We open the floor with a word from Alderman Vos, Mayoral Commitee Member for Ecnonomic Growth.
Then we'll kick things off with a word from AGW Co-Founder, Nick Hall and MC, Hugo Obi!
Make Games Africa
Get involved in this Epic Workshop and learn all the ins-and-outs of the Fortnite Editor for Unreal Engine
Break for lunch and return at 12:45 PM to continue.
SpielFabrique & Bright Gambit's Game Elevate at AGW | Powered by Xsolla
Join the combined Masterclass and Interactive Session hosted by Tim Brown from Bright Gambit and Odile Limpach from SpielFabrique.
Funding Opportunities for African Game Developers
Explore funding avenues with African gaming experts, fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in the continent's gaming scene. Learn from industry leaders shaping the future of African game development.
Creating & Sustaining a Successful Gaming Brand
Get insights from the Co-Founder of Thunderful Group, Brjánn Sigurgeirson.
Every Job is a Climate Job
African gaming experts and industry changemakers discuss climate-conscious practices in gaming and the broader industry. Explore how every role can drive sustainability and growth in Africa's gaming industry.
Prototyping as Part of the Production Process
Discover the strategies and insights that drive innovation and efficiency, making prototypes an integral part of shaping Africa's gaming industry.
Your Business as a Studio: What CEOs Should Know
Gain vital learnings from the game industry's premier strategy consulting and acquisition advisory firm, Strategic Alternatives.
Exit, Stage Left: A Love Story
Hosted by Pieter Koornhof, CEO of 24 Bit Games.
Games for Change Africa
Join the Games For Change Africa team as they take you through talks, panels, workshops and interactive sessions. The theme for the day is ‘From Awareness to Action’, and will be hosted by Susanna Pollack, president of G4C Global, alongside the G4C and AGW team.
Opening the floor with this year's the theme: From Awareness to Action.
The official launch of G4C Africa Festival kicks off with the Diverse Voices, New Stories Challenge!
Rapid-Fire Interview: Africa Game Industry Myths Debunked
Dive deep into the African gaming industry, dispelling common myths and bringing to light the immense potential and growth within the region.
Discover the global evolution of games, VR and AR across education, health, civic engagement, sustainability and beyond.
- Gamers Go Green: Understanding Player Values & Acquisitions
- Business Success through Sustainability
- Interactivity for Good: How VR Simulators Can Help African Farmers Feed the World
- Unlocking the World of School Esports
- Gamifying For Impact: Data-Driven Solutions
Game Design Sprint
Enhance your game design skills and showcase African creativity! Join our Game Design Sprint with experts and gear up for a life-changing opportunity from G4C Global. Registration required.
Play to Meet
Learn what Playing for the Planet means in the gaming industry by connecting with community members and like-minded organisations from around the globe in this unique, interactive networking opportunity.
Game Changers Gathering
Imagine an Africa where games address crucial challenges. Join industry leaders to shape our vibrant future. Craft a strategic action plan together.
Pitch to Change
Watch as young African creatives pitch their game concepts and receive immediate insights from industry veterans.
Empowering Change, Creating Futures.
On the final morning of AGW2023 we'll receive a warm welcome from AGW Co-Founders Nick Hall and Rex Bowden along with MC, Hugo Obi
Xbox Discovery Day
Remove the mystery of game development as you're guided by the ID@Xbox Initiative, the minds who created the Developer Accelerator Program.
Learn skills required to level up your gaming career and get an exclusive sneak peek into how Xbox can assist you with releasing your game into the world!
Pro Helvetia: She Got Game
The importance of an entrepreneurial mindset and business support for female game developers.
IGDA : Unlocking the Potential of Incubators in Africa
Learn how alliance of gaming ecosystem builders can support game development in Africa
Supercell: How Company Culture Supports the Game Dev Process
Learn how company culture supports the game development process in this Interactive Session by Supercell.
IFAS: How Can the Corporate World & the Creators Support Each Other Within Video Games & Esports
Gain insights from industry professionals on building a network that is right for you and your product.
Epic Games Bootcamp
Get involved in this Epic Workshop and learn all the ins-and-outs of the Fortnite Editor for Unreal Engine.
Empowering Education through Esports & Casual Gaming
Unleashing the Future of Learning in Schools! Join our panelists with experience ranging from gamifying learning to bridging esports and education, the future of gaming and students is undoubtedly linked.
During this workshop you'll learn about the most efficient User Acquisition strategies, understand how to develop User Retention with marketing campaigns and drive your game's Monetisation.
Levelling Up Legally: Charting the Path for Content Creators, Streamers & Esports Organisers
Assess the potential of the African gaming industries future and how it relates to the young gamers in Africa.