Between 27.07.2015–31.08.2017, the European Regional Development Fund co-funds a project called “Estonian Game Industry Development Plan” with NGO IGDA Estonia. Total project cost is € 168 797,50 of which € 135 038,00 come from the Fund.
NGO Estonia is a Tallinn, Estonia-based organisation and an official branch of International Game Developers Association (IGDA). Founded in 2015 our main goal is to support game industry and companies by bringing international networking opportunities and organizing events with focus on additional business skills.
Estonian Game Industry Development Plan is a series of regular events, such as Game Jams, regular meet-ups, game developer conferences and expo visitations. Main goals of this project are:
- increasing communication and cooperation between games and other creative media, for example film industry.
- increasing export in the industry by providing additional business and marketing knowledge.
- increasing sustainability of the companies and connecting existing potential to entrepreneurship.