IGDA Salt Lake City / Provo area chapter - Game and Geek Events Online

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Aug 2, 2020, 1:28:09 PM8/2/20
to Utah IGDA Members
This is your compiled list of events in the Salt Lake City / Provo area and beyond for August 2020. It contains a combination of business/learning, social, and family events, as well as official IGDA meetings.

If you have an upcoming event that you would like to have added for the September newsletter please email Laura Schumacher at binky...@gmail.com

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  ◔ ⌣ ◔     -    kid friendly
  ( ⚆ _ ⚆ )   -   social / tabletop gaming 
  (◕‿◕✿)  -   ladies 
  (• ε •)       -  business/learning 
 (>_< )      -   contests and competitions
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(• ε •) Mon Aug 3 - Wed Sep 9
Create with Code Live Summer 2020
Online Event
Join us for Create with Code Live, a free, four-week course that’ll teach you foundational skills in Unity, C# programming, and game design through a mix of self-paced learning and live instruction. Gain the skills to get Unity Certified.
This course is already underway, but you can probably get in on it and catch up!

(• ε •) Tue Aug 4 - Thu Aug 6
MeetToMatch & IGB - The San Francisco Summer Edition
Online Event
The longest running virtual B2B event in video games.

[+..••] Tue Aug 4
IGDA Las Vegas August Meeting
Online Event
Meet ups are the first Tuesday of the month. Join the IGDA Las Vegas Discord community: https://discord.gg/igdalasvegas  

(• ε •)  Tue Aug 4 - Thu Aug 6

GDC Summer

All-digital event (Registration required)

◔ ⌣ ◔ Tue Aug 4 - Wed Aug 6
Spyhop Online Game Design - FREE
Stuck at home? Sick of playing other people’s video games? Make your own and share it with your friends and family. In this workshop you’ll utilize Flowlab to create your own video game to play, share, and modify as you please.
Materials or software needed: A computer with internet access. We will be building our video games in Flowlab.


[+..••] Thu Aug 6 and Thu Aug 20
Sketch Nights with IGDA Game Art SIG
Online Event every second Thursday
Join us every second Thursday for an online meetup on Zoom, starting from the 14th of May at 5PM (GMT+3):
Join Zoom Meeting

( ⚆ _ ⚆ ) Thu Aug 6, 13, 20, 27 1:00pm  <<<Every Thursday!>>>
Online Dungeons and Dragons: Waterdeep. Dragon Heist Campaign
Hosted by The County Library. 
Registration Required, space is limited.

(• ε •)  Fri Aug 7 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Beat Challenge - SpyHop (FREE!)

Beat Challenge is a fast-paced electronic music production program that will give you the opportunity to connect with other youth musicians, create electronic music, and discuss your creations with professional musicians and mentors in a safe online environment. Beginner to advanced – all are welcome.

(>_< ) Fri Aug 14 - Fri Aug 21
Houdini Game Jam
Prizes awarded for the best games created using Houdini3D!

(• ε •) Thu Aug 20
Social Media Online Summit 2020
Social media marketing changes FAST. And that's why every year, since 2018, thousands of entrepreneurs and marketers sign up for Social Media Online Summit to lear the latest, the hottest, and what's actually working RIGHT NOW in social media marketing.

◔ ⌣ ◔ [+..••] Fri Aug 21 - Sun Aug 23
Lulu's Kid Jam by IGDA Atlanta
A game jam for kids!
Any kind of game made by any skill level will be welcome. There will be workshops on basic game development skills presented by developers who have worked with children throughout the weekend broadcast on www.twitch.tv/idga and www.twitch.tv/igdaatlanta  

( ⚆ _ ⚆ )  Board Game Design Guild

All Board Game Designers Guild of Utah meetings are cancelled until further notice.

During this time the guild will still be active and you are welcome to join us in discussions on our Discord server. https://discord.gg/9Nw89Wt




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