DICE Award Submissions Now Open

Deadline to submit is December 3rd

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS), the video game industry’s professional trade organization representing over 30,000 development and creative members, has opened submissions for its 23rd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards (#DICEAwards). The D.I.C.E. Awards (Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain) serve to recognize excellence among peers currently working in games. The award ceremony will close the three-day D.I.C.E. Summit, on the evening of Thursday, February 13th at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

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DICE Summit Registration Open

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D.I.C.E. will return to the Aria Hotel & Casino from February 11-13 2020. D.I.C.E. (Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain) Summit 2020 is an exclusive high-level conference, gathering the brightest and most creative minds dedicated to exploring approaches to the creative process and artistic expression as they uniquely apply to the development of interactive entertainment.

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Chris Charla

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Chris Charla joins Ted Price at this past D.I.C.E. Dubrovnik conference. Chris discusses his journey from journalism to game development, his work overseeing Xbox’s independent projects, challenges facing independent developers, opportunities available for independents in today’s development environment, and his thoughts on the future of games.

Chris Charla is best known for leading ID@Xbox and now ID Productions, where he oversees the independent publishing program for Xbox One and Windows 10.

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DICE Dubrovnik

Looking back at the sights and sounds from beautiful Croatia

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) was proud to host our latest international conference stop in the gorgeous city of Dubrovnik, Croatia this past September. At the multi-award-winning Hotel Dubrovnik Palace, attendees were treated to intimate networking sessions, majestic views of the Adriatic Sea and unforgettable memories in Old Town Dubrovnik. In case you missed it, here are some of our favorite highlights from the conference.

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2019 AIAS Foundation Scholarships

The AIAS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS), is pleased to award ten scholarships to outstanding students or early professionals who are dedicating their careers to the advancement of the video game industry.

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Highlights from the Inaugural bit.run 5K

The AIAS Foundation was pleased to host its first 5K race benefitting the AIAS Foundation. On a beautiful, sunny morning in Los Angeles, video game developers from the region convened at Dockweiler State Beach for a three-mile long shoreline race. Runners of all levels and ages were welcome – from first time 5K participants to veteran triathletes. Some runners even signed up their kids, who ran alongside their parents in solidarity!

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