IGEA News

24
May
IGEA is proud to launch the SMART Program 2023!

IGEA is opening up the SMART Program for 2023. The SMART program is a tailored four-month mentorship and residency program…

08
May
Microsoft Releases Xbox Gaming Safety Toolkit

In partnership with IGEA, the eSafety Commissioner (eSafety), Department of Home Affairs, Office for Classification of Film and Literature,  Netsafe,…

14
Apr
IGEA submission to the Australian Privacy Act Review Report

IGEA has lodged a submission to the Australian Attorney-General’s Department in response to its Privacy Act Review – Report. More information on…

16
Mar
IGEA submission to the Senate Inquiry into the National Cultural Policy

IGEA has lodged a submission to the Senate Environment and Communications References Committee’s Inquiry into the National Cultural Policy. More…

10
Mar
IGEA submission on the Australian copyright enforcement review issues paper

IGEA has made a submission to the Attorney-General’s Department in response to its consultation on the Copyright Enforcement Review Issues…

22
Feb
IGEA submission to the consultation on a prominence framework for connected TV devices

IGEA has made a submission to the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts in response to its…

20
Feb
IGEA Continues To Work With The Government On Passing The Digital Games Tax Offset

Monday, 20 February 2023  IGEA will appear before the Senate Economics Legislation Committee on Tuesday, 21 February to continue to…

02
Feb
IGEA submission to the Senate inquiry into the DGTO bill

IGEA has made a submission to the Senate Economics Legislation Committee as part of its inquiry into the Treasury Laws…

02
Feb
IGEA’s 2023-4 ACT Pre-Budget Submission

IGEA has made a 2023-4 Pre-Budget Submission to the ACT Government.  More information on the consultation can be found here….

02
Feb
IGEA’s 2023-4 Australian Pre-Budget Submission

IGEA has made a 2023-4 Pre-Budget Submission to the Australian Treasury.  More information on the consultation can be found here.

30
Jan
IGEA celebrates the reinstatement of the Australian Interactive Games Fund

IGEA celebrates the announcement from The Hon Tony Burke MP that the Australian Interactive Games Fund (AIGF) will be restored. …

19
Jan
Australian Reception at GDC 2023

IGEA is proud to present the Australian reception at GDC 2023! Join us for networking at the Commonwealth Club in…

10
Jan
GDC Scholarship to Assist Marginalised Developers

IGEA, in collaboration with the GDC Scholarship program, is proud to offer a limited number of all-access passes for Game…

19
Dec
Australian game development industry records job boom

Almost 800 new jobs were created in the past year due to the success and popularity of Australian video games…

01
Dec
IGEA submission to the Australian Treasury’s consultation on the Employment White Paper

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian Treasury in relation to its consultation on the development of the Employment White…

23
Nov
Australian game developers celebrate introduction of DGTO bill into Parliament

23 November, 2022 –  Alongside the Australian video games industry, IGEA is celebrating today’s introduction of the Treasury Laws Amendment…

16
Nov
IGEA submission to House of Representative Committee inquiry into online gambling

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs in relation…

28
Oct
IGEA welcomes confirmation that the Albanese Labor Government is backing the digital games sector

Friday 28 October, 2022 –  IGEA is thrilled by the confirmation that the Albanese Government is backing the digital games…

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