Keynote Sessions | The Gaming Lounge 2021 by Eximius VC

Keynote Sessions

The World is Watching: The Indian Gaming Evolution

8th Dec 2021
16:30 - 17:10 IST
Nitish Mittersain
Founder and MD -
Nazara Technologies

Speaker

The Evolution of Games Worldwide

9th Dec 2021
16:15 - 16:55 IST
Eitan Reisel
Founder & Managing
Partner at VGames

Speaker

Vaibhav Chavan
Founder & CEO
underDOGS Gaming

Moderator

Emerging Trends and how Gamers can Build from India for the World

9th Dec 2021
19:20 - 20:00 IST
Rajan Navani
Founder & CEO -
JetSynthesys

Speaker

Akash Bhat
Host - The Desi VC Podcast | Investor - Scrum Ventures

Moderator

Panel Discussions

Emerging Trends in the Gaming Ecosystem

8th Dec 2021
17:10 - 17:50 IST
Paavan Nanda
Co-Founder
WinZO

Speaker

Sameer Pitalwalla
Business Director ASEAN
and India Epic Games

Speaker

Dev Bajaj
MD - Dream
Capital

Speaker

Saurabh Aggarwal
CEO & President -
Octro

Speaker

Naman Jhawar
SVP Strategy & Operations - MPL

Speaker

Girish Menon
Partner and Head - Media and Entertainment, KPMG India

Moderator

The Meteoric Rise of Esports in India

8th Dec 2021
18:00 - 18:40 IST
Akshat Rathee Gaming Lounge
Akshat Rathee
Co-Founder NODWIN
Gaming

Speaker

Vishwalok Nath
Director - ESPL -
India Today

Speaker

Lokesh Suji
Director - ESFI |
VP - AESF

Speaker

Anirudh Pandita
Founder Loco &
Pocket Aces

Speaker

Ashwin Haryani
VP Esports - MPL | Co-
Founder - GamingMonk

Speaker

Parth Chadha
Founder & CEO -
EWar Games

Moderator

Breaking the Mold of Indian Gaming Laws

8th Dec 2021
18:40 - 19:20 IST
Roland Landers
CEO All India Gaming
Federation

Speaker

Bhanupreet Saini
India Head - Public Policy
- IAMAI

Speaker

Ashish Chandra
Law, M&As & Policy - Facebook, Netflix, Jio & eBay

Speaker

Aparajita Srivastava
Partner - Ikigai
Law

Speaker

Vatsal Gaur
Partner - Pier
Counsel

Moderator

The Secret Sauce of Evaluating Gaming Companies with VCs

9th Dec 2021
16:55 - 17:35 IST
Malte Barth
Founding Partner
BITKRAFT Ventures

Speaker

Zhong Liu Michael
Partner
Galaxy Interactive

Speaker

Anuj Tandon
Regional Head Corporate Development - KRAFTON

Speaker

Vamshi Reddy
Partner
Kalaari Capital

Speaker

Phylicia Koh
VP - Play
Ventures

Speaker

Pankaj Karna
Founder & MD - Maple Capital Advisors

Moderator

The Gold Rush: Cryptos, NFTs, and Gaming

9th Dec 2021
18:00 - 18:40 PM IST
Jaynti Kanani
Co-founder & CEO
Matic Network

Speaker

Rahul Sood
Co-Founder & CEO
Irreverent Labs

Speaker

Anirudh Rastogi
Founder & Managing Partner
Ikigai Law

Speaker

Anton Backman
Principal
Play Ventures

Speaker

Anshul Rustaggi
Founder - Totality Corp

Moderator

Upping the Game from Play to Pay

9th Dec 2021
18:40 - 19:20 IST
Sreeram Reddy
Founder - Innopark | Co-Founder - OpenPlay (Nazara)

Speaker

Simon Davis
Co-Founder & CEO Mighty
Bear Games

Speaker

Rahul N Bhardwaj
Co-Founder & COO
Junglee Games

Speaker

Gaurav Agarwal
Co-Founder -
Gamezop

Speaker

Nikhil Malankar
Founder & CEO - GameEon Studios

Moderator

The Gaming PitchFest Judges

9th Dec 2021
17:00 - 18:40 IST
Vamshi Reddy
Partner
Kalaari Capital
Dinesh Singh
Partner
Leo Capital
Chandresh Sampat
Head of Global Investments, M&A & Corporate Dev. - JetSynthesys
Prakash Parthasarathy
AVP
Dream Capital
Rajat Shringi
Investment Professional - Elevation Capita