A free online forum for representatives of the gaming industry “PlayUK Russia” will be held next week. Experts from British and Russian companies will speak at it, who will talk about the specifics of local gaming markets. One of the days will be completely devoted to networking.A series of meetings within the framework of “PlayUK Russia” will be held from January 17 to 20.

Among the organizers of the event are the Department of Culture and Education of the British Embassy in Moscow, the Department of International Trade of the United Kingdom (DIT) in Russia and the UK Interactive Entertainment Association UKie.

First day (January 17th)It is dedicated to trends in the British market.

Representatives of the gaming business will also talk about how easy it is for foreign companies to start working in this country.

Anastasia Malysheva from DIT, Konstantin Lobov from Harbottle will act as speakers & Lewis, Ben Ellis of Kwalee, and the IPSOS research company.

The event will be held at Zoom at 13:00 Moscow time. You can register by following the link.

Second day (January 18)It is dedicated to the opportunities and potential of the Russian video game market.

Representatives of local companies will make presentations to their British colleagues on market trends, the investment situation, the role of education in the industry and the specifics of intellectual property protection.

Among the speakers is Alexander Semenov, Editorin-Chief App2Top.ru , Oleg Nesterenko, Chief Editor GameWorldObserver.com , Dmitry Byshonkov, Senior Global Development Manager at MY.GAMES, Yulia Gurieva, Senior Associate at Hogan Lovells, and many others.

The webinar will start at 13:00 Moscow time. You can register by following the link.

Third day (January 20)It is dedicated to networking between representatives of Russian and British companies.

Developers, publishers, investors and employees of technology companies will be able to get to know each other and exchange experiences.

The meetings will be held in a one-on-one format. The beginning is at 13:00 Moscow time. You can register by following the link until January 17.

***The PlayUK Russia Forum will be held with the support of WN Media Group.