Tuesday, March 18, 6-9pm        San Francisco


The most buzzed-about party of GDC 2013 is back! The “Stir” Yacht Party is by invite only and is setting sail with 100 handpicked mobile industry leaders from Silicon Valley, China, Japan and around the world. Come aboard and network with fellow leading mobile game developers, distributors, publishers, and investors. This year’s attendees include executives of King, Amazon, Facebook, NaturalMotion, DeNA, and the team behind Flappy Bird – dotGears.



  • Network with game leaders from around the world (Look at last year’s list below!)
  • Private sunset cruise with magnificent views of the Bay Bridge, Alcatraz and Golden Gate Bridge
  • Enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres & drinks
  • Meet with VIP guests from Sky-Mobi, China Unicom, and Fortumo
  • See first hand how GWC Member Network played a role in Rovio, Halfbrick and Evernote success in China
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This a GWC Member Network and INVITE-ONLY event. Attendees are strictly limited to CXOs, founders and presidents from innovative mobile companies. 

If you did not receive an invitation, but would like to be considered to join,
fill out the guest list application.

Sponsored By:
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Sky-Mobi is one of the largest mobile app distribution platforms in China and the first Chinese mobile company listed on NASDAQ, with 70% of its revenue attributed to mobile games and more than 15 billion mobile game downloads to date. Founded in 2005, Sky-mobi has become a strategic partner to China’s three major operators, a partner to the leading mobile phone manufacturers in China, and is deemed a top mobile app store in the country. http://en.sky-mobi.com
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Fortumo allows any merchant to set up payment processing for web and mobile services, games or apps. Users with a mobile phone are then able to make one-click payments using Fortumo without the need for a credit card – payments are charged to their mobile operator bill instead. Fortumo supports payments in 80 countries through 300 mobile operators, including a number of exclusive direct carrier billing partnerships. Founded in 2007, Fortumo has offices in Estonia, San Francisco, Beijing and Delhi and is backed by Intel Capital and Greycroft Partners. http://fortumo.com
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China Unicom’s WoStore is a leading mobile app distribution platform. Wostore is an officially authorized app download service that delivers high-quality applications in a secure environment and offers a superior experience for its mobile users, while working closely with developers to successfully launch their titles. In the mobile games industry, China Unicom’s WoGame is a key online distribution platform for mobile game publishing and operations. It provides a one-stop shop offering a unique gaming experience for its users and a complete end-to-end platform service for its partners to help boost overseas game monetization in the Chinese market. WoGame is committed to offering a quality mobile game client that is secure, reliable, and environmentally green. http://wostore.com

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This event is organized and hosted by GWC, the producer of GMIC, the Global Mobile Internet Conference. GWC enables technology innovation that positively impacts mankind by building connections and trust among mobile industry leaders and innovators globally.

Do you want your company to receive maximum exposure and networking opportunities at “Stir”? Become a sponsor.

View Last Year’s Photos and Attendees 

This Year’s RSVP’d Attendees Include: 

Last Name First Name Job Title Company
Grider Martin Owner / Lead Developer Abstract Puzzle LLC
Dury Chris Director Amazon
Ohayon Ouriel CEO Appsfire
Kaniel Oren CEO & co-founder AppsFlyer
Zaythik Lisa VP Marketing and Operations AppsFlyer
Milian Mark Writer/Editor Bloomberg
Hirsch Volker Founder Blue Beck
Gargiulo John SVP, Business Development + Marketing BlueStacks
BODIN Ludovic ceo cmune
Lim Don CEO Com2us USA
Asako Shintaro CEO DeNA West
Tretiak Meredith Sr Product Marketing Manager Disney
van den Elzen Remco CCO Distimo
Yeung Edith VP, Business Development Dolphin Browser
Nguyen Dong Game Maker dotGears Studios
Bui Son Game Maker dotGears Studios
Pham Vinh Game Maker dotGears Studios
Miura Ken Founder DouZen
Fang Zhen Special Projects Facebook
Radford Devin Radford Director, Mobile Fox Digital Entertainment
Lee Kyu President GAMEVIL USA, Inc.
Ebwini Muhannad Founder and CEO Gate2Play
Lin Gary CEO glispa GmbH
Lu mike VP Product GREE
Msauda Sho VP, Marketing GREE
Nakamura Fumie Executive Assistant / Marketing GREE International Inc
Grundstein Eyal Head of Mobile Marketing GSN
Lin Shirley VP, Business Development iConsole.tv
Bauer Scott Director of Growth Idle Games
Miyoshi Heita EVP IGAWorks Inc.
Khonsari Navid Founder iNK Stories
Satija Atul Vice President & Managing Director – Global Busine InMobi
Wang Xiao CEO InnoSpring
Azofra Alvaro Co-Founder Ironhide Game Studio
Hague Kevin CTO Kerris Media
Palm Tommy Games Guru King
Eletich Derek COO Kixeye
Chiu David Director of Developer Relations and Business Devle Kongregate
Yim Charles Chief Strategy Officer Kontagent+PlayHaven
Greenaway Tom Director Kumobius
Khrais nour Founder and CEO Maysalward
Laffoon Andrew CEO Mixbook
Agaoua Djamel Executive Chairman MOBPARTNER
Liu Rick VP Asia Pacific & Latin America NativeX
Barnes Daniel Head of UAM NaturalMotion
Yang Richard Xiaolong Partner New Horizon
Hamilton David Director Ninja Kiwi
Fajors Nique Co-Founder One Spear Entertainment, Inc.
DeMiroz Marco CEO PlayFirst
James Chris MD Steel Media
eum Jay Co-Founder & Managing Director TransLink Capital
Hazzard Ben CEO Turbo Chilli
Wiethe Jason Head of Sales Operations Twitter
Tardieu Dominique Sr Dir of Sales & Marketing Ubisoft
Cheng YuChiang Co-founder WGT Media
Seufert Eric Head of Marketing Wooga
Fasulo Lou CEO Z2
Zhang Michael CEO ZQGame Inc.
Cao Huanwen Staff Manager of Strategic Partnerships ZTE
Hou George President ZTE MT
Bhaijee Yousuf Senior Director Growth Strategy Zynga


Take a Peek at previous events hosted by GWC Member Network

  • February 2014 – Chinese New Year Celebration Photos
  • October 2013 – GMIC Silicon Valley “Global Member Summit” Photos
  • March 2013 – “Party Like a Boss” Yacht Party @ GDC Photos
  • May 2013 – GMIC Beijing “G-20 Summit” Photos
  • May 2013 – VIP Welcome Dinner at GMIC Beijing Photos


**If you did not receive an invitation, but would like to be considered to join, fill out the guest list application.**