Vue Cinema, Leicester Square
This event launched our landmark Next Gen report which sets out how we can transform the UK into world's leading talent hub for video games and visual effects industries.
In July 2010 Ed Vaizey MP, Minister for Culture, Communications and the Creative Industries asked Ian Livingstone and Alex Hope, working with Nesta and Skillset to produce an independent report into the skills needed for school leavers and graduates to fully engage with the UK's world-class video games and visual effects industries.
Watch the launch event here, with speakers including:
- Ed Vaizey MP, Minister for Culture, Communications and the Creative Industries
- Ian Livingstone, Life President of Eidos
- Alex Hope, Managing Director of Double Negative
- John Hayes MP, Minister of State for Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning.