GDC Attracts Record 18,000 Attendees

Posted Fri, Feb 29, 2008 by Aelryn

It was packed from wall to wall with our people-- the geeks.

This year's GDC attracted a record 18,000 attendees, according to a report from GamesIndustry.biz.

The CMP Game Group, organisers of the Game Developers Conference, have announced that more than 18,000 game industry professionals attended the conference last week in San Francisco.

The five day event featured over 400 sessions and an expo and career pavilion with more than 300 exhibitors and sponsors.

"Every year, the GDC's goal is to deliver tailored learning and networking opportunities for the diverse groups of people who make games," said executive director Jamil Moledina.

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