Gotland Game Conference 2018

The GGC is an annual conference hosted by the department of Game Design at Uppsala University campus Gotland.

The event has four major parts;

  • a public show floor where you can meet our students and help play their games.

  • a series of engaging talks by developers- and academics from around the world, exploring the potential depths and nuanced potential of video games.

  • a European Symposium hosted by HEVGA ; inviting all university-level game educations to share experiences and organize an international network of support and collaboration. Want to present? Submit your talk here.

  • and we round off with a prestigious Awards Ceremony and party, celebrating the end of our academic year. (the party requires 18 year minimum age)

Want to volunteer for the Jury (and get a free pass)?


Additional Information

Code of Conduct and Anti-Harassment Policies

The Department of Game Design at Uppsala University want, above all else, to work for an inclusive games industry and -culture, where everyone can feel safe to participate. As part of maintaining that community, we ask all attendees to agree to the following guidelines for our behavior during the Gotland Game Conference.

Privacy and data protection (GDPR)

We will never sell your personal information, nor share your contact information with 3rd parties.

We will use your personal information to administer your attendance and provide the conference that you've signed up for. We will also notify you when the next conference takes place (~1 email / year). You can unsubscribe at any time, by clicking the link in the email.

Photos and recordings by our event photographers will be shared online and occasionally used in our PR and communications.

If you have any concerns, please email the conference organizer (currently Ulf Benjaminsson).