The following is an overview of key gaming events throughout the month of November 2019. These events often provide excellent learning, networking, and investment opportunities.
Colombia 4.0 Barranquilla
When: November 6, 2019
Where: Barranquilla, Colombia
Colombia 4.0 and Heroes Fest come together to bring the best of the digital creative industries to the region. These two events promote development in the territories through entrepreneurship, digital transformation, and innovation.
Game Happens 2019
When: November 8, 2019
Where: Genoa, Italy
Game Happens, the festival dedicated to the cultural, political and social impact of video games, returns with a fifth edition that focuses on the most innovative elements of independent games. The festival is both an international conference, aimed at industry professionals, and an exhibition; the 2019 theme is Elements of Change.
When: November 13, 2019
Where: Radisson Blu Hotel, Rome
Gamerome is the leading Italian B2B event for gaming and entertainment industries. Running its fourth edition, Gamerome creates content that matters through connecting businesses, brands, and industries. The event features a conference, dev showcase, matchmaking, publishers pitch, awards and networking opportunities.
When: November 13, 2019
Where: Lima, Peru
The video game developers international congress (COIDEV) is an annual event held since 2009. COIDEV brings the most important leaders in the global gaming industry to Lima, Peru. The main activities are lectures, workshops and an Indie Game Arena with the best Peruvian games.
G-STAR Global Game Exhibition 2019
When: November 14, 2019
Where: Busan, South Korea
Launched in 2005, this annual South Korean consumer and B2B event is a one-stop shop for connecting with Asia. With one of the most active and developed gaming markets behind it, the biggest players in publishing, development, and investment gather at G-STAR every year to do business and set industry trends. In 2019, you can expect nearly 700 trade exhibitors from 36 different countries. Additionally, there’ll be over 2,000 professional visitors; the consumer part of the show welcomes over 232,900 visitors in total and runs for an additional day until November 17th.
Montreal International Game Summit
When: November 18, 2019
Where: Grand Quay, Montreal, Canada
Every year, more than 3,000 passionate video game industry professionals gather in Montréal for the largest gaming conference on the East Coast. La Guilde regroups developers, creators, and entrepreneurs from the game industry and related fields established in Quebec. Its vision is to create a fertile ground for cooperation and co-creation among interactive technology developers, in order to make Quebec a world leader in video games through the synergy of its actors.
Dreamhack Winter 2019
When: November 28, 2019
Where: Elmia, JÖNKÖPING, Sweden
DreamHack Winter is a three-day event that will feature all the core content of a DreamHack festival, such as the BYOC LAN, esports tournaments, cosplay, live music, an expo area and much more. It is a must-visit for fans of the digital and gaming lifestyle, who can meet developers, programmers, streamers, YouTube stars, and other content creators.
Game Developers Session
When: November 29th, 2019
Where: Prague, Czech Republic
The international game developers session (GDS) in Prague is one of the oldest and biggest indie game developer conferences in the European region. It hosts over 1,000 developers from 50+ studios from all of the European countries. Join in for the 17th year of the GDS and enjoy the breathtaking venue, parties, two days of talks, networking opportunities and indie game expo in Prague, the heart of Europe.