~ Leading Experts and Stakeholders to Converge and Explore the Future of Safe, Trusted, Secure and Accountable Online Gaming Ecosystem~
All India Gaming Federation (AIGF), the apex industry body for the online gaming sector in India, is proud to announce the upcoming second edition of the AIGF Knowledge Series. This groundbreaking initiative is set to take place at Bengaluru GAFX 2024, a flagship annual event of the Indian Animation, VFX, Gaming, and Comics (AVGC) industry, supported by the Government of Karnataka.
The “AIGF Knowledge Series” is a cohesive module to spark up conversations and create awareness about the online skill gaming landscape. The series will be held in collaboration with different states in the country to foster insightful and riveting discussions across strategic gaming themes through panel discussions, fireside chats by various domain experts from the industry and gaming ecosystem. The first edition was successfully conducted in Meghalaya and the second knowledge series is scheduled to take place at Lalit, Bengaluru, on January 31st, 2024, starting at 3 pm. Renowned industry experts, thought leaders, and key stakeholders will gather to share valuable insights into the latest developments, challenges, and solutions in the realm of online gaming safety.
The Indian online gaming industry is at the cusp of transformation and is poised to only grow further. In 2023, India’s online gaming market had revenues of INR 260 billion ($3.1 billion) and is expected to grow to INR 625 billion ($7.5 billion) in the next five years, as per a report. An event of this nature is intended to benefit game creators, industry, and gamers alike and serve towards the goal of creating a safe, secure, trusted and accountable gaming ecosystem within Digital India.
Mr. Roland Landers, CEO of the All India Gaming Federation, expressed his delight at introducing AIGF’s flagship knowledge series in Bengaluru. He stated, “Our objective with this series is to facilitate insightful and engaging discussions on strategic gaming themes. We also aim to collaborate with other key states in the future to enhance outreach and awareness towards online gaming. Through this knowledge series, we invite all stakeholders in the gaming industry to actively participate in this insightful event. By fostering collaboration and sharing knowledge, we can collectively contribute to the development of a safer and more trusted online gaming ecosystem.“
Moreover, as the Indian online gaming industry continues to evolve, the AIGF Knowledge Series at Bengaluru GAFX 2024 stands as a pivotal platform for industry stakeholders to collaborate, share insights, and shape the future of the online gaming landscape.
Event Registration Link: https://aigf.glueup.com/event/97443/register/
About All India Gaming Federation: AIGF is the apex industry body for online gaming in India. Being the oldest, largest and the most diverse industry association for online gaming, AIGF currently has more than 100 online gaming companies across esports, fantasy gaming, card games, casual gaming, and other formats as members, with a combined user base of over 400 million users. It collectively represents the majority of skill gaming operators across all gaming formats, including a significant portion of the Indian online gaming MSME sector.
Since its inception six years back, AIGF has been at the forefront, consulting with relevant policymakers to demonstrate the importance and benefits of recognizing and standardizing the AIGF’s self-regulatory framework, encapsulated in its Skill Games Charter which has been established by eminent domain experts from the judiciary, executive, education, data science and sports backgrounds and is advanced by the All India Skill Gaming Council.