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NORTHERN EXPOSURE

WHAT IS NORTHERN EXPOSURE

A meeting of games industry minds on the banks of the Tyne.

Northern Exposure is a games conference held on the banks of the River Tyne, in Gateshead.

The event goes back to the roots of the region’s famous GameHorizon Conference by bringing together speakers from the North East games scene with guests from the wider games industry.

This one day event features talks from business owners, industry leaders, professionals and experts, to share stories of success and challenge. Hear expert tips and nuggets of knowledge to inspire your own business and games.

There are plenty of opportunities to network throughout the day, followed by a drinks party in the evening.

October 2018 Speakers

Topics include everything from running a business, publishing and marketing to art, technology and design

Sally Blake

Sally Blake

Hammerhead, Senior Producer

Stevie Ward

Stevie Ward

Caffeine, Community Developer and Streamer

Richie Southern

Richie Southern

Digital Union, Head

Emma Whitenstall

Emma Whitenstall

Generator, Head of Business Support

Natalie Griffith

Natalie Griffith

Identity Spark, CEO

Marc Williamson

Marc Williamson

Tag Games, CEO

Keeley Bunting

Keeley Bunting

Outplay, Senior Designer

Ron Ashtiani

Ron Ashtiani

Atomhawk, Founder

Bob Makin

Bob Makin

SockMonkey, Managing Director

Event Schedule

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Registration, Breakfast and Networking10:00 AMNorthern Design Centre
2Introduction and Welcome10:45 AMNorthern Design Centre
311:00 AMNorthern Design Centre
411:30AMNorthern Design Centre
512:00PMNorthern Design Centre
612:30PMNorthern Design Centre
72:00PMNorthern Design Centre
82:30PMNorthern Design Centre
9Comfort Break3:00PMNorthern Design Centre
103:30PMNorthern Design Centre
114:00PMNorthern Design Centre
12Close4:30PMNorthern Design Centre
13Drinks and Networking5:00PMTBC

Exhibitors

Thanks to our Event Partners who have supported this event.

Sponsors

The people who make this event possible

Travel Information

Venue

Northern Design Centre
Hawks Road, Gateshead
NE8 3DF