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26 May - 2023

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Get ready for the ultimate B2B experience in the gaming industry! Game Connection Europe is back for another year, bringing together industry professionals from all corners of the globe on-site and online.

After two successful hybrid events, we are thrilled to be back in Paris on November 2-3, 2023, at Porte de Versailles, one of the largest exhibition centers in Europe.

As we return to Paris, we are thrilled to announce exciting new features for our attendees, including expanded sponsorship options and personalized business development opportunities.

Hybrid Event Format

New to Game Connection Europe? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Our hybrid event format allows attendees to participate both on-site and online, making it easier and more convenient than ever before. Whether you’re in Paris or elsewhere in the world, you can still take part in the ultimate B2B experience for the gaming industry.

Let’s Meet Matchmaking System

Networking made easy! Game Connection Europe is not just any gaming event, it’s the place to be if you want to make meaningful connections and take your business to the next level. Our Let’s Meet matchmaking system is second to none, allowing you to schedule meetings with relevant parties even before the event begins. With over 1200+ publishers, investors, distributors, developers, and service providers expected to use the system, you can expect to make the most out of your time and boost your ROI.

More Sponsoring Options

For our returning customers, we are excited to announce new sponsorship options and more personalized opportunities that benefit business development. You’ll have the chance to elevate your presence at the event, with tailored experiences that put your brand in front of the gaming industry’s most influential decision-makers. With more options available, you can personalize your package to fit your business needs and get the most out of your investment. Our team is dedicated to helping you succeed, and we are committed to providing you with the resources you need to take your business to the next level.

Game Development Awards

Our event isn’t just about business development, it’s about celebrating the industry’s achievements. The Game Development Awards is back and bigger than ever. With more nominees on the show floor and more awards, this competition promises to be more exciting than ever before. Developers can submit their projects before July 28th here for a chance to be recognized as one of the top games of this edition.

Indie Zone

Game Connection Europe 2023 is committed to supporting independent developers, so we have expanded our Indie Zone. The Indie Zone provides a unique opportunity for independent developers to showcase their latest projects and connect with publishers, investors, and distributors. This year, we have increased the size of our Indie Zone to give even more developers a chance to showcase their work and gain visibility in the gaming industry.

Developer Pitch Session

In addition to the Development Game Awards and Indie Zone, backed by popular demand, Game Connection is introducing the Developer Pitch Session for the second time as a value-added service for game developers. This is an opportunity for game developers to present their projects directly to publishers and investors on stage, showcasing the uniqueness of their games to the fullest. Both publishers and investors will have the chance to discover top-notch indie projects and potentially invest in the next big hit. This session was a big success in the previous year, and we’re excited to bring it back for Game Connection Europe 2023.

Conference Program

The Game Connection Europe 2023 conference program promises to be jam-packed with engaging and informative sessions covering a wide range of subjects of interest to video game industry professionals. Attendees will gain important insights from industry leaders and experts on topics ranging from marketing and distribution to financing and development.

Super Early Bird and Early Bird Discounts Available

Don’t miss out on the ultimate B2B experience for the gaming industry. Super Early bird prices are now available, so don’t wait to take advantage of our reduced prices until June 28th, 2023. After that, Early Bird rates will be in effect until September 13th, 2023.

Whether you’re an established industry leader or a new face in the gaming industry, Game Connection Europe 2023 offers something for everyone. We invite you to mark your calendars for November 2-3, 2023, and join us at Porte de Versailles for an unforgettable event. For more information and to book your tickets or sponsoring package, visit our official website.

Paris Games Week <<Next Level>>

After the success of the “Restart” edition, which brought together the entire game ecosystem and visitors, the benchmark video game event is returning to Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles from 1-5 November 2023. With one ambition to make PGW a truly great festival.

Curated by the Game Connection Europe Team 

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