Global Game Jam Hong Kong 2018

PolyU Design is partnering with Cyberport in hosting Global Game Jam Hong Kong 2018 from 26 January to 28 January, joining hundreds of regional locations around the globe in designing games on an official theme in 48 hours.

The Global Game Jam is an annual event, organised by the Global Game Jam, Inc., an international non-profit corporation based in California, of game making where collaboration, experimentation and innovation are its mission. This year’s global theme will be announced on the evening of 26 January HKT. Around 50 students from SD will join this international challenge. 

>>Please register at this link to participate and find more information<<

SPONSORS

The following companies and organizations proudly sponsor Hong Kong Global Game Jam

Main Organizers:
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design (MScMET)
Cyberport

Educational Partners:
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Department of  Computing
City University of Hong Kong, School of Creative Media
The University  of Hong Kong, Department of Computer Science
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CLST (Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies)
SCAD
Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education
Hong Kong University of Science and Technologies
Hong Kong Baptist University 

Supporting Organizations:
Dim Sum Labs
Chinese DiGRA
Game Dev Happy Hour HK
Hong  Kong Digital Game  Based Learning Association
Hong Kong Maker Club
Hong Kong Game Development Association 

Sponsoring Partners:
Unity
Outblaze
LKF Labs
Visionaries 777
Shadow Factory
Capstone
RETRO.HK 

Official Animation Partner:
Go Animate

Official Digital Partner:
HK01 GEME

Media Contact:

Dr Hanna Wirman, Research Assistant Professor
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design
hanna.wirman@polyu.edu.hk
(+852) 3400 3430

 

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