Between 01.09.2017–31.08.2019, the European Regional Development Fund co-funds a project called “Estonian Game Industry Development Plan” EU51517 with NGO IGDA Estonia. Total project cost is € 299 350,00 of which € 239 480,00 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 international trade fair visits. 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.