China Bash Night in GDC Week – Cultural Impacts on Game Development, Distribution and Operation
Friday, March 29, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
Co-Hosted by SVCWireless & ChinaSF @ Chartboost
Speakers & Companies
Joe Jasin, Managing Director, DNA Partners, LLC
Alex Xu, SVP of BD and Investment, Perfect World Co., LLP
Roy Liu, Business Development, Chartboost
Xiang Lin, VP, Hoolai
Harry Liu, VP, Glu Mobile
Patrick Liu, CEO, Rekoo
Thomas Shoesmith, Partner, Pillsbury
Vivien Wang, Partner, Deloitte
Lilly Huang, Silicon Valley Bank
Thomas Luo, Co-Founder, PingWest
Companies From China
- ZTE Mobile
- Ice Dog games
- Dolphin Browser
- Xiaodi games
- Perfect World
- Kingside Game Technology
Companies From US
- Glu Mobile
- Pocket Gems
more companies coming....
Demo Tables Provided to Anyone with Cool Games/Apps
5:00pm Game Demos, Food & Networking
6:00pm Cultural Elements in Game Industries
7:00pm Publishing Opportunities for Mobile Games in Asia -- Rekoo, Asia's Leading Mobile Game Company & No. 1 Social Gaming Company
7:45pm Minimum You Need to Know to Run a Game Company in US or China
8:00pm Game Demos, Beer & Networking
10:00pm Wrap Up
Games not only reflect the culture, they also enrich and reinvent the culture. To take
your games to the world, what are the considerations for you to win in the multi-cultural
•Besides label translation, what else shall be done for localization?
•Does it make sense to partner with the same publisher, distributor and ads platform for the global market?
•What are the operational considerations – tax, content, IP, support, currency, …
SVCWireless and ChinaSF will host some popular game companies from China and US at GDC, together with leading publishers, distributors, ads platforms and service providers. Come and experience a cross-border night out, show off your products, lock down your go-to-market partners, and enjoy the multi-cultural food and drink.
Founded in 2000, SVCWireless is the leading non-profit, non-bias independent professional association bridging the technology industries between China and the United States. With 30+ alliance and 5000+ members, SVCWireless is an open association that promotes innovation, entrepreneurship, venture investment, and networking to benefit its members.
Founded in 2008, Rekoo ( www.rekoo.com) is Asia's leading mobile games &largest social games developer and operator with the headquarter in Beijing and branches in Tokyo, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Chengdu. Until June 2013, Rekoonow owns a total of 200 million total users and 20 million daily active users.Rekoo provides games accessible from smartphones, pc's and feature phones. The products cover 11 regions worldwide including United States, Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan China, Russia, German, Poland, Netherland, Thailand, Singapore.
Established in 2008, ChinaSF is a public-private initiative between the San Francisco Mayor's Office and the San Francisco Center for Economic Development. Through its offices in San Francisco, Beijing and Shanghai, ChinaSF helps bring Chinese businesses expanding into the North American market to San Francisco, and supports SF Bay Area companies seeking business opportunities in China.
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Silicon Valley-China Wireless Technology Association (SVCWireless), founded in 2000, is the leading non-profit, non-bias independent professional association bridging the technology industries between China and the United States. With 30+ alliance and 5000 members, SVCWireless is an open association that promotes innovation, entrepreneurship, venture investment, and networking to benefit its members. Our website is http://www.svcwireless.org.