Barcelona, new venue of Gamelab
After six editions in Asturias, Gamelab moves to Barcelona, cradle of vanguard and modernism. Barcelona opens its doors to Interactive Entertainment and Videogames Festival fron June 29th to July 1st.
The event will take place in the city center, the newly opened Cúpula de las Arenas, placed in Plaça Espanya. Gamelab is the reference event in Spanish industry, the official appointment for videogame pros and companies in Spain. A meeting point for business and exchange of ideas that in the last few years has also turned into the main communication platform between the industry and the general audiences, the media, public administration and academic institutions.
Gamelab is one of the mandatory appointments in the international event calendar in the industry, and it takes on the prominence and representation not only of the Spanish market but also of emerging Latin-American and Spanish-speaking markets.
Gamelab list of speakers has included the most important international professionals in the industry, such as Ian Livingston (who created Tomb Raider and Lara Croft), Bryan Neider (one of the highest executives at EA Games) and Richard Bartle (pioneer of Virtual Worlds). This year will be a specially international year, as we’ll count with some of the most well-known creators and influential businessmen of the game industry.