GDC Convoy 2019 is here! Apply now for your pass.

We are thrilled to announce the fifth annual DMG Convoy to GDC!

November 16, 2018

Applications are now closed.

DMG members! Interested in attending the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco March 18-22, 2019? Are you a game developer, artist, designer, or maker looking for friendly pack of pals to enjoy the world's largest professional game industry event with?

We are thrilled to announce the fifth annual DMG Convoy to GDC! Selected applicants will receive a GDC 2019 Conference + Summits pass (valued at $1,699 USD) at no cost.

How to Apply

Please carefully review the below information before applying.

Applications are open November 16-26, 2018. A squad of DMG volunteers (made up of members of our board of directors and programming committee) will review applications and make selections based on:


  1. You must be an active, Class A member of DMG as of Nov. 15, 2018. Check your status in your member profile. Your voting class is listed in the left sidebar.
  2. You must be able to pay for all of your own travel costs, including flights, hotel, food and local transit.
  3. You must agree to the DMG and GDC codes of conduct.


Preference will be given to members who have never attended GDC.


We want know how you hope to benefit from attending the conference, and how you will bring your experience back to our community.

Additional Costs

Travel costs (airfare, accommodations, food, etc.) are your responsibility. We realize this can be a significant barrier to participation, but as a tiny non-profit, we are unable to provide additional financial support.

About GDC

GDC will take place March 18-22, 2019 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. It’s the world’s largest and longest-running game industry event, featuring over 400 lectures, panels, tutorials and round-table discussions on a comprehensive selection of game development topics.

Already have your pass? You can still be part of the Convoy. Join our #gdc-convoy-2019 Slack channel for activity planning, buddy system, transit coordination, food recommendations, travel tips + more.