Investing in Innovative Screen Businesses – A Gaming Exploration

About this Event:

Join UKBAA, Creative England, the BFI and UKIE for an exclusive investor roundtable exploring the exciting investment opportunities in the UK gaming sector.

Date and time
16 February 2021
10:30am – 12:00pm

The UK has one of the largest and most innovative gaming markets in the world, illustrated by its impressive growth over recent years. Game development and publishing directly contributed £2.91bn in GVA to the UK economy in 2019, the largest contribution to the national economy on record, demonstrating the continued health of the sector (UKIE). The investment landscape for the sector is especially diverse, incorporating everything from sales of hardware and boxed games, to toys, events, merchandise, magazines and films.

This is the third instalment of a series of round tables delivered through Creative Enterprise Evolve. A programme led by Creative England in partnership with the BFI and UKBAA to build a connected ecosystem of investors for the UK’s innovative media and entertainment sectors. For this latest instalment, Evolve have partnered with UKIE to explore the investment opportunities in the ever-growing, dynamic gaming sector.

From the investors that are specialists in the sector, to the pioneers defining the industry – this round table is a deep dive into gaming in the UK, assessing where the investment opportunities for our community are.

This is an online webinar and Q&A held on Zoom. Please register below to secure your place.

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