We are very pleased to announce that the Nilsen Report has been invited to cover The 3rd Annual Ottawa International Game Conference held at the National Arts Centre (NAC) from May 26th – 27th 2014.
The opening remarks will feature comedian and Ottawa-born media mogul, Gavin McInnes. The former co-founder of Vice Magazine, which is now valued at over $1 billion, is now Creative Director at Rooster New York, and recently wrote and starred in “How To Be A Man”, available on Netflix. His talk will cover Ottawa, entrepreneurship and creativity.
Hailing from Los Angeles, California, Kellee Santiago is the producer of the critically acclaimed Playstation games Flow and Flower, as well as a TED fellow and backer of the Indie Fund. Santiago is now head of developer relations at OUYA and will be representing the company at OIGC. Oscar Clark of Amplifier in the UK, is the author of “Games As A Service: How Free To Play Design Can Make Better Games”. Clark will be speaking as well as attending a panel on game monetization. Also from the UK, David Hawkins from Exient, the company largely responsible for “Angry Birds: Go!” and “Angry Birds Star Wars”, will be talking about dev studio partnerships. Attendees will also be excited to learn that Peter Heinrich of Amazon will also be on the Game Development track talking about Amazon’s Game Circle.
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