INTRODUCTION

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SPEAKERS

AGENDA

  • Day 1 - 21 September (Tuesday)
  • Day 2 - 22 September (Wednesday)
TIME TRACK 1 TRACK 2
9:30 am

LEVEL UP KL 2021 Welcome & Introduction

Opening Video

Intro #1 Session & Housekeeping Announcement

10:00 am

Maximizing Global Developer Success With Xbox

Chris Charla (Microsoft)

11:00 am

Session Break (15 minutes)

11:15 am

Axie Infinity: Building A Digital Nation

Jeffrey Zirlin aka Jihoz (Sky Mavis)

Southeast Asia Game Market Insights

Darang Candra (Niko Partners)

12:15 pm​

Lunch Break

2:00 pm​

Investment: Who, What and Why?

Moderator: Mohan Low (MDEC)
Phylicia Koh (Play Ventures)
Anlu Liu (Kowloon Nights)
Andrea Yang (Makers Fund)
Ilya Gutov (MY.GAMES)

Romancing The Myths And Legends Of Southeast Asia

Saqina Latif (Persona Theory Games)

3:00 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

3:15 pm​

Unreal Engine 5 Early Access Guided Tour

Chris Murphy (Unreal Engine)

Bringing Southeast Asian Games To The Global Market

Kris Antoni (Toge Productions)

4:15 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

4:30 pm​

Expanding Your Development Team In Southeast Asia

Moderator: Amir Azlan (MDEC)
Swen Vincke (Larian Studios)
Mark South (Double 11)
Hasnul Hadi Samsudin (PlayStation Malaysia)

Fireside Chat: Case Study On Global IP Partnership

Shahrizar Roslan (Kaigan Games)
Ian Hambleton (Maze Theory)

5:30 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

5:45 pm​

PlayStation Indies And Global Self-Publishing On PlayStation

Shuhei Yoshida (Sony Interactive Entertainment)
John Eternal (Sony Interactive Entertainment)

6:45 pm​

Session End

TIME TRACK 1 TRACK 2
9:45 am

Introduction by Emcee for Day 2

Intro #1 Session & Housekeeping Announcement

10:00 am

Nintendo Switch Game Development: A Global Opportunity

Kamon Yoshimura (Nintendo)

10:45 am

Session Break (15 minutes)

11:00 am

LEVEL UP With Xsolla - Secrets Of Success

Chris Hewish (Xsolla)

Fireside Chat: Batteries Not Included: Forging Your Own Path As An Independent Developer In 2021

Micheal Mumbauer (That's No Moon)
Wan Hazmer (Metronomik)

12:00 pm​

Lunch Break

2:00 pm​

A Year In Reflection:
Streamline's Change Management And Growth Strategy
Through A Global Pandemic

Stefan Baier, Oh Yea Ji, Richard Cheah (Streamline Media Group)

Developer And Publishers: What Relationship In The Free To Play

Sebastien Thevenet (Tilting Point)

3:00 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

3:15 pm​

Opportunities For Growth & Mutual Cooperation - Southeast Asia Game Industry Report 2021

Jasni Zain - MDEC, Malaysia
Gwen Guo - Singapore Games Association (SGGA), Singapore
James Ronald Lo - Taktyl Studios, Philippines
Cipto Adiguno - Asosiasi Game Indonesia, Indonesia
Saranpat Sereewiwattana - Revolution Industry

Facilitating The Development Of Casual Mobile Games In Southeast Asia

Mirzat Ghayrat (SocialPeta)

4:15 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

4:30 pm​

Bridging The Gap: Solving Game Development Manpower Supply Through Education

Moderator: Yee I-Van (GamesHQ)
Andrew Tan (TARUC)
Cheong Hoe Yi (UNDO Academy)
Johann Lim (UOWMKDU)

Accelerating Game Development

Pontus "Zlapped" Mähler (Global Top Round)
5:30 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

5:45 pm​

How Games For Change Are Being Used In The Asia-Pacific Region

Dale Linegar (Games for Change Asia-Pacific)
Daniel Teitelbaum (Games for Change Asia-Pacific)

6:45 pm​

Closing Remark

Mohan Low (MDEC)

TIME TRACK 1 TRACK 2
9:45 am

Introduction by Emcee for Day 2

Intro #1 Session & Housekeeping Announcement

10:00 am

Nintendo Switch Game Development: A Global Opportunity

Kamon Yoshimura (Nintendo)

10:45 am

Session Break (15 minutes)

11:00 am

LEVEL UP With Xsolla - Secrets Of Success

Chris Hewish (Xsolla)

Fireside Chat: Batteries Not Included: Forging Your Own Path As An Independent Developer In 2021

Micheal Mumbauer (That's No Moon)
Wan Hazmer (Metronomik)

12:00 pm​

Lunch Break

2:00 pm​

A Year In Reflection:
Streamline's Change Management And Growth Strategy
Through A Global Pandemic

Stefan Baier, Oh Yea Ji, Richard Cheah (Streamline Media Group)

Developer And Publishers: What Relationship In The Free To Play

Sebastien Thevenet (Tilting Point)

3:00 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

3:15 pm​

Opportunities For Growth & Mutual Cooperation - Southeast Asia Game Industry Report 2021

Jasni Zain - MDEC, Malaysia
Gwen Guo - Singapore Games Association (SGGA), Singapore
James Ronald Lo - Taktyl Studios, Philippines
Cipto Adiguno - Asosiasi Game Indonesia, Indonesia
Saranpat Sereewiwattana - Revolution Industry

Facilitating The Development Of Casual Mobile Games In Southeast Asia

Mirzat Ghayrat (SocialPeta)

4:15 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

4:30 pm​

Bridging The Gap: Solving Game Development Manpower Supply Through Education

Moderator: Yee I-Van (GamesHQ)
Andrew Tan (TARUC)
Cheong Hoe Yi (UNDO Academy)
Johann Lim (UOWMKDU)

Accelerating Game Development

Pontus "Zlapped" Mähler (Global Top Round)
5:30 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

5:45 pm​

How Games For Change Are Being Used In The Asia-Pacific Region

Dale Linegar (Games for Change Asia-Pacific)
Daniel Teitelbaum (Games for Change Asia-Pacific)

6:45 pm​

Closing Remark

Mohan Low (MDEC)

TIME TRACK 1 TRACK 2
9:30 am

LEVEL UP KL 2021 Welcome & Introduction

Opening Video

Intro #1 Session & Housekeeping Announcement

10:00 am

Maximizing Global Developer Success With Xbox

Chris Charla (Microsoft)

11:00 am

Session Break (15 minutes)

11:15 am

Axie Infinity: Building A Digital Nation

Jeffrey Zirlin aka Jihoz (Sky Mavis)

Southeast Asia Game Market Insights

Darang Candra (Niko Partners)

12:15 pm​

Lunch Break

2:00 pm​

Investment: Who, What and Why?

Moderator: Mohan Low (MDEC)
Phylicia Koh (Play Ventures)
Anlu Liu (Kowloon Nights)
Andrea Yang (Makers Fund)
Ilya Gutov (MY.GAMES)

Romancing The Myths And Legends Of Southeast Asia

Saqina Latif (Persona Theory Games)

3:00 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

3:15 pm​

Unreal Engine 5 Early Access Guided Tour

Chris Murphy (Unreal Engine)

Bringing Southeast Asian Games To The Global Market

Kris Antoni (Toge Productions)

4:15 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

4:30 pm​

Expanding Your Development Team In Southeast Asia

Moderator: Amir Azlan (MDEC)
Swen Vincke (Larian Studios)
Mark South (Double 11)
Hasnul Hadi Samsudin (PlayStation Malaysia)

Fireside Chat: Case Study On Global IP Partnership

Shahrizar Roslan (Kaigan Games)
Ian Hambleton (Maze Theory)

5:30 pm​

Session Break (15 minutes)

5:45 pm​

PlayStation Indies And Global Self-Publishing On PlayStation

Shuhei Yoshida (Sony Interactive Entertainment)
John Eternal (Sony Interactive Entertainment)

6:45 pm​

Session End

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