2017 Speakers

2017 Speakers

Ali Nazer

Head of Global Gaming Strategy, Facebook

Allen DeBevoise

Managing Partner, Third Wave Digital
(formerly CEO, Machinima)

Anatoly Ropotov

CEO, Game Insight

Andrew Stalbow

Co-Founder & CEO,
Seriously

Ashley Esquesda

Senior Editor,
CNET

Barry Cottle

CEO, Scientific Games Interactive
(formerly Chief Revenue Officer, Zynga)

Ben Feder

President, International Partnerships (North America), Tencent Games
(formerly CEO Take-Two Interactive)

Bernard Kim

President of Publishing,
Zynga

Bill Wang

President, Overseas Business, 360 Games

Bill Young

Head of Strategic Partnerships & Sponsorships, Twitch

Bin Jeong

CEO,
Pinkfong USA

Bo Daly

Co-founder and Chief Business Officer, Super Evil Megacorp

Brent Bushnell

CEO, Two Bit Circus

Brooks Brown

Global Director of Virtual Reality, Starbreeze Studios

Bruce Lazarus

Chief Executive Officer, Media Audits International

Chris DeWolfe

CEO and Co-Founder,
Jam City

Chris Early

VP of Partnerships and Revenue,
Ubisoft

Chris Heatherly

EVP Games and Digital Platforms,
NBCUniversal

Chris Hewish

Executive Vice President of Interactive,
Skydance Media

Chris Petrovic

SVP, Corporate Strategy & Development, Zynga Inc.

Chrissie Scelsi

U.S. General Counsel,
Wargaming

Craig Donato

Chief Business Officer
Roblox

Cynthia Woll

Creative Consultant, Game Design and Production

Damon Lau

Co-Founder and CEO, Everyday Influencers

Dan Murray

President,
Skybound Interactive

David Perry

CEO & Co-Founder, VYRL.co
(formerly CEO, Gaikai, Acquired by Sony)

David Roberts

SVP, GM PopCap, Electronic Arts
(formerly CEO, PopCap Games- Acquired by EA)

Derek Douglas

Head of the Games Department, Creative Artists Agency

Enrico D’Angelo

VP of Free-to-Play Products, Activision Publishing

Frank Gibeau

CEO, Zynga
(formerly President, EA Labels, Electronic Arts)

Gilbert Lee

Partner, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP

Imari Oliver

Vice President, Sales and Global Partnerships, Esports, WME | IMG

Isaac Zucca

Senior Branded Content Manager, Twitch

Isabel Gan

Director, Strategic Development and M&A, Mattel

Jacob Carlson

Digital Media Strategist- Consulting Manager, Manatt Digital

Jamil Moledina

Games Strategic Lead, Google Play

Jason Kirby

Chief Revenue Officer, LiquidSky

Javier Ferreira

President & COO, Scopely

Javon Frazier

EVP, Strategy & Business Development,
Studio71

Joe Gatdula

Director, Integrated Marketing, DEFY Media

Johannes Saam

Senior Creative Developer, Framestore

John Pleasants

CEO, Brava Home Inc.
(formerly CEO, Playdom- acquired by Disney)

John Robinson

VP, Business Development, Nexon

Jon Radoff

CEO & Founder,
Disruptor Beam

Jonathan Anastas

Chief Marketing Officer, LiveXLive & Slacker Radio (formerly Vice President, Global Brand Marketing, Head of Digital and Social Marketing - Activision)

Josh Burns

Founder,
DigitalDevConnect

Josh Yguado

President and Co-Founder,
Jam City

Kimberly Culp

Director,
Carr McClellan P.C.

Kristian Segerstrale

CEO, Super Evil Megacorp
(formerly Supercell Investor/Past Board Member; Playfish (now EA) & Glu Mobile Co-Founder)

Lars Buttler

Co-Founder & CEO, AI Foundation
(formerly CEO, Trion Worlds)

Lisa Anderson

Vice President, Games,
The Walt Disney Company

Mari Takahashi

Host and Producer, SMOSH Games, a DEFY Media brand

Mark Leathem

HyperX General Manager, HyperX

Michael Cai

President,
Interpret

Michael Zhang

Founder & CEO, Firefly Games Inc.

Mike Lee

Head of Partnerships, Everyday Influencers/Press X

Mikko Setala

EVP, Rovio Entertainment Ltd. (formerly President - Rovio Animation Company)

Min Kim

Co-Founder, Bonfire Studios
(formerly CEO, Nexon America)

Minard Hamilton

Managing Partner,
Driver Ventures

Nanea Reeves

CEO & Co-Founder,
TRIPP

Ned Sherman

Counsel/Director, Manatt Digital;
Founder, Digital Media Wire

Ophir Lupu

Head of Video Games, United Talent Agency

Owen Mahoney

CEO,
Nexon

Peter Akemann

President, Skydance Interactive

Peter Letz

Director of Gaming, Studio71

Randy Shaffer

Senior Sales Director U.S.- Xbox, Verizon Media
(formerly West & Central Region Sales Director, Xbox Advertising - Microsoft)

Richard Marks

Research Fellow,
Sony Interactive Entertainment

Richard Taub

Sr. VP Broadcast & Digital Services Media Audits International

Rob Pardo

Design and Operations, Bonfire Studios
(formerly Game Designer/Former CCO - Blizzard Entertainment)

Sarah Xie

Manager, Mobile Apps Partnership, Google

Stan Press

Managing Director Digital and Gaming, Magid Advisors

Stephanie Chan

Reporter,
VentureBeat

Steven Roberts

Executive Chairman, ESL

Ted Schilowitz

Futurist,
Paramount Pictures

Teemu Huuhtanen

Co-founder & CEO, Next Games

Tinzar Sherman

CEO and Co-founder, Digital Media Wire

Tony Bartel

Former COO, Gamestop
(formerly President, Gamestop)

TQ Jefferson

Executive Producer, Skybound Interactive

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