March 15 to 24, 2024

3rd edition

#JeuVideoSherbrooke    #GamingSherbrooke 

Programme

From March 15 to 24, 2024, don’t miss the 3rd edition of
SHERBROOKE VIDEO GAME WEEK! 🎮

View the press release

On the programme: activities for professionals, students, video game creators, as well as family fun for everyone!

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(French)

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Activities for students, from high school to university!

In English
💬 Conferences and networking lunch.

March 19, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
At Bishop’s University
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Video Game Research Showcase:

  •  Virtual Heritage (VH), by Po Ki Chan, TAG Montreal
  • Machine Learning in Video Games: Past, Present, and Future, by Julien Bouvrais, The Believer Company

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Scientific café
📱 Screens: a window of opportunity?!.

March 20, 2024, from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Online or at École NAD-UQAC, Campus Sherbrooke

We come together for a unique dialogue between young people, people who work with young people and parents on the theme of screens and sleep. Young people will have a special place to express themselves! It will also be an opportunity to learn about the latest trends and research, as part of a hybrid event designed to strengthen connections and mutual support. #safespace #PNPDD

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Free Workshop
🎮 Discovering careers and training in digital creation

March 21 and 22, 2024
In participating schools and organizations
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SYNTHÈSE offers high schools and young adults undergoing professional retraining a free 60-minute workshop to discover the following sectors:

  • Video games
  • Visual effects and animation
  • Digital experiences

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Game Jam Sherbrooke

Game Jam Sherbrooke 

March 15-17, 2024
École NAD-UQAC, Campus Sherbrooke

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48 hours of lively creativity  

Friday to Sunday, everything you need is provided!

Some fifty participants will have 48 hours to design and develop a game or video game either individually or in teams: playful design, programming, visual arts, music, etc.

The activity is open to all, both professionals and game creation newbies; join in this enriching team experience!

Ubisoft Sherbrooke

Ubisoft Sherbrooke Open house

March 16, 2024, from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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A unique opportunity to discover the new Sherbrooke studio and its team!

Bar des sciences

Bar des sciences 

March 19, 2024, 5:00 p.m.
At the Boquébière

The ICI Radio-Canada Première show Les années lumière chose Sherbrooke to record a Bar des sciences on video games in collaboration with Bistro Brain.

Come meet and ask your questions to the invited experts!

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L'apéro du jeu vidéo, Sherbrooke

Meetup L’apéro du jeu vidéo

March 24, 2024, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
École NAD-UQAC, Campus Sherbrooke

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Happy hour for game creators and programmers. Ex-Gaming Drinks Sherbrooke 😉

Come listen to industry professionals speak about new technologies and their job!

With:

  • Montréal studio Red Barrels, known for its famous Outlast horror video game series
  • The IVADO institute, on the transformative impact of AI in health and the creative industries

École NAD-UQAC

Evening conference at the École NAD-UQAC 

March 21, 2024
École NAD-UQAC, Campus Sherbrooke

Come discover the inspiring journey of Jessy Veilleux, business creator, lecturer at the École NAD-UQAC and creative director at Ubisoft through his conference “Au-delà des limites : Révéler le potentiel créatif à travers les contraintes” (Beyond the limits: Revealing creative potential through constraints).

(Registration to come)

Sherbogue

Sherbogue – Playtest evening

March 22, 2024, from 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
École NAD-UQAC, Campus Sherbrooke

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A unique playtest evening, featuring several video game development studios from across Québec.

La Console qui Console

La Console qui Console

March 23-24, 2024
Centre de foires de Sherbrooke

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10th edition of this geek event that brings together more than 1,500 people on site and as many on line. It combines entertainment, generosity and awareness of healthy gaming habits. Its mission is guided by team spirit, inclusion and generosity.

Tickets are available online and will also be available at the door. A pre-sale discount is active online until February 25, 2024.

  • General admission allows you to visit the event throughout the weekend and participate in the many activities offered, without limits!
  • LAN tickets allow you to have a seat in the LAN for the entire weekend, including the night! Bring your own PC or console!

Come and have fun:

  • Video games, board games, active games
  • LAN party and Esports: Valorant Tournaments, League of Legends, Rocket League, etc.
  • And lots of other activities!

La Console qui Console is a supporter of Leucan Estrie and CHASherbrooke.

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