Professor for Economics and Entrepreneurship
Professor Odile Limpach teaches Economics and entrepreneurship at the Cologne Game Lab. She also works as Strategic Consultant for serious games and cross-media projects.
Between 2007 and 2014, she was the managing director at the German entertainment software studio Blue Byte. Before she was the managing director of Ubisoft GmbH. She graduated from business school in France and completed her MBA in the USA. Odile Limpach is also involved as a volunteer in the areas of vocational training and media development. Furthermore, she acts as an advisor (CCEF) for the French Ministry for International Business Development.
SpielFabrique | FRANCO-GERMAN GAME ACCELERATOR PROGRAMME
A unique one-year competitive coaching programme dedicated to game production
Secure development funding for the game project
Raise seed equity for the game company
Access online and on-site hands-on business coaching
Access market and finance
Cologne Game Lab (CGL) promotes the research and development of interactive content, such as digital games, playful software applications as well as interactive film and TV formats. By constantly challenging the creative responses towards authorship, audiovisual design and development, CGL is bridging the gap between interactive art, entertainment and learning.
With its undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses and broad range of further education programs and workshops CGL is providing specialist training for current and future gaming industry professionals.
CGL aims to shape public opinion about games in a positive way. By hosting public events and expert conferences, CGL discusses crucial and controversial games topics, making them available to the public and thus fostering a dialogue across target groups.