About Dutch Game Day

Dutch Game Day powered by Control is a yearly game developer conference with talks from national and international speakers.

Dutch Game Day powered by Control is a collaboration between Dutch Media Week, Dutch Games Association and Control. Control’s role is to program the conference. Dutch Media Week integrated the game day into their broader programming, the Dutch Games Association is organizer and in charge of all practical matters.

The event consists of a two-track conference with national and international speakers. There is also a central expo, where companies can showcase their games and products or look for customers, partners, employees or trainees. The day will end with a networking reception followed by the presentation of the Dutch Game Awards 2023 organized by the DGA.

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The Organizers


Control is the trade publication for the Dutch and Flemish games industry.


Dutch Media Week

Dutch Media Week is the media festival of the Netherlands, promoting, stimulating and celebrating media and innovations in the industry from October 2 to 8. The festival lets visitors experience how important media are in our daily lives. From innovation and creation to talent development. Dutch Media Week is organized by Sound and Vision, in close cooperation with the municipality of Hilversum and Hilversum Marketing.


Dutch Games Association

The Dutch Games Association represents the Dutch games industry. Founded in 2008, it is the official sector organization for game creators in the Netherlands. It is their mission to help the Dutch game industry reach its full potential.