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East Coast Game Conference 2011

East Coast Game Conference Update: Sessions/Program Announced!

The East Coast Game Conference has just revealed an exciting line-up of seven technical trackscomprised of panels, lectures and discussions with leading innovators from across the nation and around the world. For a full listing of confirmed speakers and the conference agenda, visitwww.ecgconf.com/content/conference.

April 13 – 14, 2011 ECGC will be hosting top artists, game designers, developers, producers, programmers, industry experts and gamers to engage in an in-depth look at development trends and the future of gaming. Highlights of the confirmed speakers list include experts from Epic Games, NVIDIA, Autodesk, IBM, Google and more.

To hear an update on this year’s program from conference organizers Shaun Kime and John Austin, click HEREor follow the podcast links below.

  Podcast: Shaun Kime  Podcast: John Austin

Register Today!

Whether you want to build your business, network for your career, learn about the newest gaming technologies, sample the latest game or simply enjoy two days of camaraderie with other gamers – ECGC 2011 offers a registration package for you. Don’t delay – visitwww.ecgconf.com/apps/register/ to reserve your seat for this year’s event.

Available registration packages:

Premier Pass
The Full Conference Experience: The Premier Pass offers entry to a wide array of exclusive networking opportunities with ECGC 2011’s conference speakers and executives. This includes attendance at our VIP Reception on April 13th, tickets to the VIP lunches both conference days and access to the conference VIP Lounge located in room 402. Premier Pass holders also gain access to an unlimited number of conference sessions as well as entry to both Keynote lectures, the Expo Hall and Career Lounge both days of the event.

Professional Pass
Build Your Business: The Professional Pass includes an unlimited number of conference sessions as well as entry to both Keynote lectures, and unlimited entrance to our Expo Hall and Career Lounge both days of the event.

Corporate Package 
Bring Your Staff: Available this year for the first time by popular demand, ECGC 2011 is offering a deeply discounted package rate to studios to help make it affordable to bring your entire studio to this important industry networking event. Designed to make it easy for studios to have every developer, artist, designer and producer enjoy the educational benefit of ECGC, the Corporate Pass offers the same benefits as the Professional Pass, but at rates reflecting deep discounts for businesses in the industry.

Standard Pass 
Aspiring game developers, prospective entrants to the game industry and students are encouraged to satisfy their craving for knowledge and contacts by taking advantage of ECGC's Standard Pass. This allows entrance to both Keynote lectures, sessions within the Game Fundamentals track, plus entrance to our Expo Hall, Career Lounge and Learning Lab also located within the Expo Hall.

Expo Pass 
Purchasing the Expo Pass allows entrance to our Expo Hall, Career Lounge and Learning Lab talks, also located within the Expo Hall.

Ticket Giveaway Contest in Full Swing

There’s only three more days to take advantage of our ticket giveaway contest! We’ve had an overwhelming response – and it’s anybody’s game.

Enter today for a chance to win a free conference pass by following all three of the following steps:

1. Follow @ECGameCon on Twitter and Tweet the following message:

I want to win a free pass for East Coast Game Conference 2011 from @ECGameCon. Details on the #ecgccontest at http://capstr.at/DF

2. Become a fan of East Coast Game Conference on Facebook and “like” this contest post on the wall.

3. Post a comment on our Facebook wall with your name and Twitter handle, so we can contact you if you win.

Three winners will be randomly selected on March 25th, to each win one free "standard pass" plus entrance into the VIP party on April 13. Winners will be contacted via Facebook and/or Twitter.

Can’t get enough of our updates? Visit us online at www.ecgconf.com for more details. ECGC can also be found on Facebook and Twitter at East Coast Game Conference and @ECGameCon.