TGX Game Developer Conference 2011 to be held in Ho Chi Minh & Bangkok

By PARITA UPADHYAYA | 25 July, 2011 - 11:13

Recently concluded TGX Game Developer Conference in Manila is all set to be held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on 19 August 2011 and Bangkok, Thailand on 26 August 2011. It is a one-day event where participants can look forward to expanding their intellectual capacity towards the current and emerging games landscape (Asia and beyond Asia-Pac), game development as well as robust networking opportunities to form invaluable peer-to-peer and a wide subset of community relations. It is a paid registration event. One has to register via e-mail to [email protected]

Whether you're a gamer, game developer, game publisher, or someone who just wants to find out about the latest games, The Games Xpo (TGX) is the exhibition for you! TGX is an annual event bringing together gaming enthusiasts from around the region showcasing the latest offerings the gaming industry has to offer.

The International Panel of Speakers will explore new technologies that will impact game development. They will compare the strengths and weaknesses of respective varied mediums and platforms. They will tell us how to perceive new ways to produce innovative and engaging content. They will share immersive experiences and valuable insights on design and apps development. There will be Showcase of evidences of game design, mobile/multi-platform apps and game. They are also having debate questions that pitch creative ideas against game development challenges and discussion on what to expect in the game development landscape in the future.

The conference will be commencing with Critical Interactive Game Development Issues of the East-Asian Market where Mr. Aroon Tan, Program Chair – TGX Conferences and SAGA Summit 2011,Managing Director, Magma Studios PL (Singapore),Founder, Interactive Digital Dreams (Singapore) and President, Games Exchange Alliance - GXA (Singapore) will be speaking on issues relating to social networks, casual gaming and mobile gaming, content aggregation, emerging digital distribution and cloud computing, etc. then Mr. Darwin Tardio: President - Game Developers Association, GDAP (Philippines) and head of design And Development: Funguy Studio (Philippines) will tell about The Emerging Tiger of The Mobile And Social Games Market In South East Asia. Later there will be discussion on emerging business issues by Mr. Niel dagondon: CEO – Anino Games (Philippines) and board of directors - game developers association, GDAP (Philippines) then Mr. Herman Ng: Managing Director – Rapture Management PL (Singapore) and EXCO Member - Game Exchange Alliance, GXA (Singapore) will be presenting on TGX (The Games Xpo).

After lunch there will be Cloud Computing And Virtualization discussion For game developers by Mr. Rajiv Verma: Vice President, Enterprise Sales, Global Enterprise Solutions – Tata Communications International Pte Ltd (Singapore). The conference will be ended by Mr. Carl Callewaert: Unity Evangelist - Unity Technologies (Canada) who will be speaking about Unity 3D for game development.