Unity Developer Day: New York City 2017
09:30 - 17:00 September 9, 2017 in New York, United States
Join us for Unity Developer Day: New York City this September 9th!
Unity Developer Day is a mini-conference series dedicated to supporting local developers through the exchange of stories and skills that promote the creation of successful Unity games and interactive media.
Our New York City edition brings together local game creators and Unity staff to share their expertise through a full-day conference track and a #MadeWithUnity showcase.
Unity Evangelists will give talks focused on how local NYC devs can get the most out of their work with Unity and its services. Local speakers will share experiences and insights gained throughout the creation of their Unity games - be it through programming, design, art, audio, business, and more.
We're thrilled to welcome Kevin Harper of ustwo and Angry Array as the Keynote Speaker for Unity Developer Day: New York City 2017!
Kevin (@AngryArray) will be sharing the story of Successful Failures and wisdom from his experience as a VR / Unity Developer on the emerging technology team at ustwo + his work on Angry Array's Paulo's Wing.Kevin Harper started his career as a VFX artist working on music videos and TV commercials while spending his free time on game development. He loves exploring new technology to enhance the experience of playing.
Learn about new developer tools, game design, animation, content creation, virtual / augmented / mixed reality, & more from experts at Unity, Microsoft, Google, & Dots!
9:30 AM | Doors & Ask the Experts Registration Open
10 - 11 AM | Intro & Keynote: Successful Failures - Unity & Kevin Harper
11 - 11:30 AM | Coffee Break
11:30 AM - 12 PM | Designing for Long-Running Games: Inside Two Dots - Sandra Honigman
12:10 - 12:50 PM | Blocks: Made with Unity in Mind - Brit Mennuti
1 - 2 PM | Lunch Break
2 - 2:20 PM | New Ways to Play with Particles in Unity 2017.1 - Mark Schoennagel
2:30 - 3:30 PM | A Deep Dive Into Mixed Reality - Microsoft
3:40 - 4:20 PM | Developing XR Experiences - Sarah Stumbo
4:30 - 4:50 PM | Creating Compelling Cutscenes For Games - Dan Miller
5:00 - 5:30 PM | Closing
Discover amazing Unity developers and partners at our #MadeWithUnity showcase! Whether you're looking for inspiring projects to spur your next idea, tools to help your game, or communities to be a part of - you'll find it here. Some of our friends in attendance include:
Updates on featured games coming soon!
Also, don't miss your change to speak with Unity experts at our Ask the Experts table - timeslots available for sign-up at registration on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Follow the event along on social media with #UnityDeveloperDay on Twitter & Facebook!
Interested in participating in the beta exam for Unity Professional Certification for Technical Artists - happening the day after Developer Day? Click here for more info & how to apply.
Don't miss the Unity Technologies - Women in Gaming workshop series happening right after Developer Day on Septemeber 10th!
Learn how to make a game from start to finish in Unity during this workshop that is open to all - learn more and register here (spots are limited): bit.ly/wigny17