20-23 Sept 2018
The NEC,

Portfolio Reviews 2018

Taking place within the GamesIndustry.biz Career Fair the Portfolio Reviews service offers visitors the opportunity to get invaluable careers advice on a one-to-one basis with highly experienced game industry professionals. Attendees are advised to bring along their portfolios to get feedback on the best ways to present their work to prospective employers.

Portfolio Reviews schedule

The following schedule will be updated regularly as more sessions are confirmed.

Thursday 20th September

11am-1pm: Toby Rutter (Senior Technical Artist, Super Spline Studios).

1pm-3pm: Richard Whitelock (Freelance Game Artist, Distant Lantern), Chris Wilson (Design Director, Cardboard Sword).

3pm-5pm: Tom Whaley (Senior Technical Designer, Flix Interactive), Katrine Loraas (3D Artist, Flix Interactive).

Friday 21st September

11am-1pm: Sam Santala (Senior Concept Artist, Rare), Stevie Cole (Senior Character Artist, Rare).

1pm-3pm: Jonathon Wilson (Lead Designer / Producer, Pocket Money Games), Adam Boyne (Director / Programmer, BetaJester Ltd).

3pm-5pm: JD Kelly (Voice Actor, JD Kelly), Carl-Lewis Saunders (Environment Artist, IO Interactive).

5pm-7pm: Jon Kelliher (Composer & Audio Designer, Supergonk).

Saturday 22nd September

11am-1pm: Sally Blake (Senior Producer, Hammerhead), Amanda Blatch (Senior Artist, DR Studios).

1pm-3pm: John Griffiths (Senior Environment Artist, Evidential), Zi Peters (Level Designer, Sumo Digital).

3pm-5pm: Lizi Attwood (Technical Director, Furious Bee), Ross Mansfield (Creative Director, Furious Bee)

5pm-7pm: Alejandro Arque Gallardo (Game Designer, Square Enix. Please note Alejandro will be present between 5pm and 6.30pm), Bex Edmondson (Engineer, Hutch).

Sunday 23rd September

11am-1pm: Terry Baldock (Senior 3D Artist, ShortRound Games), James Blackham (Designer, Square Enix).

1pm-3pm: Ian Faichnie (Art Director, Rogue Sun Games), Anisa Sanusi (UI/UX Designer, Hutch Games).

3pm-5pm: Reece Banbury (Junior Game Developer, Bossa Studios), Jack Tondeur (Animator, Cloud Imperium Games).

Updated 13th September 2018