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5th International Independent Videogames Festival in Berlin, April 20 to 22, 2016 – plus extra Family Day.

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Thursday, April 21 • 15:00 - 16:00
Rise of the Game Collectives – panel with Félix Roman (Klondike), Lena Mech (Copenhagen Game Collective), Malath Abbas (Dundee Game Collective), Riad Djemili (Saftladen), Runa Haukland (Hamar Game Collective)

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Game collectives come in all shapes and sizes: let's get to know fiive of them and discover some of the advantages and challenges in working together as a group.

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Lena Mech

Lena Mech is a game designer and a member of Copenhagen Game Collective. In her practice she focuses on play in public spaces. She creates interactive experiences that foster meeting points and propose a poetic alternative to the anonymity of contemporary cities. Lena has created playful experiences for many art and cultural institutions and her personal work was presented at various festivals around Europe, such as Playpublik, Playful Arts... Read More →
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Malath Abbas

Malath Abbas is an independent game designer, artist and producer working on experimental and meaningful games. Since co-founding the award winning studio Quartic Llama, Malath is establishing Scotland's first game collective and co-working space in order to support a community of independent game makers. The collective aims develop innovative games and to collaborate with a range of partners on exciting projects. Malath is currently developing... Read More →
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Riad Djemili

Riad Djemili is the co-founder of Berlin indie game company Maschinen-Mensch. Their debut title The Curious Expedition, a fantastical expedition simulation game set in the 19th century, was released in 2015 on Steam Early Access and won the German Developer award for “Best Indie Game 2015”. Riad started working in the game industry in 2005 and worked for seven years at Berlin game company YAGER, where he among other titles worked... Read More →
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Runa Haukland

Runa is the captain of Hamar Game Collective, a group of game developers in the small city of Hamar in Norway. She studied virtual arts and design when she stumbled upon a great gang of developers who needed someone to manage their collective, and so it was that she ended up as a project manager, event planner and application writing ninja. She's responsible for events such as Splash, the first ever game jam on a cruise ship, the biggest Global... Read More →

Thursday April 21, 2016 15:00 - 16:00
Ambulatorium Revaler Str. 99, 10245 Berlin

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