About The Game::Business::Law Summit
In its fifth year, the conference brings global video game industry leaders, developers, publishers, lawyers and venture capitalists to explore trends in the marketplace. Forums are designed to facilitate discussion and provide practical approaches for success in the continually-evolving games business. The Game::Business::Law Summit provides practical approaches for achieving success in the evolving marketplace of digital games.
About Dedman School of Law at SMU
The Dedman School of Law at Southern Methodist University enjoys a strong national and international reputation, having produced successful leaders who live in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, throughout Texas, across the United States, and in more than 70 countries. Dedman Law is among the top 25 most selective of law schools for admission in the United States. With a small entering class size in the day and evening programs, an outstanding teaching faculty with superb credentials, and numerous distinguished guest lecturers, we forge an invaluable link between legal theory and the reality of legal practice––providing one of the best legal educations in the country. For more information, please visit www.law.smu.edu.
About The Guildhall at SMU
The Guildhall at Southern Methodist University is the premier graduate video game education program in the US. Many of the school’s founders are industry icons, and classes are taught by industry veterans. In seven short years, over 350 Guildhall graduates have worked at more than 100 video game studios around North America. SMU offers both a Master’s degree and a graduate Professional Certificate of Interactive Technology in Digital Game Development, with specializations in art creation, level design, and software development. For more information visitwww.guildhall.smu.edu.
About The Center for American and International Law
The Center is a nonprofit institution founded in 1947 and dedicated to the continuing education of lawyers and law enforcement officials in the United States and throughout the world. Tens of thousands of lawyers and law enforcement officers from all 50 states and 122 countries have participated in its programs. The Center for American and International Law is located at 5201 Democracy Drive at Legacy Park in Plano, Texas. For more information about The Center, please visit online at www.cailaw.org.
January 24-25, 2013
In its fifth year, the Game::Business::Law Summit, hosted by SMU’s Dedman School of Law, The Guildhall at SMU and The Center for American and International Law (CAIL), brings top game industry business development leaders, game developers, publishers, lawyers and members of the venture capital and financial industry from around the world to explore the core business trends and legal issues impacting the growth and future of the video game industry.