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QuakeCon

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NewSchool and Media Design School to sponsor and present at Dallas Gaming Convention QuakeCon 2015
Date

NewSchool of Architecture & Design and New Zealand-based Media Design School (MDS) are sponsors of the 20th annual gaming conference QuakeCon 2015 in Dallas — an event often described as the “Woodstock of Gaming.” MDS faculty member and industry veteran Mike Porter will lead two sessions during the conference on his career journey and how to get started in the industry.

NewSchool and MDS will host booth No. 504 opposite the exhibit-area stage where Porter will speak. The universities are raffling an Xbox One during Porter’s first presentation that begins at 2:20 p.m. on July 23. Attendees who sign-up at NewSchool and MDS booth No. 504 on Thurs., July 23 will have an opportunity to win the game console. The winner will be announced by Porter during his second presentation on Sat., July 25 at 11:40 a.m.QuakeCon,created by gamers, for gamers, is free to attend and open to the public.