The more the merrier!
The ION Games Conference (originally known as the Online Games Development Conference) has once again expanded its speaker selection. The show, which runs May 13-15, 2008, now includes notable individuals from various parts of the industry, like Pirates of the Burning Sea's Joe Ludwig and Nexon's Min Kim. Here's the whole list:
- Joe Ludwig,
Director of Development at Flying Lab Software discusses and
dissects the positives and negatives experienced in the development
of Flying Lab's pirate-themed MMORPG in the Pirates of the Burning Sea: A Postpartum
- Min Kim,
Director of Game Operations at Nexon America, joins the panel
Creating a Global Marketplace for MMOGs: Can
East and West Really Play
Together?, which is covering the critical topic of
adaption of online games to create a global gaming development and
Elchoness, Executive Director of the Association of Virtual
Worlds leads a blue ribbon panel in the Redefining
Virtual Worlds for Mass Market Consumption session that
into the fundamental identity of, and future for, virtual worlds.
- Wanda Meloni,
President & Senior Technology Analyst with DFC Intelligence,
moderates an experienced panel that examines the future trends of
online game development on console platforms in the Console 2.0 -
Taking Console Games Online session.
- Dillon Seo,
Global Business Manager with Korea Game Industry Agency (KOGIA)
shares his unique insight from within one of the world's hottest
markets for online games, Korea, at his lecture, Korea Online
Game Industry - Where is it Heading?
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