Mattia is a character rigger and active community member. In addition to being a board member with IGDA NYC, he's been lending a hand at events like PAX, Indiecade, GDC, Boston FIG and the Game Devs of Color Expo for over 3 years. During the day he works in Player Support for mobile games.
Co-Vice Chair, Communications Director
Oliver Hong is a freelance game designer who has recently graduated from the NYU Game Design MFA program. He specializes in designing games that intervene with physical space. You can find more of his work at origamiandroid.com.
Olga Polukhina is a freelance Artist & Art Historian living in Washington Heights. In 1998 she founded Ibis Arts, providing freelance scholarly research and related data management in the field of ancient Mediterranean art exhibition and sales. More recently, she received a second BFA in Video Game Design and also works as a freelance digital artist. Olga is Events Director for the IGDA NYC chapter.
Secretary, Treasurer, Director of External Relations
Owner and CEO at PolyMedia Productions.
Social Media Coordinator
Game designer/writer focusing on education, journalism, and social impact—all platforms, media.
Meetup Group Administrator
I'm an artist, engineer, entrepreneur, and game maker. I help design custom play spaces for museums, incorporating technology and game design. I also make tabletop games as a hobby.