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CANCELED: Mobile Games Industry – Are You Ready? (Presented by Endava)

Berti Kao  (Principal Industry Consultant , Endava Games)

Location: Room 2000, West Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 20

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Indie Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Business & Marketing

Format: Sponsored Session

Vault Recording: Not Recorded

Audience Level: All


The Mobile Games industry has exploded into a multi-billion-dollar section of an already huge market, reshaping the entertainment landscape. This session delivers a 360 degree snapshot of the Mobile Games Ecosystem and will introduce you driving forces, challenges and opportunities of this phenomenon trying offering insights for savvy developers and industry players.

We will unpack the market data, and explore the diverse factors of influence impacting success, such as technology, regulations, user behavior and market forces and show you opportunities in the field of monetization strategies, platform dynamics and the ever-evolving landscape of app stores.

Prepare to tackle the challenges and opportunities which are unique to mobile gaming. We'll dissect common pitfalls like discoverability struggles, fierce competition, and the fickle nature of player engagement. But amidst these hurdles, uncover exciting opportunities for growth and innovation, including the implementation of best practices from other sectors like e-commerce and how to optimize user experience by delivering a tailored experience using turnkey solutions.

Leave this session equipped with a comprehensive understanding of the mobile gaming economy, armed with actionable strategies to navigate its complexities, and capitalize on its immense potential. Join us as we unlock the secrets behind the mobile gaming gold rush!


Reimagine tools and payment orchestration. After the session you will acknowledge that following the breadcrumbs w Attendees will learn the specifics on economics of the mobile game industry, how the playing field is shifting and why it is important to have a 360-degree view on it. Through connecting the dots across several factors of influence we will give you a strategy to react to the current market developments by using alternative concepts through alternative distribution, different monetisation types, customer interconnected thinking and can overcome challenges best.

Intended Audience

This session is meant to target mobile game enthusiasts and professionals. Whether you are a seasoned expert in the field or an indie developer trying to understand how to monetize your game, the topics covered by the speaker will help you visualize the economic map of the industry. What monetisation strategies, and how the market works on a macro level is essential to strategize next steps for your business.

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