03 February 2022 CONFERENCE



Programming available for free

Did you miss our conferences or would you like to listen to your favorite speakers again? We have good news for you, they are now available on our YouTube channel!


Conferences on a variety of topics!

Fill up on new ideas by learning from passionate leaders from the local and international video game industry. During our conferences, our guests explored different themes touching the fields of business, storytelling, design, production, technology, leadership, and art.


Unforgettable guests

Let yourself be inspired by the panels of our VIP speakers. With impressive backgrounds, these industry legends will ignite and motivate you to embark on your dream project.

Join Eros Resmini, co-founder of Discord. In this discussion, Resmini discusses his efforts to evolve businesses and his reflections on future opportunities for the gaming industry.

Watch Arcade Berg and Tor Frick‘s post-mortem discussion of their action game The Ascent. Both veterans of the AAA industry have contributed to some of the world’s biggest action franchises, such as Bulletstorm, Gears of War, Far Cry, Doom, and Wolfenstein.

You are invited to sit down with legendary game designer Charles Cecil. This presentation illustrates Cecil’s career, the challenges of working on adventure games, and what the future holds for the genre.

For all you music lovers out there, we invite you to join the talented musicians and songwriters Darren Korb, Josef Falkensköld, and Sheenah Ko. The latter invites you to explore with them their process for creating music for video games.

Watch them here👇


Impactful discussions on burning topics

The 2021 programming featured fascinating current topics related to various fields of the industry. Our conferences will provide you with new perspectives on many themes such as:

  • →The rise of the AAA mobile experiences.
  • →The theme of utopia and its place in the construction of imaginary worlds in video games.
  • →The importance of marketing in the development of a game.
  • →The inclusion of player feedback in the development principles of a game to reconcile the UX experience and player expectations.
  • →The transmedia approach and its main lessons.
  • →How high-fidelity haptics are redefining entertainment experiences.
  • →The dark arts of public relations in modern games.
  • →How to properly build your project’s funding application.
  • →The creation of cross-platform and multiplayer games.
  • →How to design live streaming and viewer engagement.

And more!

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Learn about the higher education programs offered

The Education Zone presented by SYNTHÈSE brought together speakers from some of the best academic programs in digital creation in the province. You will find conferences hosted by speakers from the following higher education institutions: Institut Grasset, Cégep de Matane, Campus ADN, UQAM, UQAT, and School NAD-UQAC.

During these presentations, our panelists took the opportunity to present their different programs, their admission requirements and process, the various career opportunities, the graduate programs offered, and much more. Whether you are a future student looking for a graduate program, a parent wanting to have a better understanding of the different career opportunities available to better support your child in their decision, or a professional looking to develop their skills, we are sure you will find the answers to all your questions!

Watch them here👇

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