Setting Sail for Success: HGC 2024’s Business-Centric Approach
The Hamburg Games Conference (HGC) 2024 is gearing up to unite the global games industry under the pivotal theme “Invest in Games” on March 5-6. Amidst the turbulent times in the gaming sector, HGC offers actionable insights for businesses and entrepreneurs aiming to make their mark.
Star-Studded Speaker Line-Up: Industry Titans Take the Stage
HGC 2024 boasts an impressive roster of speakers, including Brjánn Sigurgeirsson (Thunderful Group), Sophie Vo (Rise and Play), James Batchelor (Gamesindustry.biz), Timm Geyer (Geyer Media Consult), and Are Mack Growen (London Venture Partners). These industry veterans will delve into topics like financing and spotting fresh business opportunities.
Advisory Board Power-Play: Industry Giants Guide the Way
An elite advisory board comprising Sunday, Bigpoint, The Sandbox, InnoGames, and 1SP Agency Holding joins forces with organizers Gamecity Hamburg, GRAEF Rechtsanwälte, and Super Crowd Entertainment, bringing their expertise to the table for HGC’s strategic direction.
Altonaer Museum: A Maritime Marvel for Networking and Knowledge
Following the success of HGC 2023, which welcomed over 500 delegates from 26 countries, the 2024 edition returns to the Altonaer Museum. This venue, steeped in maritime charm, offers a perfect backdrop for keynotes, roundtables, and networking over two action-packed days.
Expert Insights: Industry Leaders Share Their Wisdom
The conference will feature talks on investment trends and the future of game development across two stages. Notable sessions include insights on game branding, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, and strategies for game studios in challenging times.
Call for Speakers: Join the League of Game Changers
HGC 2024’s call for speakers remains open until December 4, inviting more experts to share their perspectives and experiences.
On-Site Exclusives: Networking and Business Matchmaking
HGC 2024 promises an immersive experience with talks, panels, and B2B matchmaking opportunities. The Expo area, expanded for this edition, offers a platform for companies and game studios to showcase their offerings and engage in meaningful conversations.
Get Your Tickets: Unlock the Gateway to Industry Connections
Business tickets are available at €349, granting access to the conference and networking opportunities. Start-ups can avail of discounted tickets at €199, joining the conference and matchmaking sessions.
Creative Economy Summit: A Bonus for Conference Attendees
Adjacent to HGC, the German Creative Economy Summit on March 7 offers additional insights into the broader creative industry. HGC ticket holders can snag a 20% discount for this summit, extending their knowledge and networking journey.