Casual Connect will return to Eastern Europe to capture the region’s independent game-dev energy in an event designed to provide a bridge between Western and Eastern companies. At Casual Connect Serbia 2018 all attendees get access to three days of lectures and workshops, official networking parties, the expo area and the world’s best indie games with developers at the international Indie Prize showcase. Attendees will also get unlimited access to the meeting system to network with games industry professionals.

For Developers

More than 1,500 developers apply to the Indie Prize during the year. Judges from throughout the gaming industry select the most promising games to participate at international Indie Prize showcases during Casual Connect conferences. Submit your game for the international Indie Prize Serbia 2018 scholarship program before August 1. More details are in the submission form.

The scholarship includes two free Standard passes to the conference, a spot in the showcase and free accommodation for up to two developers from each team during the conference at the indie hostel with other indie developers. The number of beds in the hostel is limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

If those don’t fit, you can join industry leaders as an established developer with Developer showcase or support this great event as a sponsor with 50 percent off Gold, Silver and Bronze.

For Funding Publishers

Get more exposure at the expo area with a booth or meeting table and 50 percent off Gold, Silver or Bronze sponsorship packages.

New Delegation Package

CGA recently launched a new program that will make it simpler for government and non-profit organizations or just a group of up to 10 developers to join Casual Connect with a special Delegation package rate.

Since 2005, Casual Connect has brought together the most talented and knowledgeable experts in the gaming field to further the industry—combining the best learning and networking opportunities for gaming professionals four times every year.

Casual Connect Eastern Europe 2018
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel Belgrade, Vladimira Popovica 10, Beograd, Belgrade 11070, Serbia
Date: October 1-3, 2018
Attendees: 800+ gaming professionals
Speakers: 80 executives and experts
Indie Prize Showcase: 40 finalists

The full schedule for Casual Connect events in 2018 can be seen here.

For any questions please contact Yuliya Moshkaryova at or on Facebook.