PARTNERS

Gold Partner

IntellyZen is one of the leading cloud consulting company with a niche expertise and experience in building scalable backend solutions for high traffic multiplayer games. IntellyZen helps gaming companies conceptualise and implement all necessary backbone services including scalable backend engines, player behaviour analytics and smooth releases. We manage your games on cloud, so you can focus on actual business.

IntellyZen serves clients globally of all shapes and sizes with a strong and passionate team of experienced Solution Architects and Technology Enthusiasts. We have very good expertise in cloud native development, DevOps automation, Big data analytics and restructuring cloud applications for scale and performance.

Networking Partner

Founded in 1998 and headquartered in New York, Rockstar Games creates and publishes some of the world’s most critically acclaimed and best-selling video game franchises, including the ground-breaking Grand Theft Auto series, Red Dead Redemption and Red Dead Redemption 2, L.A. Noire, the Max Payne series, Bully and the Midnight Club street racing games. Rockstar’s award-winning development team consists of studios in Edinburgh, Leeds, London, New England, San Diego, Toronto & India.

Recruitment Partner

Established in 2007 Sumo India is an award-winning development studio working in co-development with our other Sumo studios in the UK with a focus on providing high quality animation, code, design and graphics for all gaming platforms including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC.

Sumo India’s extensive catalogue of exciting AAA projects includes Crackdown 3, Team Sonic Racing, Project Nova, Dead Island 2, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, Disney Infinity 3.0: Toy Box Speedway, Forza Horizon 2, Virtua Tennis 3, SEGA Superstars Tennis and our very own internal IP, the multiplatform internationally acclaimed Snake Pass. With further unannounced AAA titles in development, Sumo India offers a unique working environment for the best Artists, Coders, Game Designers, Producers and Programmers in India.

Academic Partner

Backstage Pass is one of the leading gaming colleges in India. With the experienced faculty from the Industry, Backstage Pass has been successful in producing the best talent which the industry is looking for & also in helping students to develop games which had won awards in India& abroad.

Backstage Pass is India’s leading professional college established in the Gaming Industry Environment. Our institute is committed to foster academic growth, instil creativity and technical skills in our students so that they become Professional Game Designers, Game Artists, Game Programmers and Game Producers in wake of substantial demand from the Gaming Industry.

Our institute which is deemed as one of the top gaming academy in Hyderabad was established in the year 2010 with the vision to impart comprehensive training to students through our dedicated mentors and with innovative learning methodology.

Our state-of-the-art facility and accomplished faculty will ensure that students gain remarkable knowledge in Game Design, Game Art and Game Programming in the most effective manner.

Supporting Partner

Invest Québec is the economic development agency of the Government of Québec, Canada, and a financial institution.

Invest Québec guides you through the process of setting-up or expanding your business in Quebec. We scout out locations for your business, organise visits and set up meetings with strategic partners. As a financing corporation, we can provide the financial resources you need to get your expansion plans off the ground. Whatever your industry, we can put you in touch relevant partners and government agencies that will help you make the most of what Québec has to offer.

Since 1998, Invest Québec has provided more than 18,9 billion dollars in financing local and international subsidiaries with projects valued at over 86 billion dollars.

Media Partners

AnimationSutra.com has originated to fulfill a straight mission of catering absolute services to nurture the creative fraternity in all possible ways. AnimationSutra.com is a result of a genuine effort to keep the AVGC (Animation, Visual Effects, Gaming, Comics) growing by spreading positive and inspiring vibes and contribute its share towards the progress of the Industry.

Animationsutra.com will be a common platform for the budding talents to prove their caliber and contribute towards social causes through their form of art and also get rewarded. It will showcase few behind the screen talented artist and his work and bring them to the limelight. Animationsutra.com will always try to be an active partner for promoting all kinds of multimedia symposiums.

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Highway Games is an online magazine featuring the latest games, software and market news related to the amusement, gaming & leisure industries. We work closely with amusement and gaming manufacturers and tradeshow organisers to promote the latest product news and information, making us the first stop for all your information needs. From arcade video games to pinball & slot machines, for coinop or home, Highwaygames is your best online information source and a leading figurehead in the industry.

ArtStation is the showcase platform for games, film, media & entertainment artists. It enables artists to showcase their portfolios in a slick way, discover & stay inspired, and connect with new opportunities.

Pro members get a supercharged account, enabling custom domain names, password-protected pages, Pro themes, larger Marmoset 3D Viewer uploads, listings at the top of searches and more!

In 2018, ArtStation launched an online marketplace, which now gives artists the opportunity to gain revenue through its platform.