A Premier Gathering of Video Game Leaders

GamesBeat Summit brings together leaders across the spectrum of the video game industry ecosystem including entrepreneurs, talent, anchor corporations, support organizations, investment capital, and innovation enablers.
Los Angeles
May 20-21, 2024

GamesBeat Summit 2024:
Resilience and Adaptation

Join us for an immersive exploration of the pressing real-world challenges confronting the gaming industry. In a world that’s rapidly changing, GamesBeat Summit 2024 will delve into the strategies needed to adapt and thrive.

We’ll cover pivotal topics such as GenAI, cross-media adaptations, and addressing the complexities of layoffs in an industry now deeply ingrained in mainstream culture, we’ll uncover how innovation, creativity, resilience, and collaboration are shaping the future of gaming.

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Event Highlights

Women in Gaming Breakfast

The Women in Gaming Breakfast features top female executives leading discussions on the future of diversity in the field. Don’t miss this chance to bring together the most innovative women leaders in gaming and share valuable insights into the industry.

Roundtable Discussions

Immerse yourself in a series of captivating roundtable discussions. These thoughtfully crafted roundtables are meticulously designed to facilitate engaging interactions and dynamic conversations between event attendees.

Visionary Awards

The Visionary Awards, presented at GamesBeat Summit, are a celebration of the most forward-thinking and innovative leaders in the video game industry.


The Clive Davis Theater at Grammy Museum. Located in L.A. LIVE


8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Registration, Breakfast, and Networking

9:00 AM – 9:10 AM: Welcome

9:10 AM – 10:45 AM: Sessions

10:45 AM – 11:15 AM: Break & Networking

11:15 AM – 1:00 PM: Sessions

1:00 PM: Program Concludes

Previous Speakers

Andrew Wilson

Chairman & CEO
Electronic Arts

John Riccitiello

Former CEO

Jen Oneal

Former Co-President
Blizzard Entertainment

Phil Spencer

Microsoft Gaming

Robert Kirkman

The Walking Dead

Cathy Hackl

Spatial Dynamics

Leo Olebe

Former Head of Gaming

Michelle Torrey

Director, The Game Industry

Yat Siu

Animoca Brands

Hilary Mason

Co-Founder & CEO
Hidden Door

Strauss Zelnick

Chairman & CEO
Take-Two Interactive

Tim Sweeney

Epic Gaming

Mike Pondsmith


Reggie Fils-Aime

Former President

David Haddad

Warner Bros. Interactive

Why Attend?

GamesBeat events bring together the brightest minds within the gaming industry to share their updates on latest developments, their take on the future of gaming, and provide attendees an opportunity to expand their network.


Connect with peers, industry influencers, and thought leaders. Share your ideas, collaborate on projects, and build relationships.

Unparalleled Content

GamesBeat programs feature a diverse range of components that foster collaboration, learning, and structured networking.


Access to influential investors and partners focused on catalyzing toward shaping the future of the video game industry.

Who Attends?

GamesBeat Summit draws in director level and above executives from across the video game industry ecosystem. Here is a sample of notable brands that have participated in previous GamesBeat Summit events.