About the sponsors:
Malopolska Voivodeship is the main partner of the event. The regional authorities implement several projects that serve the innovation and economic development of Małopolska and its attractiveness to investors. Małopolska is a perfect location for conducting business, especially based on new technologies.
SoftServe is the Gold Sponsor of the event. It is a team of over 600 people experienced in areas such as VR, AI, Machine Learning, Big Data, as well as core software development, Experience Design, DevOps and many others. The company is present in five locations in Poland - Wrocław, Gliwice, Białystok, Poznań and Warsaw. SoftServe is more than technology and ideas - it is a place where talented and ambitious people can develop their passion!
PixelAnt is a Gold Sponsor of the event. Together with Sumo Group, it works on some of the most recognisable high-end AA+/AAA game brands (such as Forza Horizon, Hitman and Sackboy) and collaborates with some of the biggest partners in the gaming industry (Microsoft, Sony, Nvidia, AMD, Intel, WB). This year the company is launching its own IP based on the Unreal Engine. Nothing is impossible for this brand!
About Digital Dragons:
Digital Dragons is currently one of the largest international events for the digital entertainment industry in Central and Eastern Europe. The main goal of the Digital Dragons is to create a Business to Business (B2B) cooperation platform within the Polish games sector, one of the most intensively developing sectors of the creative industries. Last year’s edition of the Digital Dragons, held online for the first time, attracted 2900 participants, including 1100 companies from 65 countries. Among the representatives of the digital entertainment industry, there were leading Polish and foreign companies. 366 projects from 30 countries were submitted to the two contests: the Indie Celebration and the Digital Dragons Indie Showcase, while media coverage reached over 1.5 million people. In 2021, the Digital Dragons will be held online as a series of events organised from May to September.
About the Kraków Technology Park:
Kraków Technology Park has been co-creating conditions for the development of entrepreneurship for over 20 years. For 10 years it has been running a Technology Incubator for start-ups in the IT industry. It supports and inspires the startup community by organising several events that help verify business ideas: workshops, hackathons and conferences. It implements the KPT ScaleUP acceleration programme. Companies can count on the support of seed funds, tax exemptions under the Polish Investment Zone programme and preferential terms for renting office space. Industry 4.0 and the game industry occupy a special place in the KTP. It is the leader of the hub4industry consortium, whose aim is to provide comprehensive support to companies that want to implement the Industry 4.0 solutions. It organises the Digital Dragons Conference - a key event for the games industry in Europe. KPT also cooperates with the international EIT Digital, which aims to drive the digital transformation in Europe.