Prior to this event, EDC will be hosting a panel at the conference on Thursday May 19th titled “The Art of Making a Pitch” which will provide you valuable insight into how to maximize your pitch with a Publisher. Ms. Careen Yapp from Konami will be participating in the panel, and will provide details on what Konami considers rich content, and what they look for in a pitch. Also participating in the panel are industry veterans including Scott Simpson from Ascenscion Crossmedia, along with Denis Dyack and Dave Elton from Silicon Knights.
Finally, EDC will also be part of a panel later in the day on Thursday discussing new financing models and how EDC is supporting the financial gaps in the industry. The organizing committee for the Canadian Games Conference is also offering a 25% discount to the companies participating in this match-making event.