DGC (Digital Games Conference) Dubai 2019

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Digital Games Conference in Dubai is the leading Conference & Exhibition for the Middle east and Africa region Games Industry. Its 3rd edition will be taking place on the 5th & 6th of March 2019 in Dubai, UAE.

In 2018, DGC Games welcomed 500+ companies from more than 35 countries, in addition to the presence to 60 renowned speakers.

DGC is both industry and community oriented, bringing together developers and publishers, as well as companies servicing the games industry. It is the best platform for International Games Companies to access and tap into the great potential of the region and its 300+ Million Gamers.

For more details and to register, please visit https://dgcgames.com/
(use the Promo Code "DGC2019" to get a 15% discount).

Developer advocates will be given 2 workshops as per the description below:
Day 1 - March 5, 2019 (11am-12pm)
Build a Battle Game using AR and AI - by Chandni Vaya
A developer can easily use Unity, IBM Watson Unity SDK and Vuforia to implement a battle game.

Day 2 - March 6, 2019 (11am-12pm)
AI Treasure Hunt Game - by Abeer Haroon
A developer can create an Android treasure hunt game that integrates AI services using the IBM Watson Android SDK.

Prerequisites for the workshops:
- Bring a laptop so that you may follow along with the code lab.
- Please sign up for IBM Cloud before the event using this link (http://ibm.biz/dgcsession).

You can the bio of the speaker below:
- Chandni Vaya (https://www.linkedin.com/in/chandni-vaya-519a05137/) is a part of the Developer Experience team at IBM. She is also a final year student in University of Wollongong in Dubai and majoring in cyber security. At IBM she is focusing on data science and AI. She wants to use Artificial Intelligence to solve problems and create something fun.

- Abeer Haroon (https://www.linkedin.com/in/abeer-haroon-757b71166/) is a software developer and part of the IBM Developer Experience team. She recently graduated from the University of Wollongong in Dubai with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering. She has experience in software and hardware development and integration. Abeer is passionate about AI, IoT, and Data science.

See you then.