Welcome to the Canada Business Lounge at GDC


The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) and partners, Telefilm Canada and Export Development Canada, are supporting Canada’s leading game development industry at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, March 18, 19, 20 & 21, with prestigious meeting space, an international matchmaking program, and a Canada networking reception organized by the CIAIC.

Steps away from the Moscone Center at the InterContinental (888 Howard Street, 5th Floor 8:00 – 5:00), the Canada Business Lounge is for all Canadian companies and organizations at GDC. There will be an open-concept meeting area with Wi-Fi, catering, and reception desk services as well as five private meeting rooms available for pre-booking in 30-minute meeting slots.


Canadian companies

Please register and submit your profile before February 21 to participate in our matchmaking program. Trade Commissioners will distribute profiles to their international network of publishers and buyers.  If you would like to book a room for your pre-arranged meeting, please send your request, including meeting details, to: canada-gdc@international.gc.ca

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International buyers

For those companies that are interested in Canadian solutions, please visit our profile page to view Canadian company capabilities in advance of the show.

Trade Commissioners

Trade Commissioners from Brazil, China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, the UK, Seattle, Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Los Angeles are coming to the show and will be available to discuss market opportunities.