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Game Connection Europe 2014

Game Connection Europe 2014

FACTS & FIGURES

  • Conference attendees: 2700+
  • Countries represented: 48
  • Companies: 1100+
  • Exhibitors: 300
  • Buyers: 200
  • Press Outlets: 120+
  • Speakers: 136
  • Total conference space: 6201m²
  • Hours of conference sessions and Master Classes: 146 With speakers from Unity Technologies, OUYA Inc., Oculus VR & more
  • Master Class students: 97
  • Business meetings conducted through the Meeting Application: 11200+
  • Number of attendees at Game Connection official party: 600+
  • Independent #gamedev projects nominated for the Development Awards: 23
  • European Games Booster awards presented: 10
  • Marketing Awards presented: 10
  • Tweets sent using the official hashtag #gameconnection: 235

SUMMARY

Leading professionals from around the globe gathered to meet, network and share expertise at Europe’s leading industry event at the Paris Expo – Porte des Versailles in Paris, October 29-31.

Game Connection Europe can look back on their biggest year to date. In its 14th year, the European B2B conference for the video game industry attracted more visitors than ever before. Over 2700 people made their way to Paris, representing a record 1100 companies. On a total conference space of 6201m², attendees participated in more than 100 sessions, panels, and Master Classes and visited close to 300 exhibitors. 48 countries were represented with over 60% coming from outside of France, specifically from the countries who hosted delegations on-site: Brazil, UK, Ontario/Canada, Spain, Italy, Taiwan, and the Nordic Region.

Pierre Carde, Founder of Game Connection, shared his satisfaction for having exceeded expectations: "We are proud to announce that Game Connection Europe 2014 was our biggest year yet. Due in part to our partnership with Game Paris and Paris Games Week, we have more than exceeded our goals for the 2014 edition of the event. With over 2700 attendees from 1100 companies representing 48 countries worldwide, this year's edition can officially be named an unequivocal success."