|Session Name||Bridging the East and West: The Tencent Games Story|
|Company Name(s)||Tencent Games|
|Track / Format||Business & Management|
In his keynote address, Tencent Games Vice President of Business Development, Bo Wang will detail the success of one of China's leading game companies, its development plans for the future, and how Western developers and business can learn and work with major Chinese firms such as Tencent.
Founded in 1998, Tencent today is a leading provider of Internet and mobile & telecommunications value-added services in China. Tencent aims to enrich the interactive online experience of Internet users in China by providing a comprehensive range of Internet and wireless value-added services, through its various online platforms, including Instant Messaging QQ, web portal QQ.com, QQ Game portal, multi-media social networking service Qzone and wireless portal. As at March 31, 2010, Tencent has more than 568 million active user accounts on its instant messaging QQ platform.