GameDev Atlantic (GDA) celebrates and fosters growth for the Game Development industry in Atlantic Canada. GDA strengthens the connections and communication between game studios, developers, and students. Entering into its third year, during special circumstances, GDA 2020 will be hosted online. The day-long conference has a selection of lectures and panels. The GDA Expo showcases the latest game development tools and services, local providers, and game studios from across Atlantic Canada. The ISNS Mentor Lounge, a dedicated community space where GDA attendees can take a break from all of the learning to relax and meet new people, hear micro talks, and view a job board of hiring game companies.