Gaming for Everyone: Events at GDC

GDC 2018 is—ACK! Next week!

*deep breath*

YEAH IT IS. We’re getting super stoked to attend another GDC, where we can chat with old friends and make new ones!

In addition to the #IDSweepstakes that we’ll run all week, there are a bunch of great events you should consider putting on your agenda. These events are all free to attend with registration, and they’re a great way to meet like-minded people and network it up!

Tuesday, March 20 


18th Annual Women in Gaming Rally

Women in Gaming has hosted events during GDC for a while now, but this year their event is being expanded into an all-day rally! Check out last week’s blog post about this event12 pm – 9 pm, Contemporary Jewish Museum

1st Annual Gaming and Disability Reception

Xbox is proud to host the 1st annual Gaming and Disability Reception during the 2018 Game Developer’s Conference. Join us to connect & network with other game creators, developers, writers, artists, and more who are striving to make gaming a more accessible medium. 7pm – 9pm, Contemporary Jewish Museum

Wednesday, March 21 

2nd Annual LGBTQ in Gaming

Xbox is returning with the 2nd annual LGBTQ in Gaming event. This is a casual get-together that brings together LGBTQIA+ gaming industry professionals. Come listen to fireside chats with industry veterans about topics that impact our community. 12 pm – 3 pm, 1111 Minna Gallery

13th Annual Blacks in Gaming Green Room

Xbox is once again hosting the 13th annual BiG Green Room during the Game Developer’s Conference in San Francisco. Enjoy private listening sessions with industry veterans as they share insights from their work on popular games and gaming technology. 4 pm – 7 pm, 1111 Minna Gallery

Thursday, March 22 


3rd Annual Celebrating Latinx in Gaming

Xbox celebrates diversity and recognizes the impact of the Latinx community in the gaming industry. Come share your story during the Game Developer’s Conference with other Latinx and Latin American professionals of the gaming industry in this fun-filled and enlightening event. 4 pm – 7 pm, 1111 Minna Gallery


If you’re attending GDC 2018, please stop by the Lobby Bar or tweet at us (@ID_Xbox) so we can wave hello furiously!

Suzanne Wallace
ID@Xbox Community Manager