Renee Gittins
Executive Director

IGDA - International Game Developers Association

Renee is the Executive Director of the IGDA, and a multi-disciplinary leader with expertise in software engineering and creative direction. In addition to her role as Executive Director, she maintains her work as the CEO of Stumbling Cat, creator of Potions: A Curious Tale. Renee is a passionate advocate and connector for developers and diversity in the game industry. She is outspoken about initiatives to increase diversity both within the game industry and gaming overall, especially within virtual reality.


Triumph in the Video Games: Let the Magic Happen by Seizing Every Opportunity, Networking & Sharing

  • Taking part, saying yes and getting known within the local game community
  • Determining the steps you can take to get known, be of value and build a meaningful games industry network
  • Exploring IGDA’s role in supporting solo developers and growing studios and how to get involved