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The video game generation and the workplace

Important lessons all businesses can learn from the world’s largest entertainment industry.

Speaker(s)
Tim Ponting
Date
12:00pm — 2:00pm, 19 February 2020
Venue
Innov8HQ
Location
123 Vogel Street, Dunedin
Price members
$45.00 incl GST
Price non-members
$60.00 incl GST

Overview

The gaming industry has grown into a $120 billion per annum industry with approximately 2.5 billion active gamers worldwide. It is redefining the way we consume entertainment and shaping popular culture.

Join us for a presentation by Tim Ponting, director for the New Zealand Game Developers Association, who will offer insights into the people who play, make and embrace games and what lessons businesses can learn from the international gaming industry.

Tim Ponting

Tim Ponting is director for the New Zealand Game Developers Association, director of Spotted Kiwi Interactive, a Dunedin-based video game developer and publisher, and director of Renegade PR Ltd, a communications and business development agency.  His career spans three decades in music, media and gaming, from musician, journalist, magazine and web publisher to running EMEA communication for one of the world's largest videogame publishers, Activision. He is an active investor and mentor in the interactive entertainment industry of Aotearoa, and sits on the Working Group for the recently PGF-funded Dunedin CODE initiative.

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Regrettably, registration fees cannot be refunded when cancellations are received within two working days prior to any branch event.

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Contact

Philippa Murrell
Otago Southland Branch Manager

+64 3 955 5899
+64 27 772 2013
otago.branch@iod.org.nz

Our sponsors

The Otago Southland Branch acknowledges the generous support of

ASB
Anderson Lloyd
Deloitte
Marsh

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    Dunedin

    date
    19 Feb 2020
    Members — $45.00
    Non-members — $60.00
    Please ph 04 499 0076 to be placed on the waitlist

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