Game Developers Conference 2017

Sony Interactive Entertainment will be participating at the GDC Expo, March 1st thru March 3rd. You'll be able to find our spacious booth at location 1202 in the South Hall, directly facing the center entrance. If you would like to meet with us to talk about the world of PlayStation®, come and visit!

Our booth hosts a variety of development tools available to our licensees on PlayStation® platforms, as well as many new and interesting games.

In addition, Sony Interactive Entertainment developers, programmers, producers, and technology specialists as well as experts from independent development studios will be speaking on a variety of topics.


Booth Features

Tech Kiosks

Come by the booth to see the latest tools and technology that are available to our developers.

PlayStation VR Aim Controller & 3D Audio
PlayStation Magic Lab VR Tech Demo
PlayStation Developer Tools – SN Systems
PlayStation 4 Subdiv
PlayStation VR Game Engines
PlayStation VR Trace Tool

View more information on each tech kiosk


Introducing "Ask Developer Relations @GDC"

The “Ask Developer Relations @ GDC” table will be here throughout GDC to answer any development related questions around working with PlayStation you may have. Members of our Third Party Developer Relations team will be here to answer them and have discussions with you throughout GDC.

No appointment necessary… Click Here


Sponsored Sessions

Subdiv for the PlayStation®4 (Presented by Sony Interactive Entertainment America)

Date: Thursday, March 2nd

Time: 11:30AM - 12:30PM
Location: Room 3007, West Hall
Track: Programming, Visual Arts

Speaker(s): John Doolittle (Senior Software Engineer, SIE), Anthony Rivero (Senior Character Artist, SIE)

View the complete list of Sponsored Sessions


PlayStation Related Talks

Player Traversal Mechanics in the Vast World of 'Horizon: Zero Dawn'

Date: Thursday, March 2nd

Time: 11:30AM - 12:30PM
Location: Room 2001, West Hall
Track: Programming, Visual Arts

Speaker(s): Paul Van Grinsven (Game Programmer, Guerrilla)

View the complete list of PlayStation Related Talks


Tools & Middleware Information


Become a Registered Developer

Why develop on the PlayStation platforms? With the ability to self-publish on PlayStation®Network across PlayStation®3, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®Vita, and PlayStation®TV, there’s a PlayStation® platform for every game. No slotting, no voting. You are the publisher!

Careers at SIEA

Interested in a career with PlayStation? Stop by the PlayStation Lounge at the Career Center (Booth #1624, South Hall) to grab some coffee, play games, and strike up a conversation with recruiters and hiring managers. 

PlayStation Academic Program

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) offers an academic program to champion the next generation of PlayStation-savvy creators!