The Online Gaming Industry Comes of Age
At more than US$135 billion a year, the gaming industry is bigger than Hollywood so Branded and SCOGA are delighted to announce that some of the biggest names from the world’s online gaming industry will be joining us at ATM18 including Alisports Head of eSports, the CEO of ESL the ‘Biggest eSports company in the world’, the co-founder of Twitch, the largest online platform in the world, the CEO of PUBG one of the biggest online games in the world plus Riot Games, PUBG, AirAsia, Bandai Namco, Ubisoft, Dare Mighty Entertainment, Mineski International Group, Makers Fund, Mighty Bear Games, BITREP, Global Electronic Sports Championship (GESC), SCOGA, LIVEME and many more!
The confirmed (and growing!) list of speakers at Gaming Matters is as follows:
• Francois Logeais, Senior Producer, Ubisoft Pte Ltd
• David Ng, Founder, Go Game
• Linda Li, Content General Manager, LIVEME
If you have made it this far, here are some more astonishing facts about the gaming industry:
Tencent’s ‘WeGame’ recently announced that it will take its gaming platform global to expose Western gamers to Chinese titles.
In another development, Singtel launched a multi-title and regional esports league.
AirAsia too is catching on the wave of esport with sponsorship of World Electronic Sports Games in ASEAN.
eSports is being included as a demonstration sport at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta.
China alone accounted for US$27 billion in gaming revenue last year and is estimated to grow to US$35 billion by 2021.
Southeast Asia will contribute another US$4 billion from some 400 million gamers by the same year.
Interested? Register here.
All That Matters, Asia’s leading Business2Business2Fan event will be held at Ritz-Carlton Millenia from September 7-12, 2018. Conference by day, music festival by night, All That Matters will bring together Asia’s leading music, sports, gaming, digital and marketing pioneers to share what it means to build fans and build brands to engage audiences in the fast-paced, digitally-connected world of entertainment.
Companies featured at this year’s All That Matters include AirAsia, Alibaba, Alpha, Amazon, ASTRO, Cathay Pacific, China Sports Media, CMC Holdings, Empire, ESL, F1, Facebook, FOX Sports, Globe Telecom, Go-Jek, Google, INgrooves, J&J, Live Nation, Lufthansa, McDonalds, Mediacorp, Microsoft, Mission Hills, NBA, Netflix, Ogilvy, ONE Championship, Perform, Philips, PUBG, Riot Games, Spotify, Standard Chartered, Singapore Tourism Board, Telkom Indonesia, Tencent, Twitch, Twitter, Ubisoft, Unilever, Universal Music, Viacom, VICE, Warner Music, YouTube and many more.
For a full list of speakers at the festival, please click here.