2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Women in Gaming: Navigating Successful Careers

Friday, March 13
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Long Center
AT&T Education Room
701 W Riverside Dr

Game development has frequently been viewed as a guy thing. What’s the real life experience of women game developers? Our panel of industry vets will discuss why and how they got into game development. They’ll tell the stories of challenges and successes, talk about the different disciplines in gaming, and answer the question: Why be game developers?


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Alison Carrier

UI/UX Designer

Electronic Arts

Lorraine Zawada

Sr Environment Artist

Certain Affinity

Maitland Lederer at SXSW

Maitland Lederer

Gameplay Engineer

Arkane Studios

Maitland Lederer is currently a software engineer at Arkane studios with over a decade of software engineering experience. After graduating from MIT she spent her first few years outside gaming, bu...

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Susan Bollinger

Dir of Talent & Culture

Certain Affinity


Free and open to the public. ***Admission subject to venue capacity and age restrictions.
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