynote

9:00pm – LMS             Suite Parties Hosted by KSU, IndieCluster, and others

Sunday, October 9

9:00am – 2:00pm          Guest Registration

10:00am – 3:00pm        Expo Hall Open

10:00am – 11:00am       Session Block 6

11:00am – 11:30am       Break

11:30am – 12:30pm      Session Block 7

12:30pm – 2:00pm        Lunch Break in Exhibit Hall

2:00pm – 3:00pm          Session Block 8

3:00pm – 4:30pm          SIEGE Town Hall / GGDA Annual Meeting

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