Marc Smids

“Sandbox and Narrative, why and how we facilitate narrative in Age of Wonders 4.” This talk will focus on a mix of the “why” (roleplaying, agency, replayability, connecting systems) and the “how” (the systems we use to facilitate...

Romy Halfweeg

Talk Details Coming Soon! Speaker Bio LinkedIn Romy started in the gaming industry in 2017 when she interned at the Dutch Game Garden. After that, she started working at MeetToMatch as Event Manager in 2018. With a university background in games and management, she...

Peter de Jong

Talk Details coming soon! Speaker Bio LinkedIn Peter de Jong is a seasoned industry leader who is deeply passionate about the intersection of technology and entertainment. With a career spanning more than two decades, he has made significant contributions to the...

Fahrang Namdar

Building Worlds for an RPG An insight into how the world building process is done at Larian Studios. Speaker Bio LinkedIn Farhang Namdar is a Dutch game developer, born in Tehran and raised in Amsterdam. Farhang is best known for his contributions to multiple award...

Wytze Koppelman

Talk Details Coming Soon! Speaker Bio LinkedIn Wytze works as curator at The Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision, one of the world’s largest audiovisual archives. On the one hand his work focuses on game and other media preservation; what we want to keep as...