21 speakers in final London Games Conference line-up

21 speakers in final London Games Conference line-up

By Develop Staff

November 2nd 2012 at 1:55PM

Stellar selection of industry figures, headlined by Phil Harrison

Twenty-one experts in digital games and marketing will take to the stage at next month's London Games Conference.

The November 21st event has packed well-known industry faces,up-and-coming online businesses and iconic names like Twitter, Xbox, Google and EA into its targeted conference.

A full schedule for the event has now been set and can be seen below (text-only version is at the end of this piece).

Book your place at www.londongamesconference.com, or email Hannah.Short@intentmedia.co.uk, or call her on 01992 535 646. Tickets cost £269 with discounts for Ukie, Tiga and Game Republic members.

The London Games Conference takes place at One Wimpole Street.

Tickets cost £269 with discounts for UKIE, TIGA and Game Republic members. 

Book your place at www.londongamesconference.com, or email Hannah.Short@intentmedia.co.uk, or call her on 01992 535 646.

Platinum Partner for the event is Meteor Entertainment, with Gold Partner support from 6WavesQinqo and Microsoft plus Event Partner Heaven Media.

15:15 – 16:00 Registration and Tea/Coffee

16:00 – 16:05 Welcome – James Binns, Chairman London Games Conference

16:05 - 16:35 Keynote Address – Building the future of entertainment - Phil Harrison, Corporate Vice President at Microsoft

16:35 – 16:40 Yogscast: From playtime to primetime - Mark Turpin, Business Development Manager at Yogscast 

16:40 - 17:00 Sega: How to build a digital business with Steam - John Clarke, Vice President, Digital Distribution (PC) at Sega

17:00 - 17:20 Google: What gamers want to know - Warren Mills, Industry manager for entertainment at Google

17:20 – 17:25 Qinqo: Connecting Bricks & Clicks, Jeremy Wigmore, SVP Europe at Qinqo

17:25 - 17:45 Keynote Address - The good and bad sides of the F2P business model - Sean Decker, VP Play4Free at Electronic Arts 

17:45 – 17:50 PlayMob: How to link your good game with a good cause – Jude Ower, Founder & CEO at PlayMob

17:50 - 18:10 IGN: A media owner’s perspective on digital content discovery and distribution - Richard Keen, International Publishing Director at IGN

18:10 - 18:40 Coffee Break

18:40 – 19:00 Disney: Old tricks for new dogs - what can the "new" games economy take from the "old" publishing model - Matt Carroll, Commercial Director, Digital Games at The Walt Disney Company EMEA

19:00 – 19:05 Microsoft presentation

19:05 - 19:25 Digital Transition: The Heroes and Zeroes - Nicholas Lovell, GamesBrief

19.25 – 19:30 6Waves: Global Opportunities for Social & Mobiles Games - Rex Ng, Chief Executive Officer at 6waves

19:30 - 19:50 Twitter: What gamers are talking about - Bruce Daisley, sales director at Twitter UK

19:50 – 19:55 Heaven Media: How eSports is changing your market – Mark Reed, Chairman at Heaven Media

19:55 – 20:05 IHS Screen Digest: Key metrics from the games market - Piers Harding-Rolls, Head of Games at IHS Screen Digest

20:05 – 20:25 Panel: The future of the games machine
Dr Jo Twist, Ukie – moderator
Panelists: Simon Little, Managing Director, PEGI SA; Roger Walkden, Senior Director, Business Development, EA; Nick Button-Brown, General Manager, Games, Crytek; Barclay Deeming, VP of Gamers, NaturalMotion; Rex Ng, 6waves

20:25 – 20:40 Keynote Address – Hawken and Transmedia, Mark Long, CEO at Meteor Entertainment

20:40 – 20:45 Closing Remarks – James Binns, Conference Chairman

20:45 - 23:00 Networking Buffet and Drinks