Who We Are
Women in Games International (WIGI) is a global organization based in Los Angeles, California, with a mission to cultivate resources to advance economic equality and diversity in the video games industry.
Turning Interest Into Action
Since 2005, Women In Games International has been committed to investing our expertise and resources to further achieve our cause. WIGI utilizes an executive team of seasoned industry professionals to activate and empower our community through strategic partnerships, strong sponsorships, social media networks, and local chapters. We also generate a weekly newsletter distributed to thousands of professionals in the gaming industry which promotes our mission, partnerships, and job opportunities within the industry.
By cultivating resources such as advanced knowledge sharing, access to technology, and actionable mentorship programs, Women in Games International works to normalize women in the video game industry through increased representation. In doing so, we aim to create superior products and a stronger industry, with diverse games and greater female representation that reflect the growing population of female gamers.
Gaming Industry Conferences
Women in Games International creates conference sessions for video game and tech industry conferences that highlight issues of interest to women in tech and video games. Our conference sessions have covered issues such as how to succeed in a male-dominated workplace, career advancement and salary negotiations, self-advocacy and overcoming imposter syndrome, and how to create diverse content in a globalized market.