The e4m Game On: Gaming Summit will host as many as 32 speakers for 12 insightful sessions addressing a gathering of 400+ audience regarding the Indian gaming business and the investment boom that the sector has seen lately. The summit will take place on 18th and 19th March with a keynote by G2 Esports COO Peter Mucha on 'How Covid-19 impacted the esports industry'.
Following Mucha’s address at 2 PM, a fireside chat has been arranged between exchange4media Group Chairman & Editor in Chief Dr. Annurag Batra and Mobile Premier League (MPL) Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder Sai Srinivas as the duo will speak on 'Indian Gaming Companies Going Global' theme.
KPMG Partner & Head, Media & Entertainment Girish Menon will deliver a talk on 'The Online Gaming Landscape in India' which will be followed by InMobi Director, Marketing, Asia Pacific Rajesh Pantina talking about 'Reaching the Connected Consumer: Getting your Game Face on'.
Jayesh Ullatil, VP & GM, India, InMobi will chair a conference with panelists Ritu Gupta, Director Marketing, DELL Technologies; Nilesh Gohil, Chief Business Officer, Merkle Sokrati; Rashmiranjan Mishra, Business Head, Nazara Technologies; Vineet Sharma, VP Marketing & NBD – South Asia, AB InBev; and Ashwin Padmanabhan, President, Partnerships & Trading, GroupM.
Annurag Batra will chair another panel discussion titled 'Decoding the Online Gaming Market in India' with Roland Landers, President, All India Gaming Federation; Naman Jhawar, Senior Vice President, Strategy and Operations, MPL; Sukamal Pegu, Ishaan Arya, Co-Founder, The Esports Club; Dinesh Sharma, Business Head, Commercial PC and Smartphone, System Business Group, ASUS India and Philippe Wong, Head of Marketing, Esports Players League (ESPL).
The star-studded first day will make way for another enthralling second day session titled 'Digital Marketing Techniques To Acquire Customers In Asia' will be addressed by Chris Wieners, Managing Partner, Hogo Digital. Vinit Karnik, Business Head, Entertainment, Sports & LIVE Events, GroupM will also deliver a speech on 'Esports- No.2 Indian sport of the next decade?'.
Nadav Perry, VP, Global Brand, and Agency Development, Taboola, will session on the topic 'Insights on Gaming from a Recommendation Engine Perspective' while Amit Thete, General Manager - Marketing & Customer Journey, Mercedes-Benz India will go conventional with his case study titled 'Gaming & Marketing Possibilities'.