Power Leveling Series

Enjoy free access to interactive workshops focused on building the confidence & skills necessary to navigate your career in the games industry.

Get in the Game Program

WIGI is enabling women who otherwise couldn’t afford it the opportunity to attend a gaming industry conference.

Stat Boost

Become an industry leader with skill building bootcamps focused on empowering women to break into and move up within the games industry.

Mentorship Program

Identify goals and refine career strategy through actionable mentorship and the ability to connect and learn from the largest professional Women in Games community in the world.

 
 

Power Leveling Series

WIGI's mission is based on cultivating resources to promote the inclusion, advancement, and retention of women in the global games industry. The Power Leveling Series features free-to-access workshops focused on building confidence to navigate your career in the games industry as a woman. 
 
The series features two separate tracks focused on (1) entry to mid and (2) exec-level professionals.
 
Sessions cover a range of topics from How to Have Uncomfortable Conversations, Recognizing and Combatting Imposter Syndrome, Avoiding Burnout, and Breaking into the C-Suite.

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Interview

Power Leveling:
Exploring your Power and Presence 
September 7th

You are ready! You have practiced this presentation a thousand times, so how do you ensure that you walk in and own that room to be recognized as the professional and thought leader you are?

In this session we will focus on the technical tips and tricks to ensure that you can show up as your professional self. From the little words and turns of phrase that grab attention, to the vocal ticks and body language insights that can power up your presence -- we will equip you with the confidence kit you need to win.


The workshop is free to attend by registration is required and space is limited, so sign up today!

Get in the Game Program

WIGI's Get in the Game Program enables people who otherwise couldn't afford it the opportunity to attend a gaming industry conference.
 
Focused on impactful networking opportunities and industry insights, WIGI is determined to help more people get in the door and in the game!

Esports Coach
 
Business Consultation

Get in the Game: Gamescom Asia

Ever wanted a career in esports? Want to elevate your esports career and network with leading industry professionals? 

Our Get in the Game Program is a micro-mentorship program aimed at teaching selected mentees how to network, the tools to elevate their careers, and industry insights that are sure to help entry level mentees get their foot in the door! The program covers the costs of:

  • Airfare to the conference

  • Tickets to the conference

  • Per diem for each day you're abroad

  • Mentorship opportunities with world-class industry professionals

  • And more!

This program is free for selected mentees but spots are limited.

Apply today to be considered for Get in the Game: Gamescom Asia!

If you don't want to apply to the program but still want to attend Gamescom Asia, use our discount code GA10WIGI to get 10% off!

Stat Boost

WIGI's Stat Boost series are skill-building boot camps ranging from 3 to 5 days in length and focus on helping women break into and move up within the games industry.
 
Sessions include job-search coaching, resume and cover letter creation guided by game industry recruiters, learning how to network to build a pipeline of opportunities, post-interview follow-up techniques, accepting the job offer, and negotiating your salary.

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Business Meeting

Stat Boost 

Over the course of five days, experts from the global games industry will lead workshops to provide insight and learnings on Android mobile games, how to build a gaming pitch deck, and how to use Google Ads to strategically get your game noticed.

 

The 5-day workshop will run from Monday, October 10, 2022 through Friday, October 14, 2022.
 

Participants will receive group mentorship and guidance on their Android game, pitch deck, and presentation with an opportunity to pitch their game to industry experts and investors. 

 

A 2-day workshop and competition will run from and include: 

  • Monday, October 17, 2022: Pitch practice & group mentorship

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2022: Rapid rounds pitch competition with judges from Google Play, Xsolla, Black Dog Venture Partners, and more.

 

Game development knowledge of all kinds are welcomed - there are no requirements to attend this workshop and it is free to attend! You may work in a team or solo! Be sure all team members register separately by completing this form. Register now as spots are limited.  

 

Mentorship Program

Women in Games International is known for running actionable mentorship programs. 
 
Thanks to a generous donation from our partners at Humble Bundle, WIGI is able to offer this three-week program pairing mentees with industry professionals completely free of charge to all participants.

Join us to define goals, refine strategies, determine product-market fit, and help identify unique value propositions.

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WIGI Mentorship Program powered by a donation from Humble Bundle

WIGI is proud to offer this three-week program pairing mentees with industry professionals completely free of charge to all participants. If you are navigating your gaming career and would like to learn from like-minded leaders, this is a great program to apply. Join us to define goals, refine strategies, and gain new perspectives geared toward career growth and self-advocacy.

Program Includes:
- Weekly Mentor/Mentee Meeting + 1 post program reflection session
- AMAs, expert-lead panels, and interactive workshops
- Office hours with experts and mentors for feedback and expanding your network
- Custom workbook and swag kit provided by WIGI
- Course culminates in a Capstone Speaker and Program Wrap Up Virtual Celebration