Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Welcome from Emcee
Kahlief Adams
Kahlief Adams Riot Games, DEI Program Manager
Opening Remarks
Dean Takahashi
Dean Takahashi GamesBeat, Lead Writer
The Facebook Gaming Perspective
Rick Kelley
Rick Kelley Meta, Vice President, Global Gaming
Dean Takahashi
Dean Takahashi GamesBeat, Lead Writer
Harnessing Cross-Play Across Instant Games
Andrew Mo
Andrew Mo Meta, Product Lead
Jens Abke
Jens Abke LOTUM, Co-founder & CEO
M&A Crystal Ball: Where Do We Go From Here?
Hemal Thaker
Hemal Thaker Goldman Sachs, Global Head of Gaming and Interactive Entertainment Investment Banking
Affan Butt
Affan Butt Aream & Co., Founding Partner
Chris Petrovic
Chris Petrovic FunPlus, Chief Business Officer
Jenna Hardy
Jenna Hardy Gearbox, CFO
The Balance between New Players and Loyal Fans
Laura Keren
Laura Keren Playtika, VP Marketing
Peleg Israeli
Peleg Israeli Meta, Director of Global Gaming, Creative Shop
Audience-Driven Games
Oliver Messenger
Oliver Messenger Meta, Director of Product Management
Jacob Navok
Jacob Navok Genvid Technologies, CEO & Co-Founder
Matthew Ball
Matthew Ball EpyllionCo, Managing Partner
App Monetization Strategies for 2022
Scott Koenigsberg
Scott Koenigsberg Zynga, Chief Product Officer
Rina Hahm
Rina Hahm Meta Audience Network, Head of NA-West
The Social Impact of Games: Virtual Roundtable
Simay Dinc
Simay Dinc Recontact Games, Co-founder
Susanna Pollack
Susanna Pollack Games for Change, President
Cristina Amaya
Cristina Amaya Latinx in Gaming, President & Co-Founder
Why Brand Building is a Must for Game Companies
Willem Dinger
Willem Dinger Unilever, Global Director of Sponsorships
Brian Colbert
Brian Colbert Meta, Head of Gaming, Americas
Reaching More Players via Inclusive Game Design
Tara Voelker
Tara Voelker Microsoft, Xbox Game Studios Accessibility Lead
Osama Dorias
Osama Dorias WB Games Montreal, Senior Game Designer
Laura Teclemariam
Laura Teclemariam Netflix, Director of Product Innovation, Animation
Renee Gittins
Renee Gittins IGDA, Executive Director
Diversity and its Role in Building Engaged Audiences
Thrive Gaming
Thrive Gaming Facebook Creator
Bre Eazyy
Bre Eazyy Facebook Gaming Creator
Luis Olivalves
Luis Olivalves Facebook, Director of Global Gaming Creator Partnerships
Building the Metaverse
Jason Rubin
Jason Rubin Meta, VP Metaverse Content
Dean Takahashi
Dean Takahashi GamesBeat, Lead Writer