Contact: Sharon Pierce
For Immediate Release
First 3D Gaming Summit Announced
on Gaming, Entertainment & Innovation
Entertainment veterans launch 3D Gaming SummitTM, April 2010 event in Los Angeles
December 22, 2009, LOS ANGELES, CA & MILFORD, CT - Bob Dowling former Editor-in-Chief
and Publisher of the Hollywood Reporter and President of The Bob Dowling Group based in Los Angeles and Unicomm, LLC a Connecticut
based leading event management company announced today the creation of the 3D Gaming SummitTM. Brought to you by
the producers of the widely acclaimed 3D Entertainment SummitTM, this high level strategy and networking event
will explore how the $50 billion global games industry aided by new technologies like stereoscopic 3D, are bridging the gap
between interactive and linear entertainment. The event is scheduled for April 21-22, 2010 at the Hilton Universal City, in
Los Angeles, CA.
The first ever 3D Gaming SummitTM
will attract the brightest minds in the gaming industry to define the market opportunity for 3D stereoscopic gaming and entertainment.
Delivering two days of packed in-depth discussions, the summit will help steer your strategy to capitalize on the next biggest
thing in gaming...3D. The 3D Gaming Summit'sTM proven, high power, in-the-round environment will deliver senior
level decision makers, leading press and market analysts.
is clear games have driven entertainment for the last many decades. Interactive entertainment is both more challenging and
more satisfying. The advent of stereoscopic 3D only amplifies the intensity and immersion in the actual experience,"
said Bob Dowling, Conference Chair. "When stereoscopic 3D is in the consumer's home through 3D enabled television the
game industry will again take a significant leap forward."
enhance industry interaction the event's organizers have developed a unique interactive showcase area of the event to allow
technology and service vendors to meet with industry stakeholders to discuss business issues, demonstrate products and build
"Consumers are leading the way to pervasive
3D entertainment," added John Golicz, CEO of Unicomm, the event's organizer. "With the worldwide success of 3D movies
like James Cameron's Avatar, and the deluge of 3D product announcements at the upcoming International Consumer Electronics
Show (CES) its clear that 3D is accelerating its march into the home. Video games will lead the way."
Key sponsors will highlight 3D gaming technology and provide brief viewing shorts
prior to general sessions. With games being called a driving force for consumers upgrading to 3D home entertainment centers
the 3D ready capable display makers will also be a highlight of this area.
Additional industry partners include Interpret LLC, Creative Strategies Inc., Jon Peddie Research (JPR), S3DGA (The
S-3D Gaming Alliance) and Meant to Be Seen (mtbs3D.com), the foremost authority group on consumer S-3D gaming and entertainment.
For more information about speaking submissions, exhibiting, and sponsor opportunities:
www.3dgamingsummit.com or contact: Sharon Pierce, Executive Director at 203-878-2577, x104 or firstname.lastname@example.org
About 3D Entertainment Summit:
3D Entertainment Summit is the first industry event focused on the business of 3D. The Summit's purpose is to educate entertainment
executives about content, creation, production, and distribution and cover all 3D mediums including film, exhibition, live
broadcasting and home entertainment. Attendees learn how 3D relates to business practices by hearing from a dynamic group
of leading experts on 3D who provide actionable, non-hyped, real and responsible information. The 2009 Summit assembled an
estimated 500+ executives from a cross-section of the Entertainment industry including: Film, Television, Gaming, Content,
Creation and Distribution.
About Bob Dowling
and The Bob Dowling Group:
For the last 17 years through 2007, Bob Dowling was editor-in-chief and publisher
of The Hollywood Reporter and president of the VNU Business Media Film and Performing Arts Group. During Dowling's tenure,
The Reporter launched numerous new products, including the HollywoodReporter.com Web site, e-mail edition, weekly edition,
THR East, Literary Hollywood, Festival de Cannes dailies and the Oscar Screening Guide, as well as many annual events such
as the Women in Entertainment Power 100 stand-alone issue and its related breakfast event, the Next Generation ranking of
prominent young executives, the Film and TV Music Conference and the reorganized Key Art Awards.Dowling recently started his
own information and consulting firm, the Bob Dowling Group, to serve clients looking to navigate the converging worlds of
entertainment and technology, with the 3D Entertainment Summit as a lead project.
About Unicomm, LLC:
Unicomm LLC. is an independent business-to-business
communications company specializing in conceiving and managing trade shows and conferences in nascent markets. Unicomm's management
team has been responsible for some of the industry's most successful trade shows and conferences. Unicomm currently produces
the largest series of travel events in the United Sates; the Adventures in Travel Expo. In addition Unicomm has developed
leading events in the Bio-Technology, Research & Development and Mechanical Engineering, Human Resources, Transportation
and other markets. The company's "value-added" resources are the intellectual capital of its people and proprietary
business practices. These attributes coupled with an intense customer centric philosophy combine to deliver world class events.