Sony backing "Develop Conference" in UK
The event titled, "Develop in
Sony's partnership in the event involves everything associated with the conference. According to Tandem, the console giant is also expected to have a huge space at the show floor. Representatives from across the development community in
The full list of advisory members is as follows(in no particular order). The list is expected to increase.
- Peter Molyneux (Lionhead)
- Tameen Antonaides (Ninja Theory)
- Paulina Bozek (SCEE)
- Jamie McDonald (SCEE)
- Colin Anderson (Denki)
- Owain Bennallack
- Tancred Dyke Wells (Kuju Entertainment)
- Andrew Eades (Relentless)
- Caspar Field (SCi)
- Mike Gamble
- Miles Jacobson (Sports Interactive)
- Chris Keegan (Climax)
- David Lau-Kee (EA)
- William Latham (Indie)
- Kevin Malakoff (
- Susan Marshall
- Jonathan Smith (Travellers Tales)
- Algy Williams (
According to Tandem's managing director Andy Lane, "Sony's endorsement is a clear example of how the conference makes sense to the development community and a reflection of the positive response we've been receiving." He added that Sony's involvement in the conference gives it a "real momentum".
As our readers can see, some big industry names are present on the advisory panel. A name like Peter Molyneux shouldn't be foreign to anyone. And Tameem Antonaides is the lead developer working on Heavenly Sword, a next-generation title for Sony PlayStation 3.
If you're a developer or a student and want to register for the event in advance, go to www.developconference.com for details. We'll share more when it appears.