Nordic Game 2011 with strong focus on financing and investment

 

Nordic Game is delighted to announce the content of the dedicated Financing&Investment track for this year’s conference, to be held in Malmö, Sweden on 11-12 May.

Following an invite-only event for game entrepreneurs on 10 May, the Financing&Investment track kicks off on Wednesday 11 May, the first day of the main conference, with the following content:

Investment Hotspots ?

The knowledgeable panel led by Fred Hasson, CEO, Games Capital, will look at what star investments were made last year and what's hot for the coming year. With David Gardner, London Venture Partners, John Chasey, Chasey Consulting, Marc Jackson, Seahorn Capital Group, and Thomas Bidaux, ICO Partners.

Future Game Financing

?What does it take to get funding these days? A panel with Eggert Claessen, Frumtak Investment Fund, Siggi Koegl, Attaction Group, and Risa Cohen, Risa Cohen Productions.

Who Dares Wins– Live Pitching!

The track will culminate with a unique opportunity for the audience to watch the best of a bunch of entrepreneurs, pitching their business propositions at a panel of entrepreneurs and financiers.€10 000 is invested into to the best project, which will be announced during the annual Nordic Game dinner of Wednesday 11 May. Interested in participating? Submit your business proposition to whodares@nordicgame.com before 29 April.

“It takes particular courage to stand in front of your peers and give away a potentially good idea, but any entrepreneur worth his or her salt would want a chance to bring in money, however much it is. I wish them luck and I hope they may well be our customers at Games Capital” says Fred Hasson, CEO of Games Capital Ltd and producer for the Financing&Investment track.?

Press contact:

Jacob Riis

jacob@nordicgame.com

 

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