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UKIE is the only trade body for the UK’s wider interactive entertainment industry. We exist to champion the interests, needs and positive image of the videogames and interactive entertainment industry who’s companies make up our membership.
We’re here to help ensure that our members from the videogames and wider interactive entertainment industry have the right economic, political and social environment needed for this expanding industry to thrive.
We provide a range of services to meet the shared needs of our members and to further the interests of the interactive entertainment industry as a whole:
We build strong working relationships with parliamentarians and policymakers to ensure industry needs are met through appropriate Government support.
You can read more about UKIE, our areas of work, and the benefits to becoming a member under our Mission Statement and Our Policies.
TIGA is the trade association representing the video game industry. We help developers and digital publishers build successful studios, network with the right people, save money and access professional business advice.We also have outsourcing companies, technology businesses and universities amongst our membership. Since 2010, TIGA has won 16 business awards.
TIGA focuses on three sets of activities: Political representation, Media representation and Business services.
This enhances the competitiveness of our members by providing benefits that make a material difference to their businesses, including a reduction in costs and improved commercial opportunities. It also means our members’ voices are heard in the corridors of power and positively represented in national, broadcast and UK video game trade media.
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Women In Games (WIGJ) works to recruit, retain and support the progression of women in the games industry by positively and actively promoting female role models and giving encouragement and information to those women seeking to work in games.