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GameCamp Online: Founder's Journey: From Start to Scale

Building and growing a gaming business is not an easy challenge. Are you interested in Founders stories? How did they move their companies from Start to a Scale phase, what challenges they faced, they were responding to market changes, how they were building Data and Growth competences in their companies? ? If yes, then this webinar should be interesting and useful for you.

All presentations are based on examples and case studies. See below details about agenda and speakers.


  • 25th of February, 3pm CET (GMT+1)
  • Duration: 1.5 hrs


  • 15.00 - 15.30 - Łukasz Oktaba, CEO at Chess & checkers

Going from 0 to a business with 1M+ monthly active users. Chess & Checkers case study.

5-year history of Chess & Checkers business. How we moved from after work idea to serious gaming business? How we developed our Data and Growth competences?

  • 15.30 - 16.00 - Discussion and Q&A session

Łukasz Oktaba, CEO at Chess & checkers

Mladen Vlasic, Gaming Industry Manager at Google

Mariusz Gasiewski, CEE Mobile Gaming Lead at Google

Event Language: English
( Gaming Industry Manager at Google )
Mladen Vlašić focuses on helping the Adriatics region (Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia) gaming companies and startups to grow their business and become globally successful. He has been in Google for 6 years now and had the opportunity to work with more than 20 biggest gaming companies across CEE.
( CEO at Chess & Checkers )
Lukasz Oktaba is the owner of Chess & Checkers Games who in January 2015 created Checkers, a well-known game for Android with over 50 million downloads and 850K DAU. It was supposed to be just a part of his CV but as a result Łukasz became full-time Checkers developer. Now Chess & Checkers Games is a fast-growing company which has also other popular board games in its portfolio.
( CEE Mobile Gaming Lead at Google )
Mariusz Gasiewski has been with Google since 2007. He is leading mobile gaming initiatives at Google for Startups Campus in Warsaw and at Google, supporting growth of mobile gaming ecosystem in Poland and in CEE region. During most of his career was helping some of Google’s biggest clients in Central and Eastern Europe in preparation and implementation of mobile measurement strategies. He is a frequent speaker at gaming and mobile conferences and a founder of GameCamp (www.gamecamp.io), one of the biggest mobile gaming communities in Europe.

Date and Time

Thursday, 25, February 2021
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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