Andrés Ortiz Suárez

Andrés Ortiz Suárez

Lead Programmer
Andrés is the Lead Programmer at Airship Syndicate and has been working on games professionally for over a decade. He's worked on titles like Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, Ruined King: A League of Legends Story and, most recently, Wayfinder. He lives in Austin, TX with his partner and two cats.


Ruined King: A League of Legends Story
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End

Talks & sessions

Panel Dicussion: Are diversity, inclusion and equity moving at the right pace?

Diversity  is a hot topic in every industry these days, but specially in the  gaming industry. Every person one talks to is up for including and  equity, however  scandals keep on popping and our offices and the games we make are not  yet that diverse. Why and what can we do? 

Andrés Ortiz Suaréz (Deck Nine)
Gabby Llanillo (Riot Games)
Linda Komsic (Square Enix)
Hosted by: Cristina Vega (IO Interactive)

Epic Engineering: Unleash Your Team's Creative Potential

Is your engineering team constantly running low on mana? Are your other departments "waiting on tech" like it's on cooldown? Is your studio starting to feel less like creative mode and more like a battle royale? Do not miss this talk!

Join an accomplished lead programmer as they explore tactics for fighting uncertainty head-on, implementing fast and flexible engineering practices, and strategizing for the long term. Learn from real-world stories about how other studios succeeded, failed, and ultimately leveled-up their team's abilities.

Join us and equip yourself with the tools to dismantle development bottlenecks and unleash the full force of your studio's creative potential!