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White Nights
Business Conference for Game Industry
JUNE 19 — 20, 2019
Tickets Attendees

1800+

attendees

50+

countries

200+

booths

70+

speakers

location

St. Petersburg, Russia

1800+

attendees

200+

booths

70+

speakers

location

St. Petersburg, Russia
White Nights St. Petersburg'19 Speakers
About

The White Nights Conference is a leading B2B event for the game industry in Europe. It gathers key companies from European countries, Russia & CIS, Asia, and the US - over 4,500 attendees per year. The main reason to attend the White Nights events - according to the visitors' feedback - is an opportunity to meet decision-makers face-to-face. You can have direct communication with any conference attendee with the help of the White Nights Business Assistant, our own matchmaking system.

Also, we hold an exclusive event - White Nights CEO Summit Europe The event is for top managers from game industry only.

White Nights St. Petersburg – June 19-20, 2019
White Nights Moscow – October 16-17, 2019
White Nights Berlin – February 2020
White Nights CEO Summit Europe – Spring 2020

Industry-leading companies like King, Obsidian, Supercell, Rovio, Bandai Namco, Big Fish, Wargaming, Playrix, Pixonic, Facebook, Google and many others have already attended.

The agenda includes two atmospheric networking parties: the welcome pre-party on the day preceding the event and an all night party after the first day. The unique thing about this conference is that it doesn't start early in the morning which helps developers to have a more productive business day.

The White Nights events is a part of the Nevomedia's ecosystem that also powers such services as TalentsInGames.com, Publisher Wanted, GameWorldObserver.com and App2Top.ru.

Register

White Nights St. Petersburg'19 Program
09:30 - 11:00
Registration & Welcome Coffee sponsored by Matryoshka Games
11:00 - 11:30
ENG&RUS
Alexey Vstavsky, Senior Account Manager, AppAnnie
Mobile Games 2019: Where Is The Money?
11:30 - 12:00
ENG&RUS
Karina Konkova, Communications Manager, Blizzard
Storytelling in Communication
12:00 - 12:30
ENG&RUS
Vladimir Haritonov, VP, Game Services, Game Insight
Analytics Reloaded
12:30 - 13:00
ENG&RUS
Le Zhong, Director of Business Development, Mobvista
How to Gain Success in China
13:00 - 13:30
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
13:30 - 14:00
ENG&RUS
FIRESIDE CHAT: Getting Too Casual? How Any Genre Can Achieve Long-Term Success in a Rapidly Changing Industry
14:00 - 14:30
ENG&RUS
Christian Fonnesbech, Consulting Executive, DDM
Your IP is the Soul of Your Brand
14:30 - 15:30
ENG&RUS
PANEL DISCUSSION: Scale, Scale, Scale! Level-Up Your External Development
15:30 - 16:00
Happy Hour sponsored by Adikteev
16:00 - 16:30
ENG&RUS
Samuel Bevan, Regional Manager Emerging, Snap Inc
Achieving Business Success on Snapchat
16:30 - 17:00
ENG&RUS
Nadav Ashkenazy, VP Global Partnerships & Biz-Dev, ironsource
Syncing User Acquisition and Monetization
17:00 - 18:00
ENG&RUS
PANEL DISCUSSION: Investment in Games
21:00 - 02:00
Join us at the official party by Unreal Engine! All kinds of drinks, buffet dinner, live music band and a nice quiet terrace for networking will be awaiting. For Premium Pass holders only.
09:30 - 11:00
Registration & Welcome Coffee sponsored by Matryoshka Games
11:00 - 11:30
ENG&RUS
Kristina Lasenko, Activation Client Partner, Mobile Gaming, EMEA, Facebook
Top Tips for a Successful Mobile Game Launch
11:30 - 12:00
ENG&RUS
Daniel Mironov, Marketing Science Partner, Gaming, Facebook
Measure What Matters
12:00 - 12:30
ENG
FIRESIDE CHAT. Indie Making $ millions: Possible Now or a Thing of the Past?
12:30 - 13:00
ENG&RUS
Orsolya Szabo, Programmatic Demand Lead, EMEA, MoPub
Programmatic Pitfalls: 5 Traps to Avoid
13:00 - 13:30
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
13:30 - 14:00
ENG&RUS
Leonid Eletskikh, Regional Director, EE & Russia, adjust
How to Scale and Adjust Your Marketing
14:00 - 14:30
ENG&RUS
Valerie Alfimova, VP of Marketing, Stack by Appodeal, Katia Kupidonova, Product Marketing Manager, Stack by Appodeal
Introducing Stack: Making Ad Tech In-house (And Cool Again)
14:30 - 15:00
ENG&RUS
Ioana Hrenincuic, CEO, GameAnalytics
Global Benchmarks Analysis of Mobile Gaming Genres
15:00 - 15:30
ENG&RUS
Felix Braberg, Head of Games, Adikteev
WHY YOU’RE PROBABLY WASTING YOUR RETARGETING BUDGET
15:30 - 16:00
Happy Hour sponsored by Adikteev
16:00 - 16:30
ENG&RUS
Aleksandr Bezobrazov, Marketing Director, Social Quantum
Ad Monetization for Non-Hypercasual
16:30 - 17:00
ENG&RUS
Anton Buchelnikov, CEO, Apptica
Efficient UA Strategies in 2019: Overview, Ad Formats, Case Studies
17:00 - 17:30
ENG&RUS
Romain Escaich, Head of Publisher Development, Ogury
Maximizing App Monetization: 5 Uncommon Tips
17:30 - 18:00
ENG&RUS
Boris Burangulov, Lead of Product Analytics, Pixonic
Analytics: a Function or a Resource. How the Company’s Approach to Analytics Influences Performance
21:00 - 02:00
Join us at the official party by Unreal Engine! All kinds of drinks, buffet dinner, live music band and a nice quiet terrace for networking will be awaiting. For Premium Pass holders only.
09:30 - 11:00
Registration & Welcome Coffee sponsored by Matryoshka Games
11:00 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:00
RUS
Kirill Petrov, Founder & Managing Director, Just AI
Smart Speakers, Displays and Assistants – Voice Opportunities for Game Developers
12:00 - 12:30
RUS
Alexander Getman, Technical Specialist, Autodesk
Shotgun for Production Management in Games
12:30 - 13:00
RUS
Kesha Skirnevsky, CEO, Zebrainy
Associative Magnet or the Brand New Way to Sell the Game to Customers
13:00 - 13:30
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
13:30 - 14:00
RUS
Konstantin Sakhnov, Managing Partner, Datcroft
Poducer's and Manager's Contribution to Succes of the Game Studio
14:00 - 14:30
RUS
Ekaterina Putintseva, Marketing Manager, Appmetrica
Presenting Revenue Report in AppMetrica
14:30 - 15:00
ENG
Ivan Kozyev, Head of Analytics, Crazy Panda
Developing An Intelligent User Acquisition System
15:00 - 15:30
RUS
Georgii Steshenko, Product Analyst, Wargaming
5 Common Delusions in Game Analytics
15:30 - 16:00
Happy Hour sponsored by Adikteev
16:00 - 16:30
ENG
Olivier Le Bas, VP Business Development, Homa Games
Hyper Complexity Behind Hyper Casual
16:30 - 17:00
ENG
Lance James, Head of Production, Versus.Evil
Publisher and Developer Relations
17:00 - 18:00
ENG
Montgomery Singman, VP of International BD, Shenzhen iDreamSky Technology
Deconstruction of Chinese Mobile Game Monetizations
21:00 - 02:00
Join us at the official party by Unreal Engine! All kinds of drinks, buffet dinner, live music band and a nice quiet terrace for networking will be awaiting. For Premium Pass holders only.
10:30 - 12:00
Welcome Coffee sponsored by Matryoshka Games
12:00 - 13:00
ENG&RUS
Olesya Kozlovskaya, Industry Manager, Google
Kamila Shaidullina, Account Strategist, Google
Go Beyond Marketing: Insights on Asia, Creatives, Ad Monetization
13:00 - 14:00
ENG&RUS
PANEL DISCUSSION: Hacking UA: How to Create Well-Performing Creatives at Scale
14:00 - 14:30
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
14:30 - 15:00
ENG&RUS
Nikita Zatsepin, Country Manager RU & CIS, BlueStacks
Competition is Fierce: Where to Find Highly Engaged Audience in 2019?
15:00 - 15:30
ENG&RUS
Anton Fedchin, Head of Social Network, OK (Odnoklassniki)
Mobile Social Games. How to Succeed on the Fast Growing Market
15:30 - 16:00
ENG&RUS
James Salins, CEO, Redbox Mobile
Understanding Consumer Behaviour Within the App Store
16:00 - 16:30
ENG&RUS
Tsahi Liberman, Head of Marketing & Business Development, Simpool
Game Economy & LTV Prediction Models
16:30 - 17:00
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
17:00 - 17:30
ENG&RUS
Daniel McLaren, Design Lead, Playkot
How to Manage Game Design in LiveOps
17:30 - 18:00
18:00 - 19:00
FAREWELL MINGLE! Join conference survivors for the last drink&hug
10:30 - 12:00
Welcome Coffee sponsored by Matryoshka Games
12:00 - 12:40
ENG&RUS
Alexander Shilyaev, Lead Game Designer, Playrix
MATCH3 SECRETS. Challenges of Simultaneous Development of Several Match-3 Smash Hits
12:40 - 13:20
ENG&RUS
Anna Mokeeva, Game Designer, Playrix
MATCH3 SECRETS. Mini-Teams: Playrix Approach
13:20 - 14:00
ENG&RUS
Mikhail Klyuev, Game Designer, Playrix
MATCH3 SECRETS. In-game Events: From Idea to Failure Release
14:00 - 14:30
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
14:30 - 15:30
ENG&RUS
Roman Garbar, Marketing Product Manager, Tenjin
Best Practices for Advertising and Monetization in Hyper-Casual Games
15:30 - 16:30
ENG&RUS
Deconstruction Workshop. Part I Game Industry Experts Will Deconstruct Games in Real Time Right in Front of You
16:30 - 17:00
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
17:00 - 18:00
ENG&RUS
Deconstruction Workshop. Part II Game Industry Experts Will Deconstruct Games in Real Time Right in Front of You
18:00 - 19:00
FAREWELL MINGLE! Join conference survivors for the last drink&hug
10:30 - 12:00
Welcome Coffee sponsored by Matryoshka Games
12:00 - 12:30
ENG
Neo Miao, Director, Mobile Services (Europe), Huawei Consumer Business Group
How to Differentiate Your Business and Succeed in It With the Help of HUAWEI’s Leading Technologies
12:30 - 13:00
ENG
Rachel Zalta, Global Insight & Research Lead, Taboola
Breaking the Glass Ceiling: How to Bring a New Audience to Your Game Through Native Advertising
13:00 - 13:30
ENG
Shai Amoyal, Project Manager, Nurogames
Games on Command - How Army Service Taught Me to Produce Games
13:30 - 14:00
RUS
Anatoly Sharifulin, CEO, AppFollow
Strategies to Grow Gamers’ Loyalty and Retention Rate
14:00 - 14:30
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
14:30 - 15:00
ENG
Erno Kiiski, Chief Game Analyst - US, GameRefinery Oy
East vs West - Comparison Analysis of Genres, Visuals and Brands
15:00 - 15:30
ENG
Artur Davydenko, App and Gaming Business Development Manager, Google
Smart Ad Monetization: increase Retention, Revenue, Ratings.
15:30 - 16:00
RUS
Sergey Kopov, Founder, 0xGames
Game Design of Open Economy Games
16:00 - 16:30
RUS
Galyna Iefremova, COO, Bini Bambini
Kids Games Monetization Tips and Tricks
16:30 - 17:00
Coffee Break sponsored by Matryoshka Games
17:00 - 18:00
18:00 - 19:00
FAREWELL MINGLE! Join conference survivors for the last drink&hug
White Nights St. Petersburg'19 Floor Plan
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Sponsors
Event Location

Lenexpo Exhibition Complex,
Pavilion 7

Bolshoy pr.V.O.103,
199106
St. Petersburg, Russia

Russian Visa
You must have a valid Russian visa to enter the country.

Please note that the following information is for the citizens of the EU countries, the USA, the UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Japan. If you are a citizen of any other country, please contact us at welcome@wnconf.com to learn more about getting Russian visa in your particular case.

To apply for a Russian visa you will need to obtain a visa invitation letter. We can help you get one as we work with an authorized travel agency.
To receive a visa invitation letter, please follow the steps:

1 Pay the $30-fee
2 Fill out the application form


It will take one working day to get an invitation letter.

Please keep in mind that an invitation letter is NOT a visa - you'll have to apply to the Russian embassy. So please plan accordingly. You don't need a hard copy of an invitation letter to apply for a tourist visa.
CONTACT US
CHAIR OF THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
JULIA LEBEDEVA
JULIA LEBEDEVA

julia.l@nevosoft.ru
GENERAL INQUIRIES / COORDINATOR
ELENA SIDOROVA
ELENA SIDOROVA

elena@wnconf.com
elenassidorova
elenassidorova
+7 960 277 78 91

Questions regarding program, sponsorship, payments.
GENERAL INQUIRIES / COORDINATOR
EGOR ERSHOV
EGOR ERSHOV

egor@wnconf.com
egor_ershov
yegor.yershov
+7 911 094 96 40

Questions regarding program, sponsorship, logistics.
GENERAL INQUIRIES / COORDINATOR
MARIA VASILEVSKAYA
MARIA VASILEVSKAYA

maria@wnconf.com
maria_vasilevskaya
mariamarimary
+7 921 655 65 83

Questions regarding media partnership, press accreditation, international delegations participation, logistics.
GENERAL INQUIRIES / COORDINATOR
LYUBA BORODULINA
LYUBA BORODULINA

lyuba@wnconf.com
lu_bash
lubkin_boro
+7 904 215 48 01

Questions regarding Developer Exhibition, Deconstruction Workshop, volunteering.

For general inquiry please contact us at welcome@wnconf.com

White Nights St. Petersburg'19
Become a Volunteer Applications are accepted until May 31, 2019.