2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Shanghai to Siberia: Finding Gaming's Next Hotspot

Thursday, March 17
5:00PM - 6:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 5ABC
531 E 4th St

While the U.S. and Europe are the primary markets for video game publishers today, there's growing interest in three other countries and regions: Russia, China and Latin America. Russia is expected to yield double digit growth for publishers for the next few years. Latin America could see a doubling in its mobile market by 2016. And China just allowed consoles in the country. What's the growth potential for the industry in these regions? What are the logistics and risks? And how do publishers best take advantage of all of this?

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Chris Morris at SXSW

Chris Morris

Contributing Writer


Chris Morris is an acclaimed writer and editor specializing in the consumer electronics and video game industries. He regularly writes for national outlets including CNBC.com, Yahoo!, Variety and C...

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Chris Early

VP Digital Publishing


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GM of Wargaming America


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Strategic Partnerships Mgr



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