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Meet the Devs - 2018

YARA KHOURY

Head of Games at Outpost Games

Currently Head of Games at Outpost games in San Francisco, Yara has worked for six years at Visceral Games, where she developed Dead Space 2, Battlefield Hardline and Dead Space 3.

 

Previously, she also worked as producer at Electronic Arts and as Assistant producer at Ubisoft.

Born in Lebanon, Yara graduated at Externat Sainte Marie in Lyon and attended Master in Management and Business Administration respectively at the Ecole of Management in Nantes and at Cincinnati University.

Building a game from scratch, and releasing it

Building and releasing games is challenging. Many projects end up canceled, delayed, or rushed out the door. While the pitfalls of game development are well known, they are difficult to avoid and overcome. Yara Khoury, Head of Games at Outpost Games and ex-EA, will discuss how to maximize chances for success when building a game and team from scratch.

TALK (PRODUCTION)

06/05/2018, from 2 pm to 3 pm
Track 1

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