1UP Conference & Expo, February shindig in Kortrijk, Belgium

1UP conference is the go-to event for gaming enthusiasts. Whether you like playing games or you are in the business of gaming, this conference is for you. Get inspired, connect with fellow game enthusiasts and check out the latest and greatest in the videogame landscape.

What: Two days filled to the brim with all things gaming. A conference, an exhibit and the Belgian Game Awards.

Where: Hall 1 Kortrijk XPO, Doorniksesteenweg 216, 8500 Kortrijk, Belgium
When: 15th – the conference starting with an 8am breakfast & first speaker at 9am and the expo opening doors at 12pm – 9pm & 16th 10am – 7pm February 2019

15-16 February – 1UP Game Conference!

1UP Conference is the meeting place for all people in the gaming business. If you’re a game developer, publisher, student or investor, this fully packed program is for you! Be ready for:

An extra-ordinary line-up of international speakers. Following names already confirmed:

  • Anya Combs (Kickstarter)
  • Rami Ismail (Vlambeer)
  • Kate Edwards (Geogrify)
  • Robbert-Jan Brems (Unity)
  • Chanel Summers (VR studios)
  • Dave Voyles (Microsoft)
  • James Deighan (Mega Cat Studios)
  • Rik Leenknegt (Howest DAE)

More names to be announced soon!

Mentor sessions where you can get useful feedback from or ask questions to:

  • Kate Edwards (Geogrify)
  • Steven Leunens (4 entertainment)
  • James Deighan (Mega Cat Studios)
  • Chanel summers (VR studios)
  • Youri Loudts (VAF)
  • Katleen Evers (4EverGamers)
  • Belgian comedian William Boeva as host of the day
  • Networking with fellow game enthusiasts

Belgian comedian William Boeva will be acting as host of the day and right after the conference, 1UP are hosting the Belgian Game Awards 2019, ending the night with an epic party!

This is THE event for the best of the best to showcase their achievements. With this award ceremony we want to raise awareness of the Belgian Games Industry. The top developers and studios from around the country will gather to celebrate their successes together as one! Be the first to discover the winners! Belgian comedian William Boeva as host of the award show.

The Belgian Game Awards 2019 ceremony where we put the top Belgian game talent in the spotlight.

Networking with fellow game enthusiasts
Get your groove on during the 1UP branded afterparty!

Where: XXL, Kortrijk XPO
When:Doors: 19.30h
Start: 20h

Website: https://1up-conference.com/