Square Enix CEO and Yoshida among TGS 2011 keynote speakers

By Debabrata Nath, Monday, 1 August 2011 18:27 GMT

CESA has announced the keynote speakers for this year iteration of Tokyo Game Show, confirming Square Enix CEO Yoichi Wada and Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida, among others, for the event.

The keynote will commence on 15 September will be split into three parts this year. The initial speech, to be delivered by CESA chairman and Square Enix CEO Yoichi Wada, will be titled, “The Essence of Game Industry Revolution.”

It’ll be followed by a dual presentation from SCE’s Yosida and SVP Yoshio Matsumoto’s titled, “All About PlayStation Vita.” It’ll be delivered between 11.10am-12:00pm local time. The speech promises to details specs and throw more light on the handheld’s software line-up.

The final speech will be delivered by Yoshikazu Tanaka, CEO of social gaming giant GREE. He will speak from 12:10pm-13:00pm, and will discuss the social games market.

The Tokyo Game Show will be held in Tokyo at the Makuhari Messe in Chiba between September 15-18.

Thanks, Andriasang.

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