Friday, August 28, 2015


Under the patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein.

Jordan Gaming Summit 2011

  • At Jordan Gaming Summit 2011

Location: King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Center – Dead Sea

Jordan Gaming Summit 2011 started with a welcoming note by Nour Khrais, Chairman of Jordan Gaming Task Force. Talking about the summit and the support they get from The King Abdullah II Fun for Development (KAFD) and other partners. Followed by the below speakers:

ü  Paul Holman, Vice President of Sony, Computer Entertainment’s Research and Development Department (London). ). He introduced PSVita during his speech which is 5-inch multitouch OLED display with rear touch pad and dual analog sticks.

ü  Maarten Noyons, CEO of the international Mobile Gaming Awards (IMGA), talked mobile games history and the future of mobile games.

ü  Rina Onur, Chief Strategy Officer of Peak Games, talked about one of Peak flash games which uses the Arabic language called “Happy Farm” and how they are targeting the MENA, Turkey and South America

ü  A session for CEOs of several Jordanian Gaming Companies. An open panel discussing Jordan as the Gaming Hug of the Middle East with Q&As.

ü  Joseph Robins, Community Evanglist at Unity Technologies, introduced the latest version of Unity3D.

ü  The CEO of Yogurt Technologies, Mr. Cemil Turun talked about their open source 3D Flash Engine. It was interesting.

ü  Ahmad Alsafar, Business Development Manager of Looki Games. Talked about their methodology of client support for the games

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