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G3 Futures Keeps Gaming Industry Strong in Guildford

The Guide 2 Surrey 11/07/2017 Staff Writer Images: University of Surrey Funding for start-up games companies in Surrey, the launch of a Guildford Games Academy and a Guildford-based Games Festival were amongst the many topics discussed by speakers and panellists at the third annual G3 Futures event, aimed at maintaining the strength of the Guildford-based games hub...  The event on Thursday 5 July, organised by the Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing (CVSSP) at the University of Surrey, UKIE (UK Interactive Entertainment trade body) and South East technology law specialist Charles Russell Speechlys, brought together over 100 games developers and industry specialists from Guildford and the South East.   Amongst the participants were Peter Molyneux, Founder and CEO of 22 Cans who is often referred to as ‘the Godfather of Gaming’; Simon Harris, Executive Producer at Supermassive and Steve Watt from nDreams.   A key focus at this year’s event was VR – with panellists and key note speaker, Simon Reveley from Figment Productions discussing the latest...

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