Peter Moore to keynote at EIF 09
It is expected that Moore will focus his session on the challenge of reinventing the iconic sports game brand.
The Edinburgh Interactive Festival Conference delivers a lively schedule from a wide range of industry sectors including games, social networking, mobile entertainment, education, music, film and television.
Â â€œI am honoured to be invited to deliver the opening keynote at the Edinburgh Games Festival. This event is a milestone on the interactive entertainment industryâ€™s calendar, and I look forward to contributing to this yearâ€™s discussions.â€ -Â Peter Moore, EA SportsÂ President
â€œWe are delighted Peter has agreed to give this yearâ€™s Keynote. He is one of the industryâ€™s global leaders and his presence at Edinburgh is an indicator of the importance and influence of the Festival.â€ -Â Chris Deering,Â Edinburgh Interactive Festival Chairman
Also confirmed to speak at this year’s EIF 09 event are Jim Crowley of Turbine Inc., Sean Dromgoole of Some Research and Martin Owen from Smalti Technology.
The Edinburgh Interactive Festival 2009 will open its doors to the most creative industry in the world during the week of 10th August, with the industry conference running on Thursday 13th and Friday 14th August and the public showcase running over Friday 14th and Saturday 15th August.
To purchase a delegate pass, download the booking form from the official website. AnÂ an early bird discount is available on delegate passes until Friday 29th May 2009.
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