Our Mission is to develop environments and in-game experiences that represent the communities we serve, as well as make recruitment efforts to attract a diverse and inclusive workforce for our member institutions.
- Promote an environment that acknowledges, fosters, and benefits from the unique qualities, rich histories, and wide variety of cultural values and beliefs that make up our member institutions.
- Provide mentorship and opportunities to those who otherwise would not have in roads to our industry.
- Promote creativity, engagement and awareness of inclusive skills to help further individual and team development within the chosen
Founded in 2016, the first act of the Inclusion and Outreach Committee was to provide an inclusion seminar at the Annual IDEA Conference for professionals in the Game Presentation industry.
In 2017, IDEA offered an informational hands on workshop for high school and college students. The purpose is to introduce this robust industry to future potential stars.