information TechnologyCompany responsible Game Developers Conference,Yes After canceling March event due to transmission of coronavirus, look ahead. GDC Summer is still in progress and the fair now has an official date. Organizers plan to host GDC Summer at the Moscone Center in San Francisco from August 4th to August 6th.
Informa Tech explained GDC Summer's goals in a press release:
"GDC Summer will provide the game development community with an opportunity to get together in a way that COVID-19 cannot achieve. Security remains a top concern for GDC organizers and the GDC team will continue to monitor the latest information from health officials to ensure that the Summer, everyone at GDC 2021 and beyond can participate in a secure and compelling event. "
Organizers originally planned to hold GDC2020 from March 16th to March 20th this week. However, the rapidly spreading coronavirus has shut down gatherings in many major U.S. cities and major industries such as E3.
section Northern California is currently under shelter to help fight the spread of the virus. Whether the United States can control it by August remains a question. It will take more than three months for China to stop the widespread spread of COVID-19.
If the United States is equally effective, life may begin to return to normal by June. But this is when everything goes well. Currently, most gaming industries work from home. At least GDC Summer will give many developers some expectations, which is normal.