On April 22, a new digital platform will launch for the video games industry. It’s called the WN Hub and it will allow industry professionals to network and discuss relevant business topics. The platform has announced the speakers that will give talks during the launch week.
Among the keynote speakers are:
- Alexey Savchenko,Licensing Manager, Epic Games;
- Neo Liu, Head of Global Publishing, Xiaomi;
- Dean Takahashi, Lead Writer, GamesBeat .
Evgeny Marchenkov from AdSide Media, Gleb Mashchenko from RoasUp and Erwin Bosz from Sprinklr will also take the floor.
Other notable speakers include professionals from App Annie, Gismart, GameRefinery, MyTona, Electronic Arts Dice, Wargaming, Tilting Point, TikTok, Google, Belka Games, Crazy Panda and many others.
According to the platform creators WN Media Group, the service will also host a series of discussions. These will be in the form of roundtables that all participants can join. The topics include:
- Hyper-casual games;
- employer branding
- soft launch.
Over 2000 companies have registered on the platform. Among them: MyTona, Larian Studios, Gameloft, ZeptoLab -, Ketchapp, Facebook, GamePoint, Supersonic, Saber Interactive, Kefir!, Vizor Games, Playrix, Square Enix, SEGA and others. A full list of participating companies is available here.
The access is free. Once the platform is live, registered users will be able to hold meetings, find contacts, exchange news, fill job openings and much more without jeopardizing their health.
Following the debut in April, the WN Hub makers will take time to process feedback and implement new features so that the platform can become permanently available in May-June.