(3rd floor – 11am to 10pm)


On the expo floor, the industry meets the consumer!

Videogame developers, virtual reality companies and universities promote their demos, technologies and programs.

Learn the basics steps to make a videogame using Unity, Unreal and Swift (Apple) at our Videogame Development Lab.

Have fun and let your imagination fly while developing, building and programming drones, or learn about our LEGO education program and Makey Makey at our STEM Lab.

Go back in time and enjoy our classic and retro videogame consoles….and even some arcades at our Videogames Area.

Show off your skills and prove you’re the number one gamer at our different Videogame Tournaments!


(2nd floor – 9am to 5pm, register @8am)


Conferences and workshops targeted at University students and current developers alike put them on the path to success.

Gamacon provides the opportunity for the audience to hear professionals’ experiences, learning about trends and identify opportunities within this industry.

Learn about Creativity, Production, Virtual Reality and Business & Marketing.

Join one of our workshops to hone your skills in Unity, Unreal, and Swift.




At business roundtables, meet with game developers and artist from Mexico and other parts of the world, educational institutes, regional committees, and the government institutions in charge of the economic development of the State.

Meet the developers that could make your next game.

Get in touch with companies looking to publish new IPs.

Find the location and staff to open a local office of your business.

Discover your next off shore game studio.

Get in touch with companies looking to outsource.

ONLY BY INVITATION. For more info email hcastro@gamacon.mx, subject: “Encuentro de negocios Tijuana 2018.”


  • Prices:

    Before April 23rd:
       Conferences and workshops.....$200 pesos
     (includes expo)
       Expo..... $100 pesos
     (doesn’t include conferences and workshops)

    From April 23rd
       Conferences and workshops.....$300 pesos
     (includes expo)
       Expo.....$150 pesos
     (doesn’t include conferences and workshops)

Gamacon was founded on March 14th, 2008 to boost the video games, animation and creative media development industry in Mexico.

Our three main objectives are:

Create business opportunities for all Mexican development studios.
Complement and improve the educational institute’s academic programs.
Promote the Mexican culture and art by digital means.

Gamacon converges all activities related to this industry and unifies all efforts in these areas to seek a common goal.

Event supported by the Mexican Videogame Association, Secretariat of Economy, the Baja California IT Cluster, Tourism Committee, ProMexico, educational institutes and the private sector.