the GGDA will be meeting at B&B at 8pm. Who are the GGDA? You might know them better as the group that puts on Seige-con. Are you part of the video game industry? Do you want to be? Either way come on down and network with these good people! Still want to know more? check out their website at www.ggda.org. Click the event title for more info.
from their “about us” section of their website:
GGDA is a non-profit trade association of businesses and professionals of the video and electronic game manufacturing industry of Georgia. GGDA is committed to the growth and development of this industry and the success of its members as they compete internationally.
To elevate the video and electronic game manufacturing industry of Georgia to a position of international recognition as a leading contributor of industry growth and maturity.
To promote the growth and success of game manufacturers in Georgia by providing oversight and guidance of government and academic involvement, identification and availability of resources, creation and application of best practices and certifications.
1. Establish and maintain a membership base representing at least 80% of all game manufacturing and associated activities in Georgia.
2. Represent the concerns of the industry on all issues that appear before Georgia lawmakers.
3. Foster collaboration between academic and corporate entities to develop well-prepared members of the industry.
4. Serve as a publisher and central repository of vital information and guidance for members of the industry.
5. Promote awareness of the industry outside the State of Georgia to attract continued economic growth and development.