CPH Games Conference: Business Track

The Conference is a professionals-only game industry event with the overall goal to inspire the Danish Game industry.


Reach out - to the market, new possibilities, the press, the players and the right game.

The morning track is mainly for management level, focusing on business development.

When: Wednesday, April 6, 2016, from 8.30 - 13.00
Where: Kunstforeningen Gammel Strand 48, Copenhagen K;


Developer? Check out the development track from 13.15 - 17.00. The afternoon is divided into three time-slots / 9 sessions.


8.30 - 9.00. Arrival and coffee


You can arrive at Kunstforeningen Gammel Strand 48 between 8.30 - 9.00, receive your name badge, grab a cup of coffee and have a croissant.


9.00 - 9.10. Welcome


Copenhagen Games Conference is the opening act of Copenhagen Games Festival 2016 and will launch with a short welcome from the organizers.


9.10 - 9.25 PERSPECTIVE.

Jan Neiiendam
Vice President Danish Producers' Association and Chairman of the board Interactive Denmark. 

Short introduction to the latest numbers from both the local, and the global GAME industry.


9.25 - 10.00 From Indie Developer to Publisher 


Carsten Fichtelmann
CEO & Founder, Daedalic Entertainment

Daedalic Entertainment publishes and develops high-quality online and offline games, with a strong focus on engaging narratives and compelling characters.


10.00 - 10.10 BREAK


More coffee...


10.10 - 11.00 PANEL


Your PR is Broken - What will you do?

Challenges, possibilities and future solutions in PR for games

Marketing your game is half the battle, but the media landscape is changing and both schedules and resources are tight. What would other game developers do? Three developers and a moderator present and discuss their solutions to the problem: Carsten Fichtelmann, CEO & Founder Daedalic Entertainment, Nick Price, Studio Communications Manager Io-Interactive, Frederik Schreiber, Partner & CEO Interceptor Entertainment & 3D Realms and Salima Bessahraoui, Owner and Global marketing manager at Cosmocover International Games PR & Marketing.


11.00 - 11.10 BREAK


Even more coffee...


11.10 -11.50 KEYNOTE. The Way Of Hayday 


Stephan Demirdjian
Product Lead Hayday, Supercell

Stephan Demirdjian will talk about his experiences with Hay Day, and reflect on matters such as approach, intentions, results, overall learnings and possible failures.


11.50 - 12.05 Q&A + wrap up

Christian Fonnesbech will manage the Q&A and wrap up the day.

Lunch/sandwich will be served from 12.10 - 13.00

Developer? Check out the development track from 13.15 - 17.00.
The afternoon is 100% dedicated to game developers and is offering a series of talks and workshops in the areas of Design, Programming, Technology and Art.




Christian Fonnesbech

Creative Producer and Consultant

With 36 game projects under his belt, Christian Fonnesbech knows the industry. His job is to keep the game moving throughout the day.


Where & When


Wednesday, April 6, 2016, from 8.30 - 13.00
Kunstforeningen Gammel Strand, Gammel Strand 48, CPH.

There will be served a lunch sandwich after the talks.


Organized by Interactive Denmark

Copenhagen Games Conference takes place on Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Business Track

Development Track
13:15 -17.00.

Participating is free of cost, but you need to sign up to the specific sessions you want to attend.

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