SWISSGAMES is initiated by Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Arts Council.

Now Open: Call for Participation to GDC San Francisco

GDC 2018 (c) SwissGames

More information here

Link to the Call for Participation

We are looking for the best Swiss studios to join the SwissGames delegation to GDC 2019, the biggest event in the world dedicated to interactive entertainment, taking place every year in San Francisco.

The offered services include, amongst others, an exhibition space within the SwissGames booth, access to the matchmaking platform and financial support for accomodation and travel expenses. Furthemore, SwissGames hosts several events during the week, together with valuable partners, and offers promotional coverage before and during the event.

Applications are now open, until November 3rd 2018.

Here is a review of the 2018 SwissGames delegation at GDC.

Upcoming maintenance work

The application portal myprohelvetia will be updated from 1.1.-7.1.2024. Due to these changes, open applications must be finalized and submitted via the current online portal ( by the latest 23:59 on 31 December 2023. Until this date, the deadlines and criteria outlined in the current guidelines and calls for applications apply. New applications can be created and submitted in the application portal as of 8 January 2024.