The Toronto Chapter of the International Game Developer's Association is looking for guest speakers for its October 1 event.
The topic: Running an independent game studio in Ontario: Business & Legal considerations.
- Raising startup capital, maintaining cashflow
- Tax credits, grants, government support programs
- Legal considerations
- Long term planning
- Recruitment strategies
- Marketing strategies
The format is generally 4-5 guest speakers/presenters, followed by an informal, open discussion. See the summary of August 2009's meeting for an example of this format in action.
Use the contact page here if you would like to be a guest speaker.
For more details about the IGDA Toronto chapter, see its webpage here: http://igda.org/toronto/