Nexon CEO to present GC Asia Conference keynote

Nexon CEO to present GC Asia Conference keynote

By Ed Fear

August 15th 2008 at 12:37PM

Singapore-based event scoops online giant's talk on 'social interactive entertainment media'

Joonmo Kwon, the CEO of online firm Nexon, will be presenting the keynote speech at the inaugural GC Asia Conference later this year.

Kwon, who is also a committee member of the Korea Media Rating Board and president of the Korea Association of Game Industry, will talk about the future of the online game business in a speech called 'Online Game as Social Interactive Entertainment Media'.

"GCAC is a platform to reach an international audience of game industry insiders as well as the growing consumer market in Singapore and Malaysia," said Kwon.

"By sharing knowledge of online games as entertainment media, we hope to inspire the next generation game companies to think differently and grow the overall market worldwide."

Frank Sliwka, conference director for GCAC, added: "Joonmo Kwon is a veteran in the online and mobile games industries and his knowledge of online games and entertainment will be very valuable to the GCAC attendees. His keynote is a great addition to the conference program, which intends to bring together industry specialists from around the globe to share their ideas and strengthen their business relationships."

GCAC takes place between September 18th and 20th at the Suntec International Convention & Exhibition Centre in Singapore. For more information, visit the official website.