Nov. 5th, 2022 - Dockweiler State Beach, CA
The 2nd Annual AIAS Foundation bit.run 5K was held at Dockweiler State Beach on November 5th 2022. This year featured a team competition with groups comprised of Southern California game developers. The winning team came to us from Santa Monica Studio. Congratulations to all the participants on a great race!
The AIAS Foundation wishes to thank all of the sponsors and runners. Your participation will help the AIAS Foundation continue it's efforts in creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for students and young professionals seeking opportunities in the games industry.
We hope to see you again next year!
Click below to view the full race times and scroll down to the bottom of the page for a gallery of photos from the race.
|About the AIAS Foundation|
|The AIAS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) and participation in this race will help us continue to fund our many projects aimed at helping develop a new generation of game makers.|
We provide tuition assistance to students pursuing careers in game development. These students are provided a year-long mentorship as well as an opportunity to attend DICE Summit – travel included. We also match early-career, underrepresented game developers with mentors and provide travel stipends to attend industry events of their choice.
Our mentor program pairs students and early-career game developers with established professionals in a year-long mentorship program. The mentees are also given an opportunity to attend DICE Summit – including travel costs.
|Amplifying New Voices
The Foundation hosts an annual workshop that provides professional training to early to mid-career, underrepresented game developers. A travel stipend and complimentary GDC pass are provided. The goal is to create the next generation of games spokespeople.
This program provides scholarships, mentorships, and educational opportunities for individuals interested in promoting women in gaming.