A composer, sound designer, voice actor, and game jammer who have worked on over 90 jam games in the past couple years. At Global Game Jam 2018, they set a world record when they livestreamed themselves soundtracking 17 games at a single jam. Would you like to know why you should care about video games? Elie is most known as a composer, sound designer, voice actor, and unyielding game jammer. Elie’s reputation began with speed-making music and in 2018 they set a world record when they soundtracked 17 video games in one weekend.
Outside of video game audio, Elie is an educational and motivational speaker who speaks frequently on a wide range of topics at conferences, festivals, schools and other events.
They are a queer activist featured in the new book Näkymätön Sukupuoli (“Invisible Gender”), design escape rooms, DJ under the name Meduusa and are a stand-up comedian as well as the host of the first ever game developer stand-up comedy series “Funny = TRUE.” This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx