5 Additional Speakers announced including Conference Opening Keynote

Sony's Shawn Layden

The AIAS is pleased to announce that the Conference Opening Keynote will be presented by Shawn Layden, Chairman of Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide Studios. Additional Speakers include Sarah Bond (Xbox/Microsoft), Stanley Pierre-Louis (ESA), Ted Price (Insomniac Games) and Bryan Intihar (Insomniac Games).

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8 New Roundtable Leaders Announced for #DICE19

8 new roundtable topics have just been announced! Join leaders from as they share their thoughts on the future of the video games industry.

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A conversation with...

Ubisoft's Yves Jacquier, PHD

Yves Jacquier has been at Ubisoft since 2004, serving a wide variety of roles. He has been leading the company’s efforts with artificial intelligence since 2011 and in 2016 founded the La Forge, which is “a prototyping space where ideas on technology, originating from a collaboration between university research and production teams, are brought to life.” Jacquier has a PhD in particle physics from Ecole Centrale Paris and was a research engineer at CERN (Conseil Européen de la Recherche Nucléaire). At the 2019 D.I.C.E. Summit , Jacquier will be discussing the game-changing impact of artificial intelligence.

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22nd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards Finalists Revealed

God of War leads with 12 Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) is pleased to announce the nominees for its 22nd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards (#DICEAwards), co-hosted for the third year by Greg Miller of Kinda Funny, and Jessica Chobotof Nerdist News. Fifty-six of the most exciting games from 2018 received a nomination. God of War leads the nominees with 12 total nominations, followed by AAA blockbuster hits Marvel's Spider-Man with 11, Red Dead Redemption 2 with eight and indie title Return of the Obra Dinn with six nods.

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Bonnie Ross

Hall of Fame Recipient at 22nd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) is pleased to announce its 23rd Hall of Fame recipient, Bonnie Ross, Microsoft Corporate Vice President and Head of 343 Industries. Ross has been integral in the vision and expansion of the Halo franchise that has continued to excite generations of fans, generating nearly $6 billion in worldwide sales to date and has transcended video games to grow into a global entertainment phenomenon

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4 New Roundtable Leaders Announced for #DICE19

Four new roundtable topics have just been announced! Join leaders from as they share their thoughts on the future of the video games industry.

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Aria Resort & Casino

#DICE19 Hotel Group Rate Ends Jan. 18th

Inspire the flow of new ideas with an unconventional space for your next meeting. Native plants and trees and natural light add a calming desert ambiance to our 500,000 square feet of versatile, fully equipped meeting facilities. The stunning Aria spaces are anything but business as usual.

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Networking at D.I.C.E. Summit 2019

Unmatched networking opportunities are a hallmark of the D.I.C.E. Summit experience. This year’s networking events include Topgolf Las Vegas, Magic: The Gathering, go-karting, yoga, and poker tournaments, a full day of a single-track speaker program, the popular roundtable discussions, intimate workshop learnings, lunches and happy hours.

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Speakers, Roundtables, and Workshops

Unmatched networking opportunities are a hallmark of the D.I.C.E. Summit experience. This year at the event there will more opportunities to network than before...

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Vince Zampella

#gamemakersnotebook ep.22

Episode 22 featuring Vince Zampella, CEO of Respawn Entertainment, is available to listeners starting today on iTunes, Google Play, and most podcast apps. Zampella (Titanfall) sits down with Ted Price to chat about building successful companies, growing multiple teams, and making tough decisions in AAA development.

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2019 Theme: Trailblazers

2019 Theme: Trailblazers

At D.I.C.E., game makers will share insights into the groundbreaking principals and tools that drive and empower them, their teams, and the community at large to create better worlds in which to play and a better world in which to live.

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Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Learn more about sponsorship opportunities available at the 2019 D.I.C.E. Summit and the Aria Resort & Casino.

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