Game Connection Europe, an acquisition-oriented game industry trade show, has announced four new featured events for this year's gathering, with a focus on building relationships between members of the industry, investors, game companies and more.
The first of the new events, called Game Connection Selected Projects, will allow twenty nominated companies to show their products to key representatives from the Game Connection network. The event is open to any original project as long as it has not been presented previously., applications are currently being accepted here
Also being offered is a gathering of national trade organizations called GameIndustrySupport.org
, which features the opportunity for international institutions to discuss industry development and the issues surrounding it.
An investment event called Game Connection Invest will also offer choice attendees a chance to present in front of key investors from around the world. Up to twenty candidates will be selected for these opportunities.
Lastly, Game Connection offers a new series of classes called Game Connection Master Classes
which will be held in Lyon, France, from November 15th through 18th, 2010. Taught by notable industry names, the classes will focus on business building skills.
In addition, Game Connection's traditional focus on a continuous business meeting format between experienced developers, service providers, notable publishers, and worldwide distribution partners will continue for this year's Lyon event, for which more information is available on its official website