GamesBeat is known for having the most intimate gaming events in the industry, & now we’re expanding with more summits focused on different key gaming industry topics.
Join us in San Francisco for GamesBeat Next, October 23-24th.
GamesBeat Next will assemble luminaries and forward-thinkers, offering a platform for immersive networking opportunities and stimulating dialogues. All these interactions will revolve around the central theme of “Playing the Edge,” encapsulating the innovative spirit and exploration that define GamesBeat Next.
We will examine the next big opportunities within the gaming industry within areas such as esports, user-generated content and the creator economy, influencers and the upheavals in marketing, generative AI, emerging markets, and the changing infrastructure of games.
GamesBeat at The Game Awards will bring together the gaming and entertainment industries to explore how they create unforgettable experiences for audiences worldwide.
This special event we’ll delve into the evolution of video games as a storytelling medium and its impact on the entertainment industry, from the early days of arcade games to the immersive worlds of virtual reality.
Dean Takahashi and the GamesBeat team return to the stage for GamesBeat Summit 2023, hosted this May 22-23. Bringing together industry leaders for the 15th annual executive summit, the GamesBeat team aims to support content surrounding inclusion, mental health, next-gen updates, and major industry changes throughout all of gaming.
Attendees can expect an experience focused on connections, content, and community. We will also hold our usual Women in Gaming breakfast, our speaker lunch, and our annual Visionary Awards as well.
From major ad ecosystem changes to the imminent arrival of the metaverse, the gaming world is flush with change that industry folk need to pay attention to. That’s why GamesBeat, VentureBeat’s dedicated gaming channel, is excited to return again to bring our third annual metaverse event to life.
Hosted digitally, the event will bring leaders in the industry together to dig deep into the most essential topics facing developers and publishers now, including advertising and privacy changes, next-gen consoles, influencers, the rise of ad-games, the growth of triple-A mobile, and more.
Head of Xbox
Last of Us Part II
Chief Studios Officer
Rep. 9th District of NY
US House of Representatives
Iron Galaxy Studios
Iron Galaxy Studios
CEO and Co-founder
The Gaming Awards
Founding Vice President
CEO and Principal Analyst
Senior Director of Marketing
Tencent Games North America
Chief Marketing Officer
President & CEO
Entertainment Software Association
Head of Strategy, Investment, Globalization & Key Partnership
EVP, Story & Franchise Dev.
Chief Revenue Officer
EVP of Development
The International Games Summit for Mental Health Awareness
Co-founder & CEO
Girls Make Games
SVP, Call of Duty Development
Principal Program Manager
Video Games Editor
Managing Director, Digital Play
Director of Community Safety & Digital Civility
Director of Product Management for Unreal Engine