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Online Game Technology Summit: 'Pokémon GoFest 2020': Global Challenge Arena

Summit Speaker: James Prompanya  (Niantic)

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Summits Pass

Topic: Programming

Format: Summit Session

Prompanya, James

Title: Staff Software Engineer & Technical Lead Manager

Company: Niantic

James is a Staff Software Engineer and Technical Lead Manager at Niantic Labs. He is one of the leads of the server infrastructure team at Pokémon Go and has been with the team since 2017. Most recently, he led the team in designing and building Go Battle League, the competitive PVP feature in Pokémon Go, as well as many of the COVID-response features in 2020. Past experience includes Xbox Games Studios and Microsoft Azure. Level 42, Team Valor