Gran Turismo creator Yamauchi to headline DICE

Gran Turismo creator Yamauchi to headline DICE

By Rob Crossley

November 4th 2010 at 1:08PM

5th Cell, Booyah and Cerny Games also set to speak

Polyphony Digital’s longstanding CEO Kazunori Yamauchi has been announced as the headline speaker at next year’s DICE event in Las Vegas.

The conference, set for 9-11th February, will also feature speakers from the likes of 5th Cell, Booyah and Cerny Games, along with film-maker John Stevenson.

“The DICE Summit is the pre-eminent stage for creativity within the world of interactive entertainment,” said academy of interactive arts & sciences president, Martin Rae.

“We are pleased to feature some of the leading creative minds from the whole spectrum of interactive entertainment - film to traditional console games to casual games - come to share their philosophy and approach to producing entertainment.”