2nd Annual UK Escape Room Industry Conference (ERIC 2018)
We are pleased to announce the return of ERIC for 2018!
The conference itself will take place on Monday 1st October at the Coin Street Conference Centre, 108 Stamford Street near Waterloo station, in Central London, specifics as follows:
Sunday 30th September
Pre-conference social event
Perfect for meeting, greeting and networking
Monday 1st October
10am - 6pm
Talks, panels, Q&As, workshops, mini-games, exhibitors.
6pm - late
Socialising, networking, post-conference discussions
Full venue, travel and accommodation information can be found on the website at ericuk.org/venue
Following last years format there will be two streams of speakers running concurrently, as well as Q&As and panels with industry leaders.
This year we will also be offering a few hands-on workshops and tutorials covering subjects such as basic tech and aesthetics and set-dressing techniques. These will have a limited audience and you will need to sign-up prior to the event; details on how to do so will be released in the near future.
We will have an exclusive breakout space which will feature mini-games, puzzles and select industry exhibitors as well as space to chat with other attendees.
This year we're pleased to announce that a finger buffet lunch and snacks will be included in the cost of the ticket.
Speakers and topics:
We are thrilled to be hosting an impressive line-up of speakers from across the UK and Europe, please see ericuk.org/speakers for detailed information. Topics include:
Changings: refining your games and remaining competitive
Socially conscious gaming
Sherlock: The Game is Now
Collaborating with clients IP in other worlds
Interactive theatre and escape room hydridisation
Optimising offerings for a corporate market
Empowering your Games Masters
Narrative-led game design
The future of the industry
Working and creating with external institutions
Game structure and flow
How to be inspired: variety in puzzle design
Unique ideas for player interaction
Please check the website for full details of speakers, panellists, exhibitors and workshops.
Please note: All tickets are Non-refundable.
NB: We do not make a profit from this event and tickets are priced to cover costs only, these include all conference space and room hire (central London location), food, AV equipment, printing and resources. To keep tickets at roughly a quarter of the price of other such conferences the organisers are volunteers who receive no recompense.
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre
108 Stamford Street
London SE1 9NH
|Minimum Age: 18|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|