Sc-fi author Bruce Sterling to keynote Austin GDC

Wednesday, 23 July 2008 19:15 GMT By Patrick Garratt

According to, science fiction author and futurist Bruce Sterling will appear as a keynote speaker at this year’s Austin Game Developers Conference, which takes place on September 15-17.

Sterling’s keynote will focus on the “future of computer entertainment and predicting its expansion by 2043.”

“We are thrilled to have Bruce Sterling as a keynote speaker this year. He will not only inspire our industry’s storytellers to see the future of gaming, and their role in shaping that future but also provoke the minds of all of Austin GDC’s attendees,” said game writer and GDC advisor Susan O’Connor.

By Michael O’Connor