Jeff Pobst talk: From CS:GO to VR – 11 years of Game Development

By July 6, 2017News
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We’re continuing to present you our Seattle Summit line-up of speakers. This time it will be a person who has a wide experience in gaming industry, earned a doctorate in Aerospace Engineering and used to be a satellite project manager. This is huge!

Jeff Pobst is going to visit DevGAMM Summit in Seattle with a talk ‘From CS:GO to VR – 11 years of Game Development at Hidden Path Entertainment’. You will learn the facts of the evolution of the American video game development company HPE, which worked on Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and this talk will show you how VR transforms classic gaming.

During this session, Jeff is going to share his experience of working on CS:GO, which is a multiplayer first-person shooter video game, in conjunction with Valve. In his talk, Jeff will cover topical subjects for game developers: working with big publishers and strategic investors, paving your way in VR and self publishing, and compare and contrast those experiences.

Jeff is a Founder and CEO of Hidden Path Entertainment. He has been heavily involved in the gaming industry for almost twenty years holding such roles as game programmer, producer, and chief operating officer. Before co-founding HPE 11 years ago, Jeff was a group leader at Microsoft for the Xbox and Xbox 360 platforms.

He has shipped over 30 different game titles on multiple PC, console, and VR platforms including Hidden Path Entertainment titles such as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Age of Empires II HD, the Defense Grid franchise, and more. Prior to HPE, Jeff had the privilege of bringing games in the Half-Life, Homeworld and Lord of the Rings franchises to market.

Join us at DevGAMM Summit in Seattle, learn from our experienced speaker all the aspects of self publishing and VR games development. Buy your tickets now!