Call for Papers for Games Convention Asia Conference 2009 Extended to May 30, 2009

GC Asia Conference (GCAC)

Suntec Singapore International Convention&Exhibition Centre (September 17-20, 2009)

LEIPZIG, Germany and SINGAPORE– May 7, 2009– LMI Asia to-day announced that it has extended its call for submissions for the GC Asia Conference (September 17-18, 2009) in order to en-sure the conference presents the most relevant topics related to the current business environment. Until May 30th, local, regional and international game experts can submit speaking proposals for keynotes, lectures and panels via: www.gc-asia.sg.

“Emerging Markets for New Players” is the motto under which experts have the opportunity to present and share their knowledge, expertise and experience over two conference days in approximately 50 lectures and panel sessions for an international audience. The three main tracks of the conference are:

• Art/Design

• Business

• Development&Production.

During the conference, topics relevant to the Asia-Pacific region, such as online gaming, co-productions, micro-transactions, financing, and the“New Casual Wave,” like browser-based and iPhone games will be discussed.

To submit a topic or nominate a speaker for consideration, please visit the GCA website at: www.gc-asia.sg.

About Games Convention Asia/GC Asia Conference Founded in 2007, the GCA Games Convention Asia is the only busi-ness platform for developers, publishers, distributors, manufacturers and service providers of the games industry, focusing on interactive entertainment, infotainment, edutainment, hardware and the latest server technologies for the entire Asia-Pacific region. The event takes place over four days in Singapore and is organized by Leipziger Messe International Asia Pte Ltd., a subsidiary of Leipziger Messe. The inno-vative concept, consisting of the four pillars of exhibition, a business center, matchmaking area, and GC Asia Conference, attracted more than 92,000 visitors to the Suntec Singapore International Convention&Exhibition Centre in 2008. The GC Asia Conference, the only game developer conference in the Asia-Pacific region, allows developers and industry experts to exchange knowledge and know-how in panels and lectures and grow their international networks of business connections. For more information, please visit: www.gc-asia.sg.

Media Contacts:

Europe

Leipziger Messe

Nancy Pfaff, Press Officer

Phone: +49 (0) 341 678 8186

Fax: +49 (0) 341 678 8182

n.pfaff@leipziger-messe.de

North America

International Digital Entertainment Agency Sean Kauppinen Phone; +1-415-299-2156 gca@ide-agency.com

Asia-Pacific

The Hoffman Agency

Maureen Tseng, Director of Client Service

Phone: +65 6238 1612

Fax: +65 62380890

Email: mtseng@hoffman.com.sg

Shirley Wong, Account Manager

Phone: +65 6238 1851

Fax: +65 6238 0890

Email: swong@hoffman.com.sg

Contact for GCA

Joerg Zeissig, Managing Director LMI Asia

Phone: +49 (0) 341 678 7900

Mobile: +65 (0) 9721 8541

j.zeissig@LM-international.com

GCA and GC Asia Conference on the Internet: http://www.gc-asia.sg


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