YGG Web3 Games Summit Speakers’ List Released by Organizers

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YGG Web3 Games Summit Speakers

Industry Leaders Take Centerstage as YGG Web3 Games Summit Speakers

The YGG Web3 Games Summit will showcase some of the most prominent industry leaders, prominent figures, specialists, and influential individuals in the Philippine Web3 space. Web3 industry leaders will take center stage as YGG Web3 Games Summit speakers.

Attendees could engage in conversations about Web3 gaming, the metaverse, investment strategies, governmental policies, content generation, and valuable insights from the media sector during the YGG Web3 Games Summit.

Gaming-focused conversations will be spearheaded by notable figures in the industry, including Jeffrey “Jihoz” Zirlin, Yat Siu, Rohit Gupta, Kyu Lee, and Gabby Dizon. These discussions will encompass play-to-earn games, the significance of NFTs in gaming, and the game-changing possibilities that Web3 brings to the gaming sector.

Furthermore, a panel session will involve government authorities to delve into the government’s role in overseeing Web3 technologies to foster innovation.

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The YGG Web3 Games Summit started on November 18 and will conclude on November 25, 2023. Various locations in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig, Metro Manila, were chosen as the ideal locations for the events.

The week-long event will comprise a conference that spans two days, an expo that extends for three days, a two-day tournament, a 24-hour hackathon, and an array of pre-event and side activities dispersed throughout the district.

YGG Web3 Games Summit Speakers for Gaming

Focusing primarily on web3 gaming, the YGG W3GS will convene prominent industry experts to explore the latest trends and advancements. Topics of discussion will encompass the ascent of play-to-earn games, the impact of NFTs in the gaming sphere, and the potential for Web3 to bring about a transformative shift in the gaming sector.

These dialogues will be spearheaded by industry figures such as Jeffrey “Jihoz” Zirlin, co-founder of Sky Mavis and growth lead at Axie Infinity; Yat Siu, co-founder and executive chairman at Animoca Brands; Rohit Gupta, co-founder of NYXL; Kyu Lee from Com2Us, and Gabby Dizon, co-founder of YGG.

List of Speakers for Gaming

  • Abel Tan, Mighty Bear Games Design Manager
  • Akio Tanaka, IVC/ Headline Asia/ YGG Japan
  • Andrew Vranjes, Blockdaemon
  • Andy Chou, Yield Guild Games Head of Ecosystem Development
  • Angel Pui, Yield Guild Games Global Head of Growth
  • Arief Widhiyasa, Riftstorm CEO
  • Abel Tan, Mighty Bear Games Design Manager
  • Akio Tanaka, IVC/ Headline Asia/ YGG Japan
  • Andrew Vranjes, Blockdaemon
  • Andy Chou, Yield Guild Games Head of Ecosystem Development
  • Angel Pui, Yield Guild Games Global Head of Growth
  • Arief Widhiyasa, Riftstorm CEO
  • Ash Kamal, Ronin Business Development Manager
  • Chase Freo, OP Games CEO
  • Christy Choi, Spacebar Co-founder
  • Dae (Benjamin), Yield Guild Games Program Manager
  • DeFi Ted, ParagonsDAO Foundation CEO
  • Disi, Yield Guild Games Elite Captian
  • Gabby Dizon, Yield Guild Games Co-founder
  • Gillian Pua, BreederDAO CMO
  • Giulio Xiloyannis, Pixelmon CEO
  • Henry Ferr, Metacene CMO
  • Hugo Church, Brilliantcrypto, Inc. BD
  • Irene Umar, W3GG CEO and Co-founder
  • Ishank Gupta, Kratos Studios Co-founder
  • Jacob C, HyperPlay Founder
  • Jaden Rafael Yan, Clique Co-founder
  • Jamie Paraso, Mineski Global Regional VP for Marketing
  • Jayvee Fernandez, Anito Legends Co-founder & CMO
  • JC Kim, Nine Chronicles, CEO
  • Jeriel Yeo, Gravity Game Hub, Business Partnership Manager
  • Jihoz, Sky Mavis Co-founder and Chief Growth Officer
  • John Sedano, Yield Guild Games Campaign Director
  • Juntaro Iwase, Sky Mavis Senior Growth Manager
  • Karma Gora, ZTX Head of Community
  • Kohji Nagata, Parallel Co-Founder & Head of Game Design
  • KooKoo, Sando-Level Up Guild Co-founder
  • Kyu Lee, Com2uS USA, Inc. President, and XPLA Leader
  • Mark Engelhardt, AMG DAO Co-founder
  • Mark Tan, Yield Guild Games Head of Community Programs
  • Marouen Zelleg, Polygon Labs APAC Head
  • Mench Dizon, YGG Pilipinas Country Lead
  • Miccolo, YGG Pilipinas
  • Michael Wagner, Star Atlas Co-founder & CEO
  • Michael Wei, Blockus Co-founder & CEO
  • Munchies, YGG Pilipinas
  • Nathan Marasigan, YGG Pilipinas Legal Counsel
  • Nix Eniego, Axie Infinity Philippine Lead
  • Nomad, YGG Pilipinas
  • Pavel Bains, MixMob, Executive Producer
  • Q Wattanalarp, Maxion Tech CEO
  • Regina Patelo, YGG Pilipinas Events Lead
  • Renz Chong, BreederDAO CEO & Co-founder
  • Rohit Gupta, NYXL Co-founder
  • Sandeep Bhatia, Tashi Protocol CEO & Co-founder
  • Sangho Grolleman, Cryptopia CEO
  • Sebastien Borget, The Sandbox Co-founder & COO
  • Sequinox, YGG Pilipinas
  • Sinhae Lee, Epic League Business Executive
  • Yat Siu, Animoca Brands Co-founder and Executive Chairman
  • Yellow Panther, Web3 Gaming KOL


The summit will additionally present a roster of esteemed Web3 specialists and influential figures in the industry, including Wei Zhou, CEO of Coins.ph, and Andrew Lim, Subcultures Manager at Globe Telecom.

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YGG Web3 Games Summit Speakers for Web3 Topics

  • Abin Arjun, AuraNFT Founder & CEO
  • Andrew Lim, Globe Marketing Subcultures Manager
  • Andrew Vranjes, Blockdaemon VP of Sales and General Manager, APAC
  • Brittany Li, Planet Tota Brand Director
  • Chris Calderon, Superfine Co-founder & CEO
  • Eprom Galang, Globe Group Head of Innovation
  • Gerald Lonlas, Coinbase Engineering Manager
  • Ivanna Dela Torre, Asia Group Advisors Director & PH Country Representative
  • Katrina Chan, PH Startup Week Co-organizer
  • Jen Bilango, Coins.ph Country Manager
  • Jerome Ong, Aptos Foundation APAC Ecosystem Lead
  • Joey Yu, Sending Labs Co-founder
  • John Cattral, Amazon AWS
  • June Olivar, Blockceler8 Client Services Director
  • Kat Gonzalez, Coins.ph Global Marketing Director
  • Keiichi Yano, Meta-X Chief Creative Officer
  • Laura Shi, Linea Head of International Expansion
  • Leah Callon-Butler, Emfarsis Director
  • Lisa JY Tan, Economics Design CEO & Founder
  • Mehdi A, PolygonID Technical Sales Lead MENA
  • Mike Ovecka, Yield Guild Games Head of Esports
  • Nathan Smale, Emfarsis Director
  • Nicole Nguyen, APAC DAO Co-founder
  • Patrick Lao, PDAX Head of Metaverse
  • Sam Cruz, ED3N Ventures Chief of Staff
  • SpamandRice, Yield Guild Games Content Creator/Pro Player
  • Speaker TBC, Amazon AWS Gaming
  • Tryke Gutierrez, Tier One Entertainment CEO
  • Wei Zhou, Coins.ph CEO

YGG Web3 Games Summit Speakers for Investment Topics

  • Anthony Cheng, Newman Capital, Partner
  • Augie Ilag, CMT Digital Head of Asia
  • Eric Nicomedez, Spartan Group Investor
  • Eugene Ng, DWF Labs Partner
  • Joanna Liang, Jsquare Co-founder & CEO
  • Ken Bassig, Magnus Capital / Taiko Labs Head of Research and Ventures
  • Mike Abundo, Investor
  • Minette Navarrete, Kickstart Ventures President
  • Wei Shi Khai, LongHash Ventures Co-founder
  • Yuji Kumagai, Emote General Partner


  • Atty. Krystal Lyn Uy, National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Undersecretary for Legislative Affairs
  • Jocelle Batapa-Sigue, Department of Information and Communications Technology Undersecretary
  • Kelvin Lester K. Lee, Securities and Exchange Commission Philippines Commissioner
  • Mohan Low, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) Director at Digital Content Development

Content Creation

  • Een Mercado, Yield Guild Games, Creator, and Talent Development Lead
  • Christian Standhardinger, Ginebra San Miguel player
  • Fonz Morris, Netflix Lead Product Designer
  • Joe Josue, Metasports CEO & Co-Founder
  • Shanks, I am Shanks, a Content Creator


  • Jared Dillinger, Daredevil Media Founder
  • Komfie Manalo, The Daily Tribune Business Manager
  • Mars Mosqueda Jr., DealStreetAsia Philippine Reporter
  • Mike Mislos, BitPinas Editor-in-Chief
  • Regina Hing, Cignal TV Business and Economic News Editor & News Anchor
  • Shiela Bertillo, BitPinas Lead Writer

For more details and the schedules and agenda of the event, please visit the official website of YGG Web3 Games Summit.

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