Summit Program


The World Game Summit presented by GCAM discusses game development in the MENA region with a focus on online games, MMO games, social games, mobile games, console games, game design, business & management, investment, education and virtual goods.

World Game Summit 2017 promises to continue to be the educational center for all game professionals and enthusiasts in the MENA region.

Why Attend
This leading platform consisting of panel discussions with industry experts and leaders make the Summit the perfect opportunity to furnish yourself and your business with immense knowledge that will lead to successful business. Gain updates while you network with industry peers.

10 May 2017: Wednesday
11:00 – 12:00 Digital Media
12:00 – 13:00 Video Games Age Classifications in KSA (GCAM – Arabic)
13:00 – 14:00 Award-Winning Japanese IoT & AI & Game Session
  Happiness Measure by Vocal Emotion AI Engine
  Introduction of IoT Hardware Incubation Lab in Japan
  IoT Invention
  Prospective and development of Japanese games
14:00 – 15:00 The Game Production from Abu Dhabi to the World – brought to you by twofour54
15:00 – 15:30 Korean Games Session
  K – Wave, Entertainment & Media: Approach to VR
  Monorama’s Game Business Plan for Arabic Market
  Introduction on Korea Pavilion Game Companies
15:30 – 16:00 Arab Indie Game Developers
11 May 2017: Thursday
10:00 – 10:30 Succeeding with indie mobile games
10:30 – 10:45 Why game events with focus on creativity is a must for the industry
10:45 – 11:00 Designing Games for VR
11:00 – 12:00 Audiovisual Media Ecosystem & Games hub in KSA (GCAM – English)
12:00 – 13:00 Code of Age Classification for Electronic Games
13:00 – 13:30 Chinese Game Session
  Bringing Chinese Games To The World
  The Overseas Market of Chinese Games
14:00 – 14:30 Understanding How Game Engines Work
14:30 – 14:45 Intellectual Property and Indie Developers
14:45 – 15:00 The Blue Pond in the Desert
15:00 – 15:30 Indie Game DevFest Judging
15:30 Indie Game DevFest Awards Ceremony