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Paul Thelennew The State of the Industry Observations and Opportunities

Paul Thelen

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
Marc van der ChijsFour Keys to Unlocking China
Marc van der Chijs

Winter 2009: article
Alisa Chumachenkonew Opportunities & Challenges for Eastern European game developers in Social Games

Alisa Chumachenko

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
Russian only
Allison LuongSlowing But Still Growing
Allison Luong

Winter 2009: article
Paul Lafontainenew Building Games: Half the Equation

Paul Lafontaine

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
Andrey Postnikov: Eastern European Casual GamesEastern European Casual Games
Andrey Postnikov

Summer 2007: article

Ron Czernynew The Trends and Future of Mobile Social Gaming and Mobile Media

Ron Czerny

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
Mark Cottam, Miguel Oliveira: Merchandising at RetailMerchandizing at Retail
Mark Cottam, Miguel Oliveira

Summer 2007: article

Perspectives on the Eastern European Social Games Industrynew Perspectives on the Eastern European Social Games Industry

Kostarev, Ropotov, Chumachenko, Donskikh

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
Russian only
Pearl Research: Opportunities in China and IndiaOpportunities in China and India
Pearl Research

Summer 2007: article

Alex Mendelevnew Analytics: The Real Secret to Success in Social Games

Alex Mendelev

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
 
Alexander Lyskovskynew Where Are The Trends Taking Us?

Alexander Lyskovsky

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
Russian only
 
Nick Berrynew Social Genetics: Demographics and Affinities of Gamers

Nick Berry

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
 
Social Games Year in Reviewnew Social Games Year in Review

Melnick, Kirin

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
 
Sea Changes in the Casual Games businessnew Sea Changes in the Casual Games business

Merzlikin, Titera, Elliot, LaSala

Kyiv 2010: slides, audio, video
 
Steve Chiang Connecting the World Through Games

Steve Chiang

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Data Gold-Mines: How to Turn Research into Actionable Results Data Gold-Mines: How to Turn Research into Actionable Results

Lashey, Wallace, Lazzaro

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Sean GALLIGAN Insights from 2.5 Billion iPhone and Android Monthly User Sessions

Sean Galligan

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Matt Shea Monetization: Now What?

Matt Shea

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Matt Hulett The Not-So-Casual Journey To Mainstream Entertainment

Matt Hulett

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Rob Carroll Real Numbers from the Front Lines of Facebook

Robert Carroll

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Quyen Quach The Mobile Landscape

Quyen Quach

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Steve Meretzky The Year in Social Games: 2009-2010

Steve Meretzky

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Albert Lai Top 10 Social Game Metrics

Albert Lai

Seattle 2010: slides, audio
 
Justin SMITH The Future of Social Games: 2010 & Beyond

Justin Smith

February 2010: slides, audio
 
Big PortalsConfessions: Big Portals. Part 2

Carrella, Hardie, Herron, Snook, Marazzani, Elliot

February 2010: slides, audio
 
Alexander LYSKOVSKYThe State of the Casual Games Industry in 2009: Market Trends and Opportunities

Alexander Lyskovsky

October 2009: slides, audio
 
Don RYANCasual Games - A Global View

Don Ryan

October 2009: slides, audio
 
Dave ROBERTSGamers are Casual Too

Dave Roberts

July 2009: audio
 
Greg BALLARD Q&A with Greg Ballard

Greg Ballard

July 2009: slides, audio
 
The Business of Gaming: Casual Hollywood - Working with Media & Content Partners The Business of Gaming: Casual Hollywood - Working with Media & Content Partners
Enache-Thune, Long, Nashak, Stevens

July 2009: audio
 
The Year in Social Games: 2008-2009  The Year in Social Games: 2008-2009

Meretzky, Rohrl, Croal

July 2009: slides, audio
 
Publisher Showdown Publisher Showdown

Leamer, Prigg, Bocks, Wolf, Melnick, Snook

July 2009: slides, audio
 
A Perilous Journey: Negotiating the Chasm Between Casual & Social Games A Perilous Journey: Negotiating the Chasm Between Casual & Social Games

Link, Morton, David, Nixon

July 2009: slides, audio
 
Trends in Core Casual Online Distribution Trends in Core Casual Online Distribution

Marshall, Marazzani, Gril

July 2009: slides, audio
 
The Importance of Leadership The Importance of Leadership

Megan Gaiser

July 2009: slides, audio
 
Dr. Strangelove: How I learned to love the Recession of 2009Dr. Strangelove: How I learned to love the Recession of 2009

Bernstein, Thelen, Zanin, Schmidt-Pfitzner, Brodie
February 2009: Slides, audio
 
Working Together to Take Casual Games MainstreamWorking Together to Take Casual Games Mainstream

John Barbour

February 2009: Slides, audio
 
Designing Community and Sociability Designing Community and Sociability

Nouzareth, Berlin, Kalkowski, Boehm

February 2009: Slides, audio
 
David NixonCommunity & Social Gaming: Is there any meaning behind the buzzwords?

David Nixon

February 2009: Slides, audio
 
Christopher NatsuumeThe Game Industry in Southeast Asia

Christopher Natsuume

February 2009: Slides, audio
 
Alexander Lyskovsky: The Big Picture: A bird's eye view of the casual games industryFrom Chaos to Clarity

Paul Thelen

Fall 2008
 
Alexander Lyskovsky: The Big Picture: A bird's eye view of the casual games industryThe Big Picture: A bird's eye view of the casual games industry

Alexander Lyskovsky

Fall 2008
 
From North America to Western Europe From North America to Western Europe

Smith, Snook, Nikulin, Khramtsova

Fall 2008
 
Shervin Pishevar: Everything you need to know about the next phase of community gamingEverything you need to know about the next phase of community gaming

Shervin Pishevar

Fall 2008
 
Is There Money Out There?Is There Money Out There?

Lyskovsky, Dubograev, Tarasov

Fall 2008
 
The Evolution of the Gamer: Debunking the Myths about Casual Gaming The Evolution of the Gamer: Debunking the Myths about Casual Gaming

Michael Dowling

Summer 2008
 
Capturing the Consumer Audience through Innovative Marketing Tactics Capturing the Consumer Audience through Innovative Marketing Tactics

Pietrelli, Arons, Young

Summer 2008
 
I Wish I Were a Casual Game Developer I Wish I Were a Casual Game Developer

Mike Capps

Summer 2008
 
The Games People Play: A Look at the U.S. Online and Retail Games Market and The People That Play Them The Games Women Play - Focus Group with Women Gamers

Kathy Johnson & Guests

Summer 2008
 
The Games People Play: A Look at the U.S. Online and Retail Games Market and The People That Play Them The Games People Play: A Look at the U.S. Online and Retail Games Market and The People That Play Them
Anita Frazier

Summer 2008
 
Getting From Good to Great: Improving Game Quality and Sales with User ResearchGetting From Good to Great: Improving Game Quality and Sales with User Research
Bill Fulton

Summer 2008
 
David and GoliathsDavid and Goliaths in Casual Gaming: What Does History Show and How Will It Play Out This Time?
Zobrist, Pinkus, Welch, Daglow, Boesky

Summer 2008
 
Paul ThelenDisaggregating the Casual Games Industry
Paul Thelen

Summer 2008
 
John WicheyThe Other Eighty Percent
John Vechey


Winter 2008
 
Andrew PedersonA Look Inside Club Pogo
Andrew Pederson

Winter
2008
 
Ambra Wellbeloved0-101: Games for Everyone
Ambra Wellbeloved

Winter 2008
 
Jeremy SnookGetting Your Games on REAL
Jeremy Snook

Winter 2008
 
Miguel Suarez BattanLatin America
Suarez Battan, Gonsales

Winter 2008
 
Remco BruinsNumbers Game
Remco Bruins

Winter 2008
Steve JeongKorea: A New Opportunity for Casual Games
Steve Jeong

Winter 2008
 
Steve JeongInternational Portals
Sinno, Soumas, Zacconi, Hofstede, Slinn

Winter 2008
 
Ron PowersWaking the Giant
Ron Powers

Fall 2007

 
Casual Games Strategic ReviewA Strategic Review of Casual Games
Paul Heydon

Fall 2007

 
Portals PanelWhat Portals and Publishers Are Looking For In Game Submissions
Snook, Leamer, Hardie, Elliot

Fall 2007

 
Strategic Review of Casual GamesPublisher Line-up
Snook, Leamer, Lanz, Postnikov, Raikkonen, Suarez, Melnick, Matsanyuk, Nikulin, Smith, Khramtsova

Fall 2007

 
Paul Heydon: Casual Games Strategic Sector ReviewCasual Games Strategic Sector Review
Paul Heydon

July 2007: slides, audio

 
James Smith: Game Sales ChartsGame Sales Charts
James Smith

July 2007: slides, audio

 
Steve Augustino: Politics and Video GamesPolitics and Video Games
Steve Augustino

July 2007: slides, audio

Erik Bethke: Player to Player marketsPlayer to Player Markets?
Erik Bethke

July 2007: slides, audio

Frank RosePortal Strategy
Frank Rose

July 2007: slides, audio

Adeo RessiStandards
Adeo Ressi

July 2007: audio