Jon Manning is the co-founder of Secret Lab, an independent game development studio. He's written a whole bunch of books for O'Reilly Media about iOS development and game development, and has a doctorate about jerks on the internet. He's currently working on the BAFTA- and IGF Seumas McNally Grand Prize-winning adventure game Night in the Woods, which includes his interactive dialogue system Yarn Spinner.
- Building a Community for Game Developers – Monday 11:20 a.m.–11:50 a.m. in Room 6
- Compiling Your Story: Using Techniques from Compiler Design to Check Your Narrative – Thursday 10:45 a.m.–11:30 a.m. in Room 5