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Amazon Keynote: Game On! Beyond Traditional Esports (Presented by Amazon)

Sponsor Speakers:

Marja Koopmans (Director, Competitive Gaming, Amazon)

Reggi Martin (Games Evangelist , Amazon)

Location: Room 3014, West Hall

Date: Monday, March 19

Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Pass Type: All Access, GDC Conference + Summits, GDC Conference, GDC Summits, Expo Plus, Audio Conference + Tutorial, Educators Summit, Indie Games Summit - Get your pass now!

Topic: Monetization

Format: Sponsored Dev Day

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

Mobile gaming competition is increasingly becoming a global sport. Hear Marja Koopmans, Director Mobile Esports at Amazon, discuss the future of mobile gaming and how Amazon is working with developers to build community and connect players through competitive play.


Attendees will come away with an understanding of how organized competitive play can enhance mobile gaming. They will also learn about Amazon's competitive gaming support and events.

Intended Audience

Mobile game developers, product and program managers, studio executives and community managers who are interested in trending and innovative approaches to user engagement and retention.