THE EVOLUTION OF FREE-TO-PLAY AND MICROTRANSACTIONS: CURRENT STATE AND FUTURE TRENDS

A ROUNDTABLE SESSION SPONSORED BY DIGITAL RIVER
Wednesday, March 4, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Microtransactions and F2P have quickly emerged as the de facto model for new games. Growing at unprecedented rates, the model is quickly taking over all platforms and genres of content. Just as quickly as the model has arrived, it is also quickly changing. To understand current trends in MTX business models, key F2P challenges, and the future of the space, join Digital River and some of the industry’s top experts for an engaging roundtable discussion. 

Attend and learn how F2P can help you drive growth in 2015 and beyond!

Panel guests: Joost van Dreunen, PH.D., CEO, SuperData; Chris Early, Vice President of Digital, Ubisoft, Randall Price, Senior Vice President, ArenaNet 

MASTERING THE ART OF MONETIZATION

A PANEL DISCUSSION SPONSORED BY DIGITAL RIVER
Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Regardless of platform, game producers know that driving players through the purchase cycle isn’t easy. Take mobile as an example: a recent report indicated that a whopping 95% of all players don’t pay a dime. To better understand the “art of monetization”, Digital River has assembled a panel of experts from innovators  to discuss the art of player conversion. Attend to learn how the experts develop strategies to build long-term customers and achieve maximum conversion.

Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to hear from experienced producers that have mastered the Art of Monetization!

Panel guests: Bjorn Book-Larsson, CEO Reloaded Games, Inc.

PROVEN STRATEGIES TO INCREASE CONVERSIONS & OPTIMIZE PAYMENTS

A TECHNICAL PANEL SPONSORED BY DIGITAL RIVER
Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

As the global payment landscape grows increasingly complicated, games producers are looking for new strategies to increase conversions, optimize billing processes, and improve margins.  A simple credit card form is no longer sufficient to serve your communities. Industry leaders will demonstrate how platform experts can build a sophisticated billing ecosystem to drive new revenue. Join Digital River for a review of these strategies in an interactive panel discussion. The panel will include finance, payments, and product experts from industry leaders including EA, Gamehouse/Real Networks and Wargaming.

This panel is perfect for the data-hungry payments and analytic professionals in your organization. Don't miss out!

Panel Guests: Matthieu Chapelle, Deputy Head of Global Payments, Wargaming.net; Paul Pasion, Senior Director - Treasury Operations at RealNetworks/Gamehouse; Benoit Schotte-Daudin, Producer Commerce & Identity Services, Electronic Arts

Win a Nvidia SHIELD tablet and controller set

By registering for preferred seating, you automatically enter Digital River's drawing for a free Nvidia Shield tablet and controller set! Play Android games the way they were meant to be played — with screaming fast performance, sublime visuals, and booming stereo sound!