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Success of First Meetup leads to additional appointments at BAME in Games

After the success of the first BAME in Games Meetup on 27 February, BAME is Games is pleased to announce the following appointments. Chella Ramanan of Game Industry News and Sitara Shefta, Senior Producer at Dream Reality Interactive are both promoted to Vice Chairs of the organisation and Jade Leamchaskul is confirmed as Community and […]

Join the Network calling for more diversity in the games and wider entertainment industry.

Join the professional network for diversity advocates in mobile, online and console gaming, VR, AR, eSports, VFX, animation and wider entertainment industry. If you work or want to work in the entertainment sector and you are a member of LinkedIn, you can now get together with others who share the same interests. Don’t miss out […]

BAME In Games launch new committee, Meetup Group and Slack Channel for members

An open meeting of the BAME in Games group in London lead to the appointment of a new Committee to manage the initiatives of the organisation. In addition to Kish Hirani as Chair and Adam Campbell and Tanya Laird as Vice Chairs are added Albert Marshall, Rochelle Falconer, Jade Leamchaskul, Alon Or-Bach, David Smith, Lynne […]

£23.7m proposed for games industry. But Creative Industries are too “white and middle class.”

An independent review, led by the current Chair of ITV Sir Peter Bazalgette, outlining key recommendations for how the Creative Industries can underpin the UK’s future economic growth was launched in London on Friday 22nd September at the Royal Institute of British Architects. Listening were 2 Secretaries of State, Greg Clark, Secretary of State for […]

BAME in Games network launched to attract more diverse talent to the games industry

The UK games industry today launches an advocacy group to encourage more diverse talent to work in the games and wider entertainment industry. The group will manage a professional network to encourage discussion and collaboration on diversity and make available speakers for conferences and events. The network is free to join and open to everyone […]

Creative Skillsets Employment Census 2015 for games and other Creative Media sectors now published

This article was first published by Women in Games WIGJ on 23 April 2016.

Did you complete Creative Skillset Employment Census for games and all other Creative Media sectors launched in September of last year ? 657 employers or organisations did.

We know this as the results have now been published on the Creative Skillset […]