IGDA-Austin Microtalks returning to Studio 6A

KLRUIGDA-Austin Microtalks is coming back to KLRU Studio 6A, the historic original home of the Austin City Limits music show on the University of Texas at Austin campus.

It’s the same format as before: Local experts with insight into video game development and the business thereof, seven (7) in number, given only 10 minutes apiece to make their case.

Speakers list:
Jon Jones (art outsource manager/producer, smArtist) – Presenting Yourself as an Artist for Hire
Denis Loubet (legendary artist of both Origin and Steve Jackson Games fame) –
How to Sink Your iPhone App Without a Ripple
Sara Jensen Schubert (design lead, Kingsisle) – Quick & Simple RPG Combat Design
Quoc Tran (engine programmer, GameSalad) – Common Features of Successful Startups
Fred Schmidt (CEO, Portalarium) – Opportunities to Build Austin’s Creative Industries
Damion Schubert (systems design lead, Bioware Austin) – Understanding Innovation
Carl Canga (financial advisor, Ameriprise Financial) – Hows and Whys of Saving Money