A session at Echelon 2013: Driving Asia's Tech Industry Forward

Wednesday 5th June, 2013

1:50pm to 2:30pm (SMT)

Key trends in the gaming industry around this region.

  • Why is Supercell doing so well and can Asian companies replicate this model?
  • What are some of the games that are doing phenomenally well in Asia?
  • How are traditional companies (Blizzard) moving towards the shift in the gaming industry of freemium models?
  • Will there ever be an SEAsian GREE/Supercell/Rovio?
  • How has the Singapore government help in building the gaming industry here?
  • Are games really a fad, and how do you build a real business around them?
  • How have payments affected gaming and how has the distribution of games evolved?
  • What are some of the pitfalls that new game companies make when they launch?
  • What can traditional juggernauts like Nintendo and SEGA do to re-invigorate themselves?

About the speakers

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Rivai Adidharma

Sr VP, International Business Development - MOL Global Pte Ltd

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Hironao Kunimitsu

Founder & President - gumi. Inc

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Anton Soeharyo

Co-Founder & CEO - Touchten

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Time 1:50pm2:30pm SMT

Date Wed 5th June 2013

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