Games Bootcamp

Acceleration program and Investment Pitch for Games

Deadline to submit your projects: 31 August, 2017

VIEW CONFERENCE proudly announces its ‘Games Development Boot Camp’ Accelerator Program -- to offer six (6) early-stage companies the opportunity for mentoring and financial backing.

VIEW is now conducting the CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS from early stage game companies who want to be considered as one of the six participants in the program. Selected by an international panel of judges, these participants will be mentored online and offline for two weeks by an elite group of experts and equity partners who invest in the video games industry or have a financial interest in the sector.  Then, during VIEW conference, October 23-25, the six hand-picked participants will attend the ‘Games Development Boot Camp’ at the end of which they will be able to pitch their projects to the Bootcamp investors .  The unique opportunity is open to console, mobile, social, casual, and online game companies with no restriction on genre, platform, or distribution method.  Middle-ware, publishing and distribution companies are also eligible.  Applications are due August 31, 2017. If you are a game startup and you have a project you want to pitch to investors, please send your project to:

Bootcamp Requirements:
Please send us via email:

1. A PITCH for your project
2. A business plan
3. A vertical slice or demo prototype

N.B. The selected startups will have to pay a 150 Euros registration fee plus 22 percent tax (183 Euros).

Please send large files via dropbox or wetransfer. Contact us if you have any questions.

The acceleration program and Investment Forum is presented by VIEW CONFERENCE in partnership with T-Union. Sponsored by Compagnia di San Paolo. Italy’s renowned VIEW CONFERENCE and VIEWFEST, which span from October 21-27, 2017 with eight exciting days of talks, workshops, panel discussions, interactive sessions and awards, showcasing the largest and most diverse cross-section of industry professionals in its 18-year history. VIEW showcases animation, visual effects, VR, gaming and digital design, headlined by industry leaders including Game Designer legend known for ‘World of Warcraft’, Rob Pardo, CEO of Bonfire Studio and Eric Darnell, Chief Creative Officer Baobab Studios, known for co-directing and co-writing with Tom McGrath the Madagascar movies. Please visit our website for further information on this year’s program: