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"Building a Global Games Group to Stand the Test of Time"
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10:30AM - LOLS10在线直播下注Terry Bourne & Gurvir Cheema, Shipleys LLP
"UK tax relief for the Games Industry and the Accountants role’"
11:00AM - Investor Panel
- Jennifer Schneidereit, WINGS Fund
- Elena Egorova, Corporate Development Director, EG7
- Spike Laurie, Venture Director, Hiro Capital
12:00PM -LOLS10在线直播下注 Lunch & networking
1:00PM - Matt Frenchman, CEO & Co-Founder, Sugar
1:30PM - Kendall Deacon Davis, The Fairchild Initiative, Kowloon Nights
2:00PM - Understanding Value as an Independent Game Developer (Panel)
- Des Gayle, Founder and Producer, Altered Gene
- Emma Cooper, Business Development, Cooperative Innovations
- Andrew Smith, Managing Director, Spilt Milk Studios
3:00PM - Event close
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The Tentacle Zone, created by Payload Studios, is a game focused co-working space and virtual incubator in London.
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