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PUBLISHER TRACK

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Publishers are responsible for developing, manufacturing, and promoting new games into the hobby market. We've designed a whole track of programming just for these engaged companies to help connect them to designers, distributors, and retailers and continue infusing the world with more fun! Explore the suggested schedule and seminar programming below.

Publisher Schedule Overview   Publisher Seminar Descriptions  Map of Peppermill


gama expo 2020


Sunday, March 8


12pm - 8pm | Registration
Tuscany Foyer

Pick up your badge, lanyard, and site book during these times.


 2pm - 8pm | The Glass Die event
The Glass Die, 675 Holcomb Ave, Reno, NV 89502

GAMA Retail member The Glass Die will be hosting an event off-site at their cafe. Bring games, use their library, and enjoy their bar and local food truck with other members! RSVP here »


1pm - 10pm | Tahoe with Impressions event
Tahoe City Winter Sports Park, 251 N. Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145

GAMA Distributor member Impressions Distribution will be hosting an event off-site. Get ready for snowshoeing, sledding, ice skating, and light cross-country trail skiing. Food and drink will be provided through Café Zenon. RSVP here »


8pm - 11pm | BYOG Night
Capri Ballroom

Bring your own games to learn and play with other Expo attendees. This casual event will ease you in to the week of networking, learning, and games!


gama expo 2020


Monday, March 9


 8am - 6pm | Registration
Tuscany Foyer

Pick up your badge, lanyard, and site book during these times.


10am - 12pm | Seminars
Sierra and Valley View Suites (17th Floor)

Share experiences with peers and experts in the publishing community. Download the full list of scheduled seminars at the link above.


12pm - 2pm | Welcome Lunch
Tuscany Ballroom

Kick off GAMA Expo with a seated lunch open to all attendees!


2pm - 6pm | Seminars
Sierra and Valley View Suites (17th Floor)

Share experiences with peers and experts in the publishing community. Download the full list of scheduled seminars at the link above.

 
 6pm - 9pm | Meijia Games Factory Party
Sierra Room (17th Floor)

Publishers and Retailers are invited to come join us for free drinks, dinner, and games! Publishers, bring an RFQ with you to get a quote on your next project - and we will give you a free $50 gift certificate to the Peppermill!


9pm - 12am | Game Night
Capri Ballroom

Mingle with attendees and exhibitors, try new games, or even purchase a demo table for your own games! See list of game night participants on page 120 here »


gama expo 2020


Tuesday, March 10


 8am - 6pm | Registration
Tuscany Foyer

Pick up your badge, lanyard, and site book during these times.


9am - 11am | Seminars
Sierra and Lake View Suites (17th Floor)

Share experiences with peers and experts in the publishing community. Download the full list of scheduled seminars at the link above.


12pm - 4pm | Seminars
Sierra and Lake View Suites (17th Floor)

Share experiences with peers and experts in the publishing community. Download the full list of scheduled seminars at the link above.


 6:00pm - 7:00pm | Publisher/Designer Networking & Cocktails
Naples 6&7

Decompress after an afternoon of seminars during a casual mixer with designer and industry service provider members.


 7:00pm - 8:00pm | Publisher/Designer Dinner
Naples 6&7

Continue your networking and enjoy a seated meal with designer and industry service provider members.


9pm - 12am | Game Night
Capri Ballroom

Mingle with attendees and exhibitors, try new games, or even purchase a demo table for your own games! See list of game night tables on page 121 here »


gama expo 2020


Wednesday, March 11


 8am - 6pm | Registration
Tuscany Foyer

Pick up your badge, lanyard, and site book during these times.


12pm - 6pm | Exhibit Hall
Tuscany Ballroom

Engage with over 400 retailers, show off your latest releases, and notice the latest trends in the industry.


 7pm - 8pm | Open Board Meeting
Naples 1-2

Make your voice heard and join the GAMA Board in discussing the latest concerns and projects for the association.


8pm - 11pm | Game Night
Capri Ballroom

Mingle with attendees and exhibitors, try new games, or even purchase a demo table for your own games! See list of game night tables on page 124 here »


gama expo 2020


Thursday, March 12


 7:30am - 9am | International Member Breakfast
Capri Ballroom

Join fellow GAMA members to network and provide feedback on how we can grow our programs and services for our international members.

 

 8am - 12pm | Registration
Tuscany Foyer

Pick up your badge, lanyard, and site book during these times.


9am - 5pm | Exhibit Hall
Tuscany Ballroom

Engage with over 400 retailers, show off your latest releases, and notice the latest trends in the industry.


8pm - 10pm | Origins Awards Showcase
Capri Ballroom

Find out which products will be dubbed the final nominees for the 2020 Origins Awards! Close the show with a night of game demos and fun with the new connections you made during the week.


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Friday, March 13


All day | Discover Reno
Reno, NV and Tahoe, CA

What better way to end a productive week of trade show activities than spending the weekend on a Reno vacation? Extend your stay through the weekend and enjoy the local sites and activities! Browse local activities »

GET IN TOUCH

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Columbus, OH 43235

614. 255. 4500

614. 255. 4499

ABOUT GAMA

The Game Manufacturers Association (GAMA) is the non-profit trade organization dedicated to serving the hobby games industry. GAMA strengthens and supports all industry professionals by advancing their interests, providing educational programs and opportunities, and promoting our unique form of quality social entertainment. Read More »