September 15, 2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
B-hub, Mar Ivanios Vidyanagar, Nalanchira, Trivandrum, Kerala 695015
British Videogame Academy is conducting the first ever Kerala Gamers Community Meetup on 15th September 2018 from 11AM to 1PM at B-Hub, Mar Ivanios Vidyanagar.
The event will be an opportunity to discuss the Career Opportunities in videogames. The initiative is to expand and enhance the gaming community in Kerala. The session will be led by Ajith Ram, an experienced Video game Producer with over 18 years’ industry experience.
A postgraduate of the University of Bristol in Britain, Ajith Ram started his IT career in 1998 as a Junior Editor of UK’s best-selling IT magazine, Personal Computer World, in London. Following his passion for all things 3D, he took an active interest in the then nascent world of PC 3D graphics hardware.
In 2000, he joined S3 Graphics Inc. in Santa Clara, California, a leading manufacturer of PC 3D graphics hardware as Games Developer Support Manager. Ajith’s team provided QA support for leading videogame developers like Id Software (Quake III), Epic Games (Unreal), Eidos (Tomb Raider), Lucasarts (Star Wars Jedi Knight III), Magnetic Fields (Rally Championship 2000) and Warthog (Starlancer).
On leaving S3 Graphics in 2001, he founded Candella Software Ltd. The company worked on several games for the PC and consoles including AAA titles such as Juiced, Stubbs The Zombie and The Fast & The Furious: Tokyo Drift. Ajith Ram has published several articles in games industry publications like Game Developer Magazine and Develop. He is also a published fiction writer with books available on Amazon and other book stores.
B-Hub would like to welcome all gaming enthusiasts to explore career opportunities in the industry and to transform your gaming passion into a successful career.