Power of Play Conference
2015 Date Coming Soon!

Power of Play [PoP] is an annual conference dedicated to celebrating the interactive media industry. In its 8th year, PoP has become a staple in the diets of game developers and technologists who are hungry to grow the success of their products.




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Jeremiah Slaczka


Jeremiah is the Creative Director at 5TH Cell, focusing on inventing and directing creative, innovative original IP. He is responsible for the concepts behind Drawn to Life, Lock’s Quest and Scribblenauts, as well as all current and original projects. He was #90 on the list of Next-Gen.biz “Hottest 100 Game ...
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Tarn & Zach Adams


Tarn and Zach Adams are the co-founders of Bay 12 Games, which celebrated its 13th year online in December. Their main project is Dwarf Fortress, a fantasy simulation game recently added to the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The game is distributed free of charge and has developed a...
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Elan Lee

Chief Design Officer, Xbox Entertainment Studios

Elan Lee has joined Xbox Entertainment Studios as the Chief Design Officer. As a professional technologist and storyteller, Elan’s pioneering work in entertainment has spanned everything from raising millions of dollars across multiple startups to creating the Alternate Reality Game genre.  Elan started his ...
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Nick Berry

Data Scientist, Facebook

Nick, a native of the UK, has lived in Seattle for the last 18 years. He was educated as a rocket scientist and aircraft designer, graduating with a Masters Degree in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. Upon graduation, he joined a group of friends to form a software company, specializing in electronic ...
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Robin Walker


Robin Walker co-wrote the hugely popular Quake mod “Team Fortress,” before being assimilated when Valve acquired Team Fortress Software. Since then, he has been responsible for design, code, and management on various Valve products.
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