Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
CEO and Co-Founder, Tamr
President and CEO of the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership
Engage Digital Media sponsors a two-day event on how businesses can make money online through virtual goods sales. From the event website: “What a difference a year makes. Last year’s keynoter, Zynga, has gone from start-up to behemoth. Facebook is adopting its own virtual currency. Apple has implemented virtual goods in the iPad/iPhone/iTouch eco system. Virtual goods have gone from an alternative revenue stream to a key monetization solution for games, social media, mobile, licensed media, user generated content and more…Virtual Goods Conference 2010 explores the next key growth challenges for companies eager to take advantage of microtransactions. The ecosystem has grown up. Vendor solutions have become more robust. We’ll give you the insight on how to leverage these best of breed technologies and strategies for the next wave of virtual goods and microtransactions.” The Toy, Game & Technology conference is going on concurrently at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Information and registration here.