The virtual conference is open to everyone on the NDC website from June 9-11
Sessions available on YouTube with translations in Japanese and English
Three sessions will be presented by Embark Studios of Nexon
NEXON Co., Ltd. (Nexon) (3659.TO), a global leader in virtual worlds, today released the conference schedule for the 2021 Nexon Developers Conference (NDC), the gaming industry’s largest knowledge-sharing conference in Korea. This year’s conference is open to everyone and will be hosted online at the NDC website: https://ndc.nexon.com/. The sessions will be available on YouTube with Japanese and English translations provided by the service.
The conference program was announced by Junghun Lee, CEO of Nexon Korea, and includes 49 open sessions on data analysis, programming, visual arts and sound, and business management. Nexon Korea Vice President Dae-hwon Kim will deliver remarks.
A newly added session on data analytics that will feature leaders from Nexon Intelligence Labs, NCSoft AI Lab and others who will share examples of using AI and algorithms in game development, as well as discussions on game server design, use of the cloud, and advanced graphics.
Post-mortem sessions on popular games including Cookie Run: Kingdom by Devsisters, Blue Archives NAT sets, and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds by PUBG.
In-depth mixed reality discussions including a session with SK Telecom on creating volumetric video content for mixed reality and metaverse.
Dae-hwon Kim from Nexon will discuss the definition of games in the 4th Industrial Revolution. His talk will focus on how new technologies are changing the shape and culture of digital games and presenting new challenges for developers.
Three conference sessions will be organized by Nexon Embark Studios in Stockholm. Team members will share recent information on photogrammetry, reinforcement learning, visual arts and sound.
NDC is the largest games industry knowledge-sharing conference in Korea which started in 2007 and will be held for the 14th year in 2021. Various industry trends, post-mortems and technological know-how are shared at NDC.
About NEXON Co., Ltd. http://company.nexon.co.jp/en/
Founded in 1994, NEXON Co., Ltd. (Nexon) (3659.TO) is a company engaged in the production, development and operation of online games and virtual worlds. First listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in December 2011, Nexon was placed on JPX400 in 2015 and added to the Nikkei Stock Index 300 in 2017. In 2020, Nexon was added to the Nikkei 225. Nexon currently has over 50 matches live on several platforms including mobile and available in more than 190 countries. The main gaming franchises include MapleStory, KartRider and Dungeon and fighter.
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