Unity 3D Skills Development Workshop - MONTREAL
Monday, November 16, 2009 from 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM (EST)
Montreal, Quebec | November 16, 2009
All Tickets: $40
The Unity Users Group (UUG) is a not-for-profit community-building resource to inform and connect Unity 3D developers -- and aspiring developers -- worldwide. Located online at www.UnityUsersGroup.com, the UUG delivers on its promise through real-world networking events, keynote presentations, Q&A opportunities with Unity founders and practical skills workshops.
For the best experience from this workshop please bring a laptop with a copy of unity installed.
12:30pm - 1:00pm Registration and refreshments
1:00pm - 3:30pm Unity Skills Workshop
3:30pm - 4:00pm Workshop Q&A
David Helgason, Unity Technologies CEO and co-founder: David Helgason has served as CEP of the game technology company Unity Technologies sicne co-founding it in 2003. An entrepreneur, visionary and ex-programmer, David's job is to lead the Unity team to stardom while making sure that each step is taken with love and care. Previously, David founded and participated in several start-ups in fileds such as news and community integration, music distribution and consulting. He currently serves on the boards of several game and technology start-ups as well.
initial focus is on establishing and maintaining regional chapters in the key
game development cities of San Francisco, Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto, with
plans to branch out to other top locales soon thereafter.
To kick off the Montreal chapter, UUG is hosting a premiere Unity Skills
Development Workshop to support current and aspiring developers in
honing their skills with help from Unity experts.
The entire initiative will be framed within a "web-ready" context, exploring how tools like Unity are enabling developers to create, market and monetize console-like browser content for a growing audience of online and mobile gamers.
DON'T FORGET -- the Unity Skills Development Workshop is followed by a Unity Users Group Networking Event the evening of Monday, Nov. 16 with Unity Technologies' CEO and co-founder David Helgason.
Admission for the networking event is $10. This includes a free drink, eats and a chance to win a Unity License valued at $1,500!
When & Where
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