Academy Live

Get closer to the industry! Our GI.big Academy Live gives you a chance to go face to face with employers in the games industry, plus experience education exhibition areas careers talks and networking opportunities

Academy Live

Career advice from industry experts

Want to break into the gaming industry but need a little guidance? The Academy Live area gives you the tips and cheat codes you need to kick start your career.

Across the event, you will be able to meet likeminded people and have an extra pair of industry-professional eyes review your CV, application or portfolio at our popular Porfolio Sessions. What’s more, there will be talks from games industry experts who will be happy to answer all your questions and offer advice on your next career steps. You’ll also be able to speak to a whole host of awesome publishers who will be looking to recruit, so make sure you stop by, grab an application form and get your foot in the door of the video games world.

Check out the Careers Bar & Portfolio pages for more information. We’ll also be revealing more details of our Academy Live area on social media, so keep your eyes peeled!