About Us

IGDA Chicago has been a chapter of the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) since 2001.

IGDA Chicago strives to enrich our local game development community through civic engagement and regular events that facilitate networking and professional growth, as well as coordination with local studios, educators, and organizations to ensure Chicago thrives as a major game development hub of the Midwest.

The Board

Ross A. Hersemann – Chair
Tom Caprel
Chris Weiss
Ryan Sizemore
Josh Delson
Sam Bond



Feel free to email us at info@www.igdachicago.com.

About the IGDA

The International Game Developers Association is the largest non-profit membership organization serving individuals who create video games. The IGDA is committeed to advancing the careers and enhancing the lives of game developers by connecting members with their peers, promoting professional development, and advocating on issues that affect the developer community. For more information on the IGDA, please visit www.igda.org.


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