The Game Development Workshop Programme is a joint venture program between SITEC and GameDev Academy to bring a series of gaming workshop programme. The program is divided into 2 categories. Number 1 is Free classes where there will be a sharing session from the industry player that is focusing more on delivering and sharing the industry knowledge. And number 2 is 5 days gaming bootcamp where participants will be learning on how to create their own game.
Video games is one of the fastest growing industries in the world economy with net earnings surpassing that of the film industry. The global market for video games is expected to grow every year. In light of this incredible growth and with the pressing need for game developers with very specialised skills, this programme aims to cultivate high quality graduates familiar with production processes and aware of what is needed to produce successful games.
Want to be part of the gaming industry? Join SITEC x GameDev Academy Game Development Workshop Programme and be part of the growing industry.
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Skill certified by professional & industry leaders.
Certified attendee will be screened by industry leaders priority.
Certified attendee gets priority selected for business matching.
Certified attendee gets to access funding opportunity.
This is an opportunity for you to meet and work with some of the best mentors in the game development scene to ensure you receive maximum value and benefit from this programme. As such, we’re open for any one who are passionate in game development scene. Get access to funding and business opportunities, talents must be certified by completing the GDA’s Talent Assessment Programme (TAP) & Game Accelerator Programme.
Global game revenue tops US$137.9 billion in 2018. There’re 2.3 billion gamers cross the globe. Today’s game market is worth more than music & movie combined. Malaysia Government is investing in growing digital game economy. The quality of a country’s digital environment helps to support strong economic growth. And unite the young generation through esport.
GameDev Academy (GDA) provides game project funding access, business matching and raise talent for the digital game workplace. Companies and schools are able to level up their teams or recruit the collaborators that they need in order to undertake this transformation.
Our approach evokes from our students creative, practical, and sensible solutions to a wide array of technical challenges and demands-solutions that closely match the types of challenges and demands omnipresent in today’s game industrial sector.
Our mission is to offer to you a better chance at succeeding in the field of game industry. We see it as open opportunities for social advancement in Malaysia.
Established under the secretariat of Invest Selangor by the Selangor State Government, the Selangor Information Technology and E-Commerce Council (SITEC) is chaired by Chairman of the Standing Committees of Investment, Industry & Trade, Small and Medium Industries (SME) and Transport; Selangor State Government EXCO. SITEC aims to develop Selangor as the regional trading hub for e-Commerce and to uplift the startup ecosystem within the state.
As such, it has undertaken a variety of initiatives, from the four core thrusts incorporating education and active participation, in order to boost and support the nascent e-Commerce and startup scenes in Selangor.
This programme is brought to you by SITEC in collaboration with GameDev Academy. Supported by Invest Selangor.
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