Games Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP) is Australia’s premier professional development and networking event for the game development industry, focused on up-skilling and connecting the Australian sector via education, knowledge sharing and the provision of extended personal and business networks. GCAP caters to a range of disciplines and has grown and attracted an engaged audience and esteemed speakers from around the world.

The Focus For GCAP 2022 Is Ambition.

Australian game developers have found their voice in the world and that voice is ambitious. GCAP 2022 will challenge attendees to chase their ambitions and create world class products, experiences, studios, and businesses for an ever-expanding global games audience. GCAP 2022 will provide avenues for personal and professional ambitions to be realised and success to be achieved.

GCAP 2022 will run from Monday the 3rd of October, to Wednesday the 5th of October 2022.
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Tuesday, October 4 • 10:00am - 10:50am
What can game developers do to help save the planet?

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In this session, Dr Benjamin Abraham, author of the first book to examine the games industry's carbon footprint and other sustainability concerns, will outline the challenges facing the industry in getting to net zero. He will outline the current state of the industry, who the major players are and their goals, current best practice around reporting and offsetting, and how individual studios and developers can best align themselves with the climate science.

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Ben Abraham

Dr Benjamin Abraham has been involved in the digital games industry since founding the games blogosphere aggregator site ‘Critical Distance’ in 2009, and his games writing has been discussed by industry leaders like Clint Hocking, Antony Burch, Manveer Heir, and others. For the... Read More →

Tuesday October 4, 2022 10:00am - 10:50am AEDT
Room 103 1 Convention Centre Place South Wharf, Victoria 3006