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Friday, October 11 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
5 Things I wish I would've known before entering my Industry: Careers in Games, Film and Television

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This panel is not intended as „humorous self help group“, like these discussions have been held on tech conferences for years - but to give actionable advice to newcomers and seniors in the field of working in games, film, tech and media.

Hosted by Tim Rittmann

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Marlene Bucka

Head Instructor Game Art & 3D Animation, SAE Institute Zurich
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Manny Hachey

Chief Operation Officer, THREAKS, Super Crowd
Professional business and product manager of eight years in the games and tech industry. Thrives in high pace and high stake environments with passionate teams looking to reach the next level, with creativity and dedication. Has initiated, negotiated, and helped deliver dozens of... Read More →
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Sarah Longthorne

Narrative Designer & Games Writer, Sumo Digital
Sarah Longthorne is a AAA narrative designer and games writer currently working at Sumo Digital in Nottingham, UK. Her previous credits include Block N Load and the Love Island mobile game, among other titles. She was previously a finalist for MCV's Women In Games Rising Star of the... Read More →
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Dagmar Niehage

Producer & Owner, dagstar*film
Dagmar Niehage entered the movie industry at the COLOGNE GEMINI Group holding positions as producer, production manager, postproduction supervisor for national as well as international film productions from 1998-2005. 2006 she started her own production company dagstar*film, which... Read More →
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Tim Rittmann

Head of Program, Booster Space
Tim is Head of Program at Booster Space, Berlin. Program Director of gamescom congress, VR NOW Con & Awards and QUO VADIS. Proud to be part of the most exciting and most creative city in the world. We're so great, we don't even need local patriotism. Worked as a journalist for print... Read More →

Friday October 11, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm CEST
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