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LOGIN 2009 Conference

Conference schedule posted.


SEATTLE, Washington, March 30, 2009 - Evergreen Events has posted the official schedule for the 2009 LOGIN Conference. From registration check-in to the opening reception on Monday, May 11th, through the sessions, lectures, roundtables and keynotes that draw to a close on Thursday, May 14th, attendees and potential attendees can now review the entire schedule for one of the most influential online game industry events in 2009. The low early-bird registration rate of $595 will end on Tuesday, March 31st; an all-access LOGIN registration will give attendees access to all sessions, event receptions, networking breaks, sumptuous keynote lunches, and energizing speed networking breakfasts.

Over 85 speakers and over 60 sessions are packed into three full days of high-level networking, information-sharing and relaxation with fellow colleagues at the 2009 LOGIN Conference. LOGIN will be held May 11th-14th 2009 in Seattle, Washington at the fantastic Seattle Marriott Waterfront Hotel, and as an event will continue to facilitate the education, high-powered networking, and entertainment for the leaders of the business and development sides of the online game industry.

"We're extremely proud of what we've crafted in this year's agenda for LOGIN attendees. In our schedule, you'll find innovation the online game industry needs to move forward, such as a focus on green technology, social gaming, venture funding, and more. Beyond keeping the content fresh, we aren't relying on last year's format to carry us into this year. In 2009, we're introducing the debate format to give attendees the opportunity to hear two sides about an important topic in a way neither a lecture nor a panel can make possible," said Cynthia Freese, Executive Director of the LOGIN Game Conference. "Of course, we've kept what works for LOGIN, like our popular welcome reception, official conference party, deliciously memorable keynote lunches, and snack breaks."

Sample speakers and sessions from the 2009 LOGIN Conference agenda:

• Funding Stories

o Moderator: Dean Takahashi, VentureBeat

o Panelist: Scott Dodson, Divide by Zero Games, Inc.

o Panelist: Scott Brown, NetDevil Ltd

o Panelist: Toby Ragaini, Big Fish Games

o Panelist: Jason Robar, The Amazing Society

• Creating the Most Effective PR Program for Online Games

o Lecturer: Sue Bohle, The Bohle Company

• The Keys to Social Play: Designing Viral Distribution without Spamming Your Friends

o Lecturer: Nicole Lazzaro, XEODesign, Inc.

• Assembling Your Online Community Dream Team: Proven Practices for Building and Supporting an OCR Team

o Lecturer: Troy Hewitt, Carbine Studios

• Taking Money From Kids and Foreigners; Not Just for Bullies and Street Performers Anymore

o Moderator: Jeremy Liew, Lightspeed Venture Partners

o Panelist: Gene Hoffman, Vindicia

o Panelist: Adam Caplan, Super Rewards

o Panelist: David Marcus, Zong

o Panelist: Rob Goldberg, GMG Entertainment

Early bird registration at the low rate of $595 for the 2009 LOGIN Conference will be available through March 31st. For more information about registration, please visit http://www.regonline.com/Checkin.asp?EventId=705657. The official venue, the Seattle Waterfront Marriott, has made available a special rate of $249 to attendees, for single or occupancy, which will expire on or before April 13, 2009, depending on availability.

Now in its third year, the LOGIN Conference is an annual game industry event created for the leading voices and minds of the online game industry from all corners of the globe. The conference is designed to encourage networking and to create unique business opportunities for all attendees. LOGIN 2009 will feature dozens of insightful speakers, five different tracks, a networking expo area, a conference party, a welcome reception, speed networking breakfasts and business lounge meeting rooms.

Visit the official website http://www.2009.loginconference.com for the latest news and information about the 2009 LOGIN Conference. To take a look at, and join, the LOGIN Lobby, visit this link: http://lobby.loginconference.com.To keep informed about the latest news about LOGIN and the online game industry, sign up for the free LOGIN Beat newsletter at http://www.2009.loginconference.com/signup.html.

LOGIN is supported by:

2009 LOGIN CONFERENCE SPONSORS: BigWorld Technology, Dolby, fatfoogoo, Garvey Schubert Barer, iovation, Language Automation, Parature, Perkins Coie, Savvis, Super Rewards, Trialpay, Trust Who, and Vindicia

2009 LOGIN CONFERENCE PARTNERS: China GC Networks, GamesBeat 2009, GamesIndustry.biz, Mary-Margaret Network, MPOGD, Pearl Research, Redline China, Stratics, TheBrasse, Thisisgame, and Vault Network

About Evergreen Events, Inc

Evergreen Events, Inc., ( http://www.evergreenevents.org), is a Seattle area-based producer of conferences and events for the interactive entertainment industry. Evergreen Events is dedicated to the enrichment of both established and aspiring professionals through innovative first-class events offering exceptional content that is compelling, educational, and cogent. Our directors and advisors bring over a century of collective successful experience and involvement in the game industry.


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