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IGDA Philadelphia Center City Hosted by IndyHall

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Jam Site Information

22 N. 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA

Building Name: 
Daniel Building
Jam Organizer Information
Contact Name: 
Tristin Hightower
Contact Email: 
Jam Logistics
Entrance Fee: 
none - however donations are welcome
Site will remain open for entire 48 hours
Who can participate: 
Age restrictions: 
no age restrictions
No security available
Auditorium space: 
No space available
Media Stream

Site notes can be found here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1EQpvjVu0bxBuE9-iGhc1vDejHWkEdkS9fPv6...

!!! This is a BYOT (Bring Your Own Technology) site !!!
You will need to bring your own equipment or tools in order to participate in Global Game Jam at IndyHall. If you can bring it, you can use it!

A HUGE thank you to all of our 2012 sponsors!
- Location Sponsors: Indy Hall and Camden County College
- Full Screen Sponsors: Cipher Prime & Disk Makers
- Shared PLUS Screen Sponsors: AMI Entertainment, Microsoft
- Shared Screen Sponsors: Island Officials, Play Eternal, Too Many Games
- Board Game Sponsor: Rolco Games
- Food Sponsor: PopChips!
A FEW OPPORTUNITIES LEFT: http://bit.ly/IGDAPhillyGGJ2012Sponsorship

things to consider bringing:
- computers, monitors, keyboards, mice
- Ethernet cables
- power strips
- headphones
- Artist or musician? What equipment/software will you need to do your thing? Make sure you bring it!
- Plan to make a non-digital (card/board) game? What type of things would you make it out of? BRING IT!

Comfort / Sleeping
- chair (if you don't want to sit on a folding chair all weekend)
- blow up mattress / cot / sleeping bag / something to sleep on (if you plan to snooze and don't want to be on the concrete floor)
- ear plugs / sleeping mask

- if you would like to dine on something besides take-out, consider bringing some snacks

The site has:
- hard-wired AND wireless internet available
- a fridge and microwave
- access to showers if pre-arranged -- bring your toiletries if you'd like to use them
- a variety of delivery/take-out menus to choose from
- numerous restaurants and bars nearby: http://bit.ly/aNpdDs

The space is handicap accessible.

Public Transportation
This site is easily accessible via SEPTA and PATCO.

SEPTA Market - Frankfort (Blue) Line
The Market-Frankfort Line has stops at both 5th Street and Penns Landing (2nd Street). The site is a 2.5 block walk from 5th Street and a 1.5 block walk from 2nd Street

Various buses go back and forth near 3rd and Market; please check maps and schedules to determine the best route for you to get to 3rd & Market

Take PATCO to 8th & Market. From there you can bus, take the SEPTA Market-Frankfort line or walk to IndyHall at 3rd & Market

Looking for parking near the site? Here's a list of nearby lots according to the Philadelphia Parking Authority: http://bit.ly/cQPhT5

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