Careers Bar

Your essential source of advice on starting a career in the games industry. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from experienced industry professionals representing a variety of roles.

Careers Bar

Get closer to the job you want

You’re keen, talented and maybe even have a little industry experience under your belt. But what’s the next step? Our friendly exhibitors and recruiters at the Careers Bar are here to point you in the right direction and help get those wheels in motion.

Who’s it for?

If you’ve got the enthusiasm, we’ve got the time. If you’re serious about a career in gaming, don’t miss the opportunity to swing by the EGX Careers Bar and score some expert advice on how to master the video games world.

Taking place within the Academy Live area of EGX, the Careers Bar will be teeming with professionals who represent a diversity of roles from across the industry. These smiling faces are giving their time to support new talent in the industry they love, so prepare to be inspired. Drop by to talk CVs, courses, internships, work experience, freelancing, work life balance or just find out about the day to day reality of working in the industry. There are no stupid questions, so don’t be shy!

Before you head off

After your chat, why not hang around and explore the rest of the Academy Live area? The event is packed with industry professionals, publishers looking for new recruits, and fellow gamers starting out who could become invaluable to your future network!

Calling all industry professionals!

We want to hear from you! If you’re a games industry professional with experience that could help a newcomer, why not give back to this brilliant community by offering your time at the Careers Bar? Watch this space as we’ll have an application form coming shortly, so have a think and let us know.