Women In Games Vancouver

Happy Holidays from WIGeh

Panel Discussion and Networking Event Sept. 12th.

Come out to EA Burnaby on September 12th for our panel discussion and networking event. RSVP at our meetup group. Rescuing the Game Industry: Women and Children First? Is the reign of the 18-35 male gamer coming to an end? Maybe. The explosive growth of social and casual gaming has predominantly been fueled by female […]

Interview with Paige Meekison, Producer at Slant Six Games

WIGeh: What is your current position and where? P: Producer at Slant Six Games, working on Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City. WIGeh: What drew you to work in the game industry? P: I got into games because I’ve been playing them for ages – I used to sneak into my brother’s bedroom when I was […]

WIGeh June Martini Night

Title: WIGeh June Martini Night Location: Guilt & Company Description: Come in and say hello to other women working in games! RSVP to our Facebook event We are also looking for volunteers for future events and event ideas, so this is a good way of getting more involved with WIG Vancouver. Notes: – The entrance […]

WIGeh Monthly Martini Night

Title: WIGeh Monthly Martini Night Location: Rogue Kitchen and Wetbar Link out: Click here Description: Fourth monthly Women In Games Vancouver Martini Night Come out and meet your peers! Please note that like our other Martini Night Events, this is a “Women Only” gathering. Start Time: 19:00 Date: 2011-05-10 –> This event has been rescheduled […]

Women In Games Martini Night

Title: Women In Games Martini Night Location: Rogue Kitchen and Wetbar Description: An evening of socializing and experience sharing for ladies in the game development and related creative/tech fields. Contest: This month we will be holding a gaming Haiku contest! Click this link to make your entry. A computer will be available on-site for spontaneous […]

YMCA High School Mentorship Program Career Cafés

YMCA Vancouver’s High School Mentorship Program invites experienced professional women to attend their Career Cafe sessions, and share their experiences in an informal “coffee table” format with young women in grades 11 &12. Here’s how it works: • The Career Café features 5 women from various professions within the industry theme • Each speaker will […]

Game Developers Conference

Title: Game Developers Conference 2011Location: San FranciscoLink out: Click hereDescription: Yearly game developer conference in San Francisco. WIGeh organizers will be attending.Start Date: 2011-02-27End Date: 2011-03-05

Name the Green Martini Contest

The inaugural Women In Games Vancouver Martini Night is coming up soon. We need help coming up with a name for the feature martini! Its going to be green and it needs an awesome video game-y name, and we want one of you to do the honors! Submit your Martini name now! The winner will […]

Gamesauce and Casual Connect Conference: Seattle July 19th – 22nd

Have you heard about the Gamesauce and Casual Connect Conference?  WIGeh are involved in organizing the Leadership and Professional Development Track at Gamesauce this year.  The conference is filled with lots of diverse and interesting topics that cover the breadth of Casual Game development.  Find out more…

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