Games Creator Brunch at the Goethe-Institut / 16 September
***RSVP for the brunch is essential. Please email Francois Venter at firstname.lastname@example.org.***
Coinciding with A MAZE Johannesburg Festival and Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival, we invite game creators and enthusiasts to join us for a Games Creator Brunch in our brand new Library-Gamebox-Hub, which is designed as a space for Joburg’s gamers, developers and creative professionals.
Here’s what to expect:
>> In conversation: Riad Djemili (game developer / Berlin), Sagan Yee (The Hand Eye Society / Canada), Shane Marks, Mark Jackson, Michelle Matthews (Serious About Games / Cape Town). Moderated by Sithé Annette Ncube (A MAZE. / Johannesburg 2017)
>> Explore our new Library –Gamebox-Hub, try out games on a variety of platforms and enjoy a late Saturday morning meal with guests from across the world
>> Find out how to apply for the upcoming “Game Mixer”, which is a creative camp for game developers, including a 48-hour game jam, coming to Joburg in November
Shuttle busses available from Bannister Hotel at 9.30am and 10am. Transport back to Bannister at 1.30pm.
RSVP for the bus transport + brunch is essential. Please email Francois Venter at email@example.com before 14 September.
Some background information:
>>> More information about the Library-Gamebox-Hub is on https://www.facebook.com/notes/goethe-institut-johannesburg/joburg-has-a-new-space-for-gamers-creative-professionals-and-book-lovers/10155116163847600/.
>>> The 6th A MAZE./ Johannesburg International Games and Playful Media Festival will take place at the Tshimologong District in Braamfontein from 13 to 16 September 2017. The Goethe-Institut has been proud to collaborate with A MAZE since its first South African Edition in 2012. We are pleased to see A MAZE. continuing its relationship with the Fak’ugesi - African Digital Innovation Festival which, from 10 to 16 September, includes conferences, hacks and a block party at various Braamfontein venues.
To learn more about AMAZE and Fak’ugesi, please see the websites amaze-johannesburg.co.za and fakugesi.co.za.