2018 Events Archive



IGDA Dec Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Nov '18 

Come out to the meetup this Thursday and get the inside scoop about the recent inXile/Microsoft news from inXile Pres Matthew Findley!

Matt is going to do a 15-30 minute open Q&A about what this means for the development of future inXile games in NOLA. Should be an awesome time. Here's the plan for…

IGDA Nov Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

Our speakers this month will be Daniel Norman of Red Kraken Apps and Rory John Vaughn…

Brian Magerko - Making with Meaning 

As digital media and computation become more intertwined into our lives, it creates an increasing potential divide in our society between those with technological access and literacy and those who are less empowered. The Digital Media program at Georgia Tech asks how we can, or how we can enable…

19th Animation Show of Shows 

LSU is pleased to host an assembly of extraordinary animated shorts that comprise The 19th Annual Animation Show of Shows. Discover a great new program of 16 internationally acclaimed animated short films from 8 countries.

With the work of 9 women directors featuring Niki Lindroth von Bahr's…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Oct '18 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to the TurboSquid offices around 7pm. 935 Gravier St, Suite…

IGDA Oct Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Sept '18 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to the TurboSquid offices around 7pm. 935 Gravier St, Suite…

Adobe Inspiration Session 

Whether it is Photoshop or Premiere Pro, most of us are using Adobe products somewhere in our digital workflow. Tim Schulenburg from Adobe is coming to LSU on Thursday, September 13th. Adobe is actively involved in helping bring sophisticated digital tools to the masses. They are actively working…

Exanded Draught Presents XII 

Five artists - and School of Art Alumi - from Expanded Draught, an international artist collective, will present a School of Art Lecture titled “XII” at the LSU College of Art & Design at 5 p.m. on Thursday, September 6, 2018, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103).

Prior to the lecture, there will be a grad students Q&A with the presenters to give you all a change to ask questions and learn more about their experiences after…

IGDA Meeting Cancelled 

Due to inclement weather this month's meeting has been cancelled.

NOLA Game Developers Meetup August '18 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to the TurboSquid offices around 7pm. 935 Gravier St, Suite…

IGDA Aug Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup July '18 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to the TurboSquid offices around 7pm. 935 Gravier St, Suite…

IGDA July Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

June NOLA Meetup Cancelled 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is cancelled for the month of June. Will return again in July.

IGDA June Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

New Orleans Creative Jam 

JOIN US FOR A #CREATIVEJAM

Please join the Louisiana Adobe professionals for a Creative Jam focused on UX Design, an inspiring two-part design experience that demonstrates and celebrates creativity

The Adobe Creative Cloud team will host the Creative Jam presentations. This one-hour design showcase…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup May '18 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

This month we're going to have Ben Walker, a Software Engineer with High Voltage, giving the following…

IGDA May Meet Up Baton Rouge 

PLEASE NOTE - This month's meeting will be on May 9th and NOT on the 1st Wednesday of the month as usual due to scheduling conflicts with another industry invent.

This month's presenter will be Derek Thomas of the Independent Gaming League out of New Orleans. He'll talk about their upcoming event…

Red Stick 18 

April 24th through April 28th.

Red Stick International Festival ’18 promises to be bigger and better than the 2017 event. This year's festival will focus on Digital Media (including, but not limited to animation), maker-fairs, experimental music concerts, digital art exhibits, game jams and other…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup April 15th 

This Thursday is Meetup Thursday, and we're taking another field trip over to inXile this month! We'll meet upstairs at the Mellow Mushroom on Oak Street at 6pm for drinks/mingling, and then head over to the inXile office around 7ish to take a look at what they've been working on.

  • Mellow Mushroom:
  • 8227 Oak St, NOLA
  • inXile Entertainment:
  • 8201 Oak St #19, NOLA

World of Tomorrow Episode Two 

Don Hertzfeldt is rescheduled to be visiting LSU to screen World of Tomorrow Episode Two followed by Q&A at the LSU Digital Media Center at 6 p.m. on April 13th. Admission will be free. Admission will be free, but it is recommended that seats are reserved ahead of time on EventbriteFor more…

DADA Animation Jam 2018 

DADA's annual animation jam will take place April 13-15th in the LSU Digital Media Center. Work solo or in a group to create an animation that corresponds with the given theme in 48 hours!

Don Hertzfeldt's talk will also happen during the first day of the jam, followed by a screening of SIGGRAPH…

Bengal Bot Brawl 

The Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering presents BENGAL BOT BRAWL (B3), LSU’s Second Annual Combat Robotics Competition

Student teams from the College of Engineering will battle each other using 30- pound weight class robots for the chance to compete in the Robot BattlesTM at the 2018 MomoCon, May 24-27 in Atlanta, GA with all expenses paid. The B3 winners will…

IGDA April Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup March '18 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

Jeric Jones and his dev partner Chris will be talking about Titan Squad, their superhero themed multi…

IGDA March Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

Activate Hackathon 

Friday, February 23 | 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Create teams and create change. Use Baton Rouge’s Official Open Data Portal to develop solutions that improve the way our city works.

Open Data BR is an initiative that provides access to data and information to build solutions with a focus on creating a more…

CANCELLED - World of Tomorrow Episode Two 

Event Cancelled
Apologies to those planning on attending the World of Tomorrow Screening, but due to unforeseen circumstances Don Hertzfeldt is unable to make the trip out to LSU this Wednesday. We are in the process of finding a new date for the screening and will update the LSU Digital Art…

High Voltage 

High Voltage is Friday, February 16, 7:30 @ the DMC Theatre. The concert is free and open to the public.

The LSU Experimental Music & Digital Media Program presents High Voltage, an eclectic concert of trans-media works interweaving live performers, acoustic instruments, and one-of-a-kind technology…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Feb '18 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development.

We meet at 6-7pm at Louise on the first floor then move to Turbosquid at 7pm on the 16th floor.

Have a Nice Day Screening 

Please join the LSU Colleg of Art & Design for a free screening of the critically acclaimed animated Chinese film Have a Nice Day (2017) directed by Liu Jian. Called a milestone in Chinese animation by Jia Zhangke, the darling of Chinese indie cinema. Famously pulled from the French Annecy…

IGDA Feb Meet Up Baton Rouge 

This month our speaker will be Nicholas Laborde, CEO and Creative Director at Raconteur Games. Nicholas will be talking about lessons he's learned in business including an overview of what he's done, what he's working on, and overall business lessons learned from making games.

As usual, we will also…

Cue Cartoon 

Welcome to Spring 2018! The HopKins Black Box theatre opens the semester with #CueCartoon!

Directed by Greg Langner, Cue Cartoon brings together live dance, physical theatre, and experimental animation techniques to present a unique multimedia performance all about animating the world around you!

You can make your Reservations

LSU Global Game Jam 2018 

About the Global Game Jam

REGISTRATION OPEN

Innovation - Experimentation - Collaboration: The Global Game Jam (GGJ) is the world's largest game jam event (game creation). Think of it as a hackathon focused on game development. It is the growth of an idea that in today’s heavily connected world…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Jan '18 

Come to the rescheduled January NOLA Game Developers Meetup and find out what LSU digital art students are up to in the field of game development. Video Game Prototyping is a multidisciplinary undergraduate class at LSU that features 8 students working on quick 2-D prototypes to develop proficiency…

IGDA Meet Up Baton Rouge January 3rd 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As always, we'll have food provided by our sponsor - the Louisiana Technology Park.