Tuesday, November 9, 2021

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Investing in the Next Major Category in Gaming: Play-To-Earn
Gabby Dizon
Gabby Dizon
Yield Guild Games, Co-Founder
Piers Kicks
Piers Kicks
BITKRAFT Ventures, Senior Associate
Miko Matsumura
Miko Matsumura
Gumi Cryptos Capital, General Partner Gumi Ventures
Amy Wu
Amy Wu
Lightspeed Venture Partners, Parnter

As the next iteration on pay-to-play and free-to-play models, "play-to-earn" is often discussed in terms of its benefits for players. As seen in the mini-documentary, Play-to-Earn: NFT Gaming in the Philippines, players have been able to earn significant returns by playing decentralized games. But what does this new business model mean for the mainstream gaming industry? Our speaker panel discusses the changing role of game platforms, publishers, and developers in the burgeoning world of play-to-earn.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

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The Game Investment Boom
Jay Chi
Jay Chi
Makers Fund, Founding Partner
Nick Tuosto
Nick Tuosto
LionTree, Managing Director
Amy Wu
Amy Wu
Lightspeed Venture Partners, Parnter
Kevin Chou
Kevin Chou
SuperLayer, Founder

Gaming venture capital is hitting its stride with big funds and big investments. What better way to talk about what’s coming next for gaming than bringing together the experts who are making some of the biggest investments in the sector?