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It's Time for Main Stage, Awards, Expo, and More On Day 3 Of GDC 2024

The stage is set for another stellar day of talks, roundtables, networking, and more at the 2024 Game Developers Conference. The GDC Expo opens today, core sessions have begun, and the Main Stage is set for a live concert—along with the 2024 IGF Awards and Game Developers Choice Awards!

The GDC Expo opens at 10:00am today, so be sure to head over there to check out our amazing sponsors and exhibitors. And don't forget to get to the GDC Main Stage in West Hall early to secure your spot for the 12:30pm GDC Main Stage: A Developer's Concert. Conducted by composer Austin Wintory and co-hosted by voice actor Troy Baker, this special performance is not one to be missed.

Wednesday's incredible day of talks and showcases culminates in the Independent Games Festival Awards and Game Developers Choice Awards, taking place at the Main Stage. This year, Extra Lives will perform a live Audience RPG before the ceremony, starting at 5:30pm (with a livestream on Twitch). You won't want to miss it! 

You can pick up your badge between 8:00am and 6:00pm at registration, located in South Hall, Street Level. Be sure to complete your registration and log into Swapcard so you can start learning and networking. 

Find Wednesday's GDC 2024 sessions here

Sessions start at 9:00am today. If you’re still building your schedule, check out our GDC Session Guides hub, organized by discipline. 

For more great sessions to check out today, be sure to visit the full GDC 2024 schedule in Session Viewer! And if you're still in need of a GDC pass, you can register for GDC 2024 at on-site registration prices.

GDC is happening now in San Francisco! For more information, be sure to visit our website and follow the #GDC2024 hashtag on social media.

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