Video games have been a huge go to when it comes to needing something to blame – even if there’s no facts to support it. At one point, it was books then movies/TV then comics then rock and roll… it was only a matter of time until video games got their turn.
In addition, we […]
This past March my 3-year term on the global IGDA Board of Directors came to an end. I knew it was coming. I did my best to prepare for it. However, it was still a big part of my life for three years.
I took my seat on the board with a strong […]
The IGDA Perspectives has published its farewell issue and having been involved off and on with the newsletter for years it was sad for me to see it go. However, with its run coming to a close it also inspired me to write the below letter which, since it was not able to fit […]
This past March thousands of game developers gathered in San Francisco, California to attend Game Developer’s Conference. As per usual, there were lots of networking events, educational lectures, and parties.
I was brought in at the last minute to help the IGDA execute the org’s activities at the event and […]
Today I sent in my formal nomination to become a Board of Directors candidate for the IGDA. Sure it was the last day to turn it in, but GGJ was also this weekend and as Executive Director Gordon Bellamy used to say:
“Don’t Break The Jam!”
I would like […]
So as I’ve explained, in short, before on this blog I spent a year on staff for the IGDA as a contractor filling their Operations Manager role. And although there was no formal written policy, because we were becoming the first real staff, I worked with Brian Robbins to […]
So I started posting TOWs for Chicago and it was working, I also then offered up sharing the TOW Topic spreadsheet to the chapter admins along with examples of my TOWs. Dan Maas then started taking those TOWs and posting them in the IGDA OC Facebook group. Since IGDA […]
So many many moons ago the IGDA’s Production SIG started what they called Topic of the Week (TOW) discussions on their mailing list. Although TOWs have come and gone and come and gone on the list it was something I always felt created a lot of great activity on the list. […]
This is a series of posts from my road trip in 2011 where I traveled around the US and […]
(Cross-posted from sherirubin.com.)
This is a series of posts from my road trip in 2011 where I traveled around the US and Canada giving talks, attending conferences, visiting IGDA chapters, networking, hanging out with friends, and dog sitting an adorable pug named Thomas!
I’m finally getting a chance to […]
- Sheri Rubin joined the IGDA in 1999 which inspired her to become the advocate and community builder for the global video game industry that she is today.