Hosted by the University of Huddersfield.

This year’s series of lectures and seminars from Game Audio North – a non-profit event that provides networking opportunities, talks, and workshops aimed at the gaming audio community – will be taking place in Huddersfield this Saturday.

The University of Huddersfield’s School of Computing and Engineering department will be hosting this year’s talks.

Speakers includeĀ PitStop Productions sound designer Harry Boam; experimental game audio artist Elly Johnson; Lucid Games sound designer Doug Waters; Deep Silver Dambuster Studios audio designer Matt Lightbound; audio editor and technical sound designer Kevin Doran; and composer Rich McCoull.

When and where?

Saturday, 11th May

Sparck Jones Building (ground floor Room SJG/11),
University of Huddersfield,
Firth Street,
Huddersfield,
HD1 3BZ

Full schedule:

9:30 | Arrival maybe tea/coffee (30 minutes) Refreshments
10:00 | Start, Introduction (10 minutes)
10:10 – 10:50 | 1st talk (40 minutes) Harry Boam
10:50 – 11:00 | Short break (10 minutes)
11:00 – 11:40 | 2nd talk (40 minutes) Doug Waters
11:40 – 11:50 | Short break (10 minutes)
11:50 – 12:30 | 3rd talk (40 minutes) Elly Johnson

12:30 – 13:30 | Lunch (1 hour)

13:30 – 14:15 | 4th talk (45 minutes) Matt Lightbound
14:15 – 14:30 | Short break (15 minutes)
14:30 – 15:15 | 5th talk (45 minutes) Kevin Doran
15:15 – 15:30 | Short break (15 minutes) Refreshments
15:30 – 16:15 | 6th talk (45 minutes) Rich McCoull
16:15 | Closing remarks and future Game Audio North events (5-10 minutes)
16:30 | GANtalks finishes – Huddersfield Audio Meetup drinks

There’s no charge to attend GANtalks although people are welcome to make a donation to go towards future events.

Details for GANtalks 2019 can be found on the event listing at Eventbrite.