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UK Developers Can Pitch and Network Ahead of Tokyo Game Show 2017

Are you planning to visit Japan for the Tokyo Game Show 2017 in September?

In association with DIT Japan, the Mobile Contents Forum (MCF), a Japanese trade association specialising in content for mobile-devices, is offering UK developers the opportunity to take part in pitch sessions and quality networking in advance of TGS 2017.

Please find further details below, and if you are interested in participating in this event or want to know more, please reply by 21:00 Wednesday 30 August (UK time) with the information below to James Carter of the DIT Japan Technology Team (email:

1. Company name
2. Name of representative
3. Email
4. Website URL
5. Games Titles
6. Objectives (e.g. finding local partners for localisation, publishers etc.)

While we cannot guarantee that all interested companies will be selected for the pitch session, the business meetings and networking session are available to all and will provide excellent opportunities for those interested in the Japanese market.

Global Games Summit Tokyo 2017 Organised by the Mobile Contents Forum of Japan

The Mobile Contents Forum (MCF) is planning to hold a Global Games Summit Tokyo, which will consist of pitch sessions, one-to-one business meetings and a networking party, all in the lead up to the Tokyo Game Show 2017.

Many representatives from the international games industry will be present.

MCF is eager to use the opportunity to further promote the games industry, connecting Japanese and international games companies as has already been done in past years for companies from Finland, France, Canada and the UK.

The event will be a great opportunity to connect with global key players, and we are sure it will be a wonderful occasion to show off cutting-edge technologies and ideas for games.

The event will be held at the Headquarters of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO). 

The details of the event are as follows:

Date: 20th September 2017(Wed) 10am to 8pm

Place: Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Headquarters, Tokyo (


10 AM - 12:30 PM   Speaker session

Subject:        Japanese regulation of the Japanese Gaming market
                      European General Data Protection regulation (GDPR) for Game Industry

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM  Pitching session - 5-10 minutes by Foreign Game Developers

There may be the opportunity for specific Business Matching with Japanese companies. The list of participating Japanese games companies will be available in advance of the event.

5:00 PM – Close/Networking Party

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Contact Details

Event Organiser
DIT Japan and Mobile Contents Forum (MCF)
Main Contact
James Carter

Event Details

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20 September 2017
20 September 2017
10am - 8pm | Japan Time
10am - 8pm | Japan Time