Looking for some events in January? What about video game’s?
The Global Game Jam event is a hackathon which purpose is to create video games during 48 hours on a given theme.
Creativity, innovation, challenges and a relaxed atmosphere are the keys of this original event. It is organized simultaneously in more than 480 cities around the world and gathers more than 15000 people.
Digital technologies have evolved this past year and this has opened up the process of creation of a video game to all kinds of backgrounds. No need of being an expert to create video games in 2015! Everybody can join, from 14 to 77 years old!
The Global Game Jam is not a competition, but a time for innovation, sharing and learning, open to everyone.
This year, you have the opportunity to attend this event on January 23-25th 2015 on two locations in the Greater Region: Technoport in Esch-Sur-Alzette and Epitech in Nancy (France).
There are a limited number of seats, thus registration is mandatory on: http://ggj.extra-coin.org/en
This event is also open to the general public on Sunday 25th at 5pm for the presentation of the games created during the weekend.
This Global Game Jam is organized by three partners:
– The COIN association, which supports the independent video games creation in the Greater
– Technoport Luxembourg, business incubator, fablab and coworking space in Luxembourg
– Epitech Nancy, innovation and IT expert school http://epitech.eu
Girls in Tech Luxembourg is happy to support and promote this event!