Representation of diverse thought is of vital importance to every industry, proven to drive innovation and advance progress. We’re passionate about building a more inclusive gaming, entertainment, VR/AR and tech industry with WISER, a new Women’s Speaker Bureau.
Created in partnership between the Open Gaming Alliance and Unity Technologies, WISER is a collective of female professionals working in gaming, entertainment, VR/AR and technology who interested in speaking on panels, emceeing, presenting at public events and teaching workshops.
WISER is now the fastest growing speakers bureau for women in games, entertainment, VR, AR and technology. In just the first month since its launch over 125 professional women have already signed up from companies such as Disney, Nvidia, Intel, Unity, Epic, King, The Foundry, Electronic Arts, Bioware, Ubisoft, Intuit, Oculus and many more.
Their stats: 35% are CEOs, 71% have been in the industry for over 5 years and 42% have a Masters degree or higher. They come from all over the world and 95% have prior speaking experience!
This resource is to help event organizers identify and recruit qualified candidates for open speaking opportunities. Participants are peer-endorsed experts in their fields, able to speak on topics ranging from leadership, to product management, software development, engineering, design, and market trends. WISER includes company representatives and thought-leaders, independent creators, and business professionals.
Interested speakers are encouraged to add their names to the database by filling out the form below. Access to the WISER database is limited to verified event organizers and affiliates. If you are with a conference, or if you are looking to find talented women who can speak for an upcoming event please contact us directly.
More information is available in the press release.