17 - 20
October, 2019
ExCeL, London
Portfolio Reviews for 2019

Offering you the opportunity to get invaluable careers advice on a one-to-one basis with highly experienced game industry professionals.

Portfolio Reviews for 2019

There can’t be too many EGXers who haven’t pondered what it would be like to turn a passion and talent for gaming into a career. If that sounds like you, and you’re serious enough to have been working on your own portfolio, your trip to EGX 2019 could be the career launch pad you need.

What are Portfolio Reviews?

Taking place within the GamesIndustry.biz Career Fair area of EGX, the Portfolio Reviews service offers all guests the opportunity to access careers advice from highly experienced industry professionals.

Whether you’re interested in game design, concept development, graphics, marketing, events or distribution, there will be someone on hand to offer advice.

Bring your portfolio or work samples, in whatever format, to get invaluable one-to-one feedback, and top tips for the best way to present your work to prospective employers.

17.10.19

Thursday

11:00 - 13:00

Pavle Mihajlovic - Technical Director, Flavourworks

Hannah Flynn - Communications Director, Failbetter Games

13:00 - 15:00

Nele Steenput - Character Artist, Cooperative Innovations

Rob Kinder - Publishing Director, Payload Studios

15:00 - 17:00

Alexander McKinney-Raphelt - Studio Art Manager, Mediatonic Games

Eugenia Peruzzo - Character Artist, Freelance

18.10.19

Friday

11:00 - 13:00

Sarah Wellock - EMEA PR Manager, SEGA/ATLUS

Jonathon Wilson - Level Designer, Hangar 13

13:00 - 15:00

Lauren Aitken - Guide Writer, VG247

Sinead Oram - 3D Artist, Hutch

15:00 - 17:00

Kyra Atkinson - Senior Prop Artist, Hammerhead

James Tatum - Lead Programmer, Bulkhead Interactive

19.10.19

Saturday

11:00 - 13:00

Sally Blake - Senior Producer, Hammerhead

Shay Thompson - Presenter, producer and host, Freelance/ Glass House Games

13:00 - 15:00

Alice Bell - Deputy Editor, Rock Paper Shotgun

Nida Ahmad - UX Designer, Freelance

15:00 - 17:00

JD Kelly - Voice Actor, JD Kelly

Tom Phillips - News Editor, Eurogamer

20.10.19

Sunday

11:00 - 13:00

Ben Maltz-Jones - Senior Producer, Hammerhead

Caoimhe Roddy - Game Producer, Freelance

13:00 - 15:00

Vicki Thompson - Games Designer, Mediatonic Games

Giles Armstrong - Game Writer, Freelance

15:00 - 17:00

Chris Filip - Co-Founder, Game Anglia

Reece Banbury - Gameplay Programmer, Bossa Studios