Korea Serious Game Festival 2011, 7th – 9th October

Event Information

Date : Friday, October 7 ~ Sunday, October 9, 2011 (3 Days)
Venue : Seongnam City Hall (1F – 3F) ○ Auspices : Seongnam City, Gyeonggi Province
Organizer : Gyeonggi Digital Contents Agency, Seongnam Industry Promotion Foundation

http://www.ksf2011.co.kr/

Main Agenda

Focus on exhibitions of educational, healthcare, and experiential content to expand the base for serious games and smart content

Exhibition

  • Expand the Experience Center by hosting sports, healthcare, and other situational serious games and arcade games
  • Diversify exhibition content by featuring smart media contents
  • Vitalize domestic serious game market by introducing commercial serious games

B2B Event

Export consulting, project pitching event, and symposium

Entertainment

Seongnam Philharmonic Orchestra, iPad Nanta Performance, and UCC contest

Contest

  • Visit schools in metropolitan area and hold contests
  • Special exhibition promoting diversity including the multi-ethnic and the disabled (associated with Entertainment)

Game & Contents Exchange (GCX)

Objective : Boosting international exchange and cooperation for a broader momentum of game & contents co-production and investment

Date : Friday, October 7 ~ Sunday, October 9, 2011 (2 Days)

KSF date : Oct. 7th ~ Oct 9th , 2011 (3 days)
Venue : Seongnam City Hall, 2F-3F

Program

  • Serious Game Forum
  • Project Pitch
  • Business Matching

Serious Game Forum 2011
Date : 2011. Oct. 7th (Fri) / 9:00 -11:00

Program

  • The Serious game Market Trend (Key note)
  • Emerging Opportunities of Serious Games market (Panel discussion)

Project Pitch

  • Objective: Invest in domestic and international serious game technologies and products; Pitch potential investors and joint-venturers for product distribution and development
  • Venturers ·serious game technology and product companies ·game/animation companies
  • Investors ·venture capitalists and angel investors (Gyeonggi Angel Investors Association) ·domestic and international venture capitalists ·companies interested in distribution and joint-development

Business Matching

  • Provide a common booth for international companies within the exhibition area
  • Provide interpreter and business matching plan during the event period
  • Confirm the meeting schedules with the participating companies and provide a wish list
  • Participants: Approximately 100 companies including NHN, Neowiz Games, and Korean Electronics Technology Institute · Sponsors: Games for Change, Korea Association of Game Industry, Korea Game Developers Association

International Participants Sponsor Program

  • Benefits for oversea participants will be determined based on level of participation
  • Exhibitor of KSF : Free space in Oversea Pavilion Booth, Free hotel accommodation
  • Forum speaker / Pitch Investor / Biz-matching Buyer : Free hotel accommodation and round-trip economy class ticket

For further information : Sojung Shim / TEL : +82-32-623-8086 / Email : shimsj@gdca.or.kr  Sidney Kim / TEL : +82-10-3902-9867 / Email : mojo@gdca.or.kr