This year, for the first time at gamescom, the Ukrainian Pavilion will be presented. And you can find Sasha there in the business zone of hall 3.2 (C-050g, D-051g).
The goal of the Ukrainian Pavilion is to spotlight remarkable achievements of the Ukrainian video games industry, showcase cutting-edge innovations, support the reputation of Ukraine and attract targeted foreign investments in the industry.
Also, make sure to visit “Unpaused: The Ukrainian Games Industry in Times of War” panel discussion starting on 22 August at 16:00 (Stage 9 – Kongresssaal 1) as Sasha Kononenko, Recruitment Lead at Values Value, is going to participate there together with other industry experts such as Olena Lobova, Co-Founder & CBDO at GDBAY, Olga Khomenko, COO & Co-Founder of PlayToMax, Iryna Somka, Director of Business Development at Games Gathering, Oleg Yavorsky, Business Development Director at VG Entertainment, and Vitalii Zubkov, Indie Game Director at Marevo Collective.
Talking about goals, Sasha says: “I want European game studios to keep hiring Ukrainian specialists because they are hard-working and can be productive even in war conditions. Ukrainian game designers, artists, and developers can strengthen any project by their competence and qualifications. And even in blackouts they found opportunities to keep working…”.
Looking forward to seeing you in Cologne!