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Xsolla backs GamesIndustry.biz Investment Summit at PAX East

Company to deliver talk and meet with indie creators at this month's show

Xsolla has signed up to sponsor this month's GamesIndustry.biz Investment Summit at PAX East.

The industry commercial, distribution and marketing tools and services provider will be meeting indie developers at the event and making a new announcement on stage at the event. Tickets are on sale now.

Xsolla join a raft of businesses joining the Investment Summit this month, which takes place in Boston on Thursday, March 28th.

Companies attending, speaking and meeting independent creators include: Digital Extremes, Double Fine, Epic Games, Gearbox, Graffiti Games, Humble Bundle, Kickstarter, Kongregate, Kowloon Nights, Krafton (formerly Bluehole), Merge Game, Nintendo, PlayStack, PlayStation, Snail Games, Sold Out, Super.com, Thunderful, Velan Ventures, Versus Evil, Yacht Club Games and Xbox.

If you're an indie developer interested in meeting and hearing from these companies, tickets are running out. Get them here. Tickets include lunch, drinks and a pass to PAX East for Thursday AND Friday.

The Investment Summit is split into three parts:

- The Conference will take place in the morning, and features live talks from the likes of Humble Bundle, Kickstarter, ID@Xbox and Epic Games. The full schedule is listed below.

- There will be numerous networking points, including a lunch.

- Finally, we will have one-to-one meetings between developers and the above companies. To take part in this meetings you must submit your meeting request form (included with your ticket). You must get your meeting request form in before March 15th for a chance to get a meeting. Meetings are at the discretion of the publishers and investors.

The full schedule is listed below:

10:00 - 10:05: Introduction by Jamie Sefton, Event Organiser

10:05 - 10:25: Chris Charla, ID@Xbox

10:25 - 10:40: Anya Combs, Kickstarter

10:40 - 10:55: John Polson, Humble Bundle

10:55 - 11:20: Epic Games Fireside Chat with Sergey Galyonkin and David Stelzer. Hosted by Rami Ismail.

11:20 - 11:35: Break

11:35 - 11:50: Guha Bala, Velan Ventures

11:50 - 12:00: David Daniels, Xsolla

12:00 - 12:30: The Games Investment Panel hosted by Chris Dring. Featuring:

Tammy Levy (Kongregate)
Keizac Lee (Kowloon Nights)
Luke Keighran (Merge Games)
Greg Rice (Double Fine)

12:30 - 13:30: Networking Lunch

13:30 - 18:00: Formal Meetings

For more information on the Investment Summit, including how to take part. Please check out our microsite.

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Christopher Dring

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Chris is a 15-year games business veteran. He spent nine years at UK business weekly MCV, including five years as editor. He joined GI in 2016 and oversees editorial, sales and events worldwide. He is the architect behind Best Places To Work Awards and GI Live. And is a tiny bit obsessed with market data. He also writes for Doctor Who Magazine. Because Doctor Who is awesome.

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