Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
arrowPress Releases
May 27, 2015
PR Newswire
View All






If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


Germany's two big game industry associations fail to merge
Germany's two big game industry associations fail to merge
February 6, 2014 | By Christian Nutt

February 6, 2014 | By Christian Nutt
Comments
    Post A Comment
More: Business/Marketing



Newsbrief: After two years of negotiations, the BIU (the German Trade Association of Interactive Entertainment Software) and G.A.M.E. (the German Games Industry Association) have decided not to merge.

BIU is the co-organizer, along with venue Koelnmesse, of the Gamescom trade show which takes place every August in Cologne, Germany, and draws global publishers, the press, and the public to the event. G.A.M.E. organizes industry awards and also liaises with the government, as well as participating in shows and conferences.

The BIU withdrew from the two-year merger talks after deciding that "a continuation of the negotiations with unforeseeable results would be irresponsible," according to German-language comments from BIU's CEO Dr. Olaf Coenen.


Related Jobs

Next Games
Next Games — Helsinki, Finland
[05.27.15]

Senior Game Programmer
Havok.com
Havok.com — San Francisco, California, United States
[05.27.15]

Software Engineer (Developer Relations) - San Francisco
Tangentlemen
Tangentlemen — Los Angeles, California, United States
[05.26.15]

Senior Engineer (Gameplay)
The Workshop
The Workshop — Marina Del Rey (Los Angeles), California, United States
[05.26.15]

Software Engineer









Loading Comments

loader image