Game Audio Symposium

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This Year's Talks

"Sea of Thieves - Around the Loop"
Chloe Kwok; Musician & Composer; Rare Ltd

"Breaking Sound Barriers - Transforming Everyday Objects into Studio-Quality Sound"
Sian Harris; Lead Audio Designer; Fuse Games

"Creatures - How We Find the Sound"
Joe Thom; Technical Sound Designer; Sweet Justice Sound
Stefan Rutherford; Lead Sound Designer; Sweet Justice Sound

"Motus Operandi - Why Feeling Over Process & Emotion Over Technology is More Important is Sound Design & Music for Games"
Paul Weir; Audio Director, Composer & Sound Designer; Hello Games

"All Killer No Filler - The Audio of Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League"
Andrew Quinn; Principal Sound Designer; Rocksteady Studios Ltd

"Helldiving into Sound - Creating Hellpod Audio for Helldivers 2"
Danny Hey; Sound Design; Sony Playstation

"Everything but the Kitchen Sink - A Music Designer's Toolkit"
Elly Johnson; Senior Sound Designer; Rocksteady Studios

"A Word to the Wwise - Hot Tips for Profiling"
Kevin Doran; Senior Audio Programmer; Double Eleven

"Game Modulation - Using MetaSounds to Drive Gameplay and Visuals"
Jamie Gordon; Audio Designer; nDreams

"An Introduction to Audio Accessibility"
Luke Wilson; Senior Sound Designer; Sumo Digital

"Playful Audio and Experimental Creativity"
Luci Holland; Freelance Composer and Sound Artist

"This is Why We Should Get Given More Music Briefs Like This"
Eli Rainsberry; Freelance Composer and Sound Artist

Careers Panel - Audio Tests, CVs, Cover Letters, Reels, Etc.
Kasia Dziekan; Associate Sound Designer; Formosa Interactive
Sian Harris; Lead Audio Designer; Fuse Games

"You Don't Need to Know Everything"
Juuso Tolonen; Senior Sound Designer; Sony Playstation

"Crafting the Cinematic Experience - Exploring Approaches to Cutscenes in Games"
Lewis Barn; Sound Designer; Sony Playstation

"Magic Sound Design"
Kasia Dziekan; Associate Sound Designer; Formosa Interactive

Panel - For The Love of Video Game Music
Cassie White (chair); Composer and Music Designer; Pitstop Productions
Jericho George; Freelance Content Creator, Composer, Sound Designer, and Voice Actor
Laura Platt; Freelance Composer and Music Producer
Jade Leamcharaskul; Freelance Music Composer

Panel - Game Audio Gold
Gina Loughlin; Freelance Composer and Music Designer
Paul Weir; Audio Director, Composer & Sound Designer; Hello Games
Lewis Everest; Senior Sound Designer; Sony Playstation
Richard Stevens; Course Director; Leeds Beckett University