20 aug (1597926600 20) 12:30 20 (aug 20)15:30 Growing Games: Freelancer Edition 12:30 - 15:30 Screen Copenhagen, Flæsketorvet, 1711 København, Denmark Event Organized By: Growing Games Event Type : Growing Games

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What does it take, to make it as a freelancer in the Danish games industry?

Join us for an afternoon workshop, prepared specifically for people working as freelancers in the Danish games industry. Through a number of talks, exercises, and panels, we are going to touch upon issues such as:

  • How do I get started as a freelancer?
  • How do I create a unique profile?
  • How do I make myself visible / get hired?
  • How do I negotiate the right prize for my services?
  • How do a structure a work day?
  • How does freelancing compare to a full-time position

 

Workshop Panel:

  • Palle Schmidt, freelance illustrator, writer and comic book artist living in Copenhagen, Denmark and author of “SOLO – Survival guide for create freelancers“. Besides writing his own comics and crime novels , he teaches comics on ComicsForBeginners.com and has a podcast with writer interviews (in Danish) at plotcast.dk, and blogs on palleschmidt.com.
  • Thomas Løfgren, award-winning veteran developer, designer and director of games, apps, communities and social media systems.
  • Bjørn Jacobsen, Audio designer. MSc. IT. Audio Design. Award-winning audio designer who has worked on titles like HITMAN, Cyperpunk 2077, EVE : Valkyrie, DARQ, and many more
  • Morten Brunbjerg, award-winning freelance game writer with 9 years of experience writing and designing stories, narratives, dialogue, and plot.
  • Caroline Fangel, Freelance UI, 2D and 3D artist with a number og years of experience from the Danish games industry.

Speakers for this event

  • Bjørn Jacobsen

    Bjørn Jacobsen

    Audio designer. MSc. IT. Audio Design. Award-winning audio designer who has worked on titles like HITMAN, Cyperpunk 2077, EVE : Valkyrie, DARQ, and many more

  • Caroline Fangel

    Caroline Fangel

    Freelance UI, 2D and 3D artist with a number og years of experience as a freelancer and and educator in the Danish games industry.

  • Morten Brunbjerg

    Morten Brunbjerg

    Writer

    Game writer and dramatic structure dude with experience writing story-driven games of all kinds.

    Writer

  • Palle Schmidt

    Palle Schmidt

    Freelance illustrator, writer and comic book artist living in Copenhagen, Denmark and author of "SOLO - Survival guide for create freelancers". Besides writing his own comics and crime novels , he teaches comics on ComicsForBeginners.com and has a podcast with writer interviews (in Danish) at plotcast.dk, and blogs on palleschmidt.com.

  • Thomas Løfgren

    Thomas Løfgren

    Award-winning veteran developer, designer and director of games, apps, communities and social media systems.

Time

(Thursday) 12:30 - (Thursday) 15:30

Location

Screen Copenhagen

Flæsketorvet, 1711 København, Denmark

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