May 3 - 4, 2016
Cavallo Point Lodge, Sausalito, CA

New markets, new game genres and new platforms are opening up for game companies. Virtual reality, augmented reality, and esports are re-energizing developers. Our speakers will shed light on the landscape and help you make the right decisions so your company can grow.

GamesBeat Summit 2016 will take place on May 3-4 at Cavallo Point resort in Sausalito, CA.

Why should I attend?

GamesBeat Summit 2016 brings together gaming executives to explore the gaming industry’s latest trends and growth opportunities. We’ll gather the right people in the room so you can get the information you need, strategize, and network.

Who should attend?

It will be an intimate event for the GamesBeat community, with about 180 CEOs, executives, investors, venture capitalists, marketers, developers, and other movers and shakers in gaming. View the sample attendee list from last year’s event.

Please note: We reserve the right to refund anyone who does not meet the qualifications for this event.

2016 topics will include:

  • Platforms: Where to place your bets? VR, AR, and more
  • Monetization: How to acquire and retain your user base
  • Deals: Follow the money
  • Brands and franchises
  • Esports and community
  • Embracing diversity and creativity

Save the date and stay tuned for more information as we confirm our line up. Don’t forget to sign up here to receive event updates. 

Featured Speakers

Dean Takahashi

Dean Takahashi

Lead Writer

VentureBeat

Peter Phillips

Peter Phillips

EVP & GM

Marvel Enterainment

Noah Falstein

Noah Falstein

Chief Game Designer

Google

Tim Sweeney

Tim Sweeney

CEO

Epic Games

Robbie Bach

Robbie Bach

Speaker, Author & Civic Engineer

Xbachs

Neil Young

Neil Young

CEO

N3TWORK

Rami Ismail

Rami Ismail

Strategic Director & Co-founder

Vlambeer

Paul Bettner

Paul Bettner

Co-Founder & CEO

Playful

Tim Merel

Tim Merel

Founder & CEO

Eyetouch Reality and Digi-Capital

Amy Jo Kim

Amy Jo Kim

Mentor

Maven Ventures

Mike Gallagher

Mike Gallagher

CEO

Entertainment Software Association

John Riccitiello

John Riccitiello

CEO & Chairman

Unity

Owen Mahoney

Owen Mahoney

President & CEO

Nexon

Jeri Ellsworth

Jeri Ellsworth

Co-founder

castAR

Sam Barlow

Sam Barlow

Executive Creative Director

Interlude

Don Daglow

Don Daglow

CEO

4thRing Inc

Kathy Astromoff

Kathy Astromoff

VP, Game Developer Success

Twitch

Gil Shoham

Gil Shoham

Co-Founder & CEO

Supersonic

Paul H. Müller

Paul H. Müller

Co-Founder & CTO

adjust.com

Steve Peterson

Steve Peterson

CEO and Founder

ImagiGames

Phil Sanderson

Phil Sanderson

Managing Director

IDG Ventures

Sunny Dhillon

Sunny Dhillon

Principal

Signia Venture Partners

Jay Eum

Jay Eum

Managing Director

TransLink Capital

Agenda

Venue

Cavallo Point Lodge
601 Murray Cir., Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Sausalito, CA 94965

We have secured a discounted room rate at Cavallo Point for $379/night. Use promo code: GRPGBS online or call the hotel’s reservation department at 415-339-4700 and reference GamesBeat Summit. Book before April 21st, 2016 to get this preferred rate.

Cavallo Point offers valet parking & self parking for free for day of events. There is a $20 overnight fee for attendees that are not staying at the resort. VentureBeat does not reimburse for parking.

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is approximately 21 miles away however, depending on traffic, it can take anywhere from 30 – 60 minutes. The cab ride averages around $75.00

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Contact us

For general event information, please contact events@venturebeat.com and reference “GamesBeat Summit”

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To request an invitation to GamesBeat Summit, please fill out the form here.

To apply for a press pass, please fill out the form here.

May 3 - 4, 2016
Cavallo Point Lodge, Sausalito, CA