The initial rounds of judging to select up to the Top 15 finalists will be done by Google and independent judges. The final round will take place live at the showcase event in Jakarta, where the winners and the runners up will be selected by our jury panel and audience attending the final event.

Dr. Hari Santosa Sungkari - Indonesian Creative Economy Agency (BEKRAF)

Dr. Hari Santosa Sungkari is Deputy of Infrastructure at the Indonesian Creative Economy Agency (BEKRAF). Prior to joining Bekraf, Dr. Sungkari served as Secretary General for Indonesia Digital Creative Industry Society (MIKTI). Dr. Sungkari has also worked with IBM Indonesia for 10 years. Dr. Sungkari is a technopreneur in software industry, and the co-founder and Commissioner of PT. Mitra Mandiri Informatika.

Narenda Wicaksono - Indonesian Game Developers Association (AGI)

Naren is CEO and founder of Dicoding, the largest developer platform in Indonesia. He’s also currently the President of the Indonesian Game Developers Association (AGI). Naren has over eight years’ experience as technology advisor and developer relations for blue-chip IT companies, connecting the industry to local tech communities and enthusiasts. 

Andi Suryanto - Lyto

Andi Suryanto is the founder and CEO of LYTO, a Game Publisher based in Indonesia with over 25 million users. He has been running the company for 13 years, managing more than 500 employee and publishing many success title on PC and Mobile, such as Ragnarok, RF, Pixel Super Heroes and Enneas Saga. Andi is also the founder of Indonesia Game Association and active in building the game industry in Indonesia.

Shainiel Deo - Halfbrick Studios

Shainiel is CEO at Halfbrick Studios, the company behind blockbuster titles like Fruit Ninja, Jetpack joyride and Monster Dash. Since its founding in 2001, Halfbrick Studios has been on the rise starting in a basement in Brisbane to now having six offices across the world.

Je Alipio - The Walt Disney Company

Je Alipio is a senior professional in the games industry with over 14 years of experience across various disciplines. He is currently the Director of Disney Interactive in Southeast Asia managing Disney’s portfolio on games across platforms (mobile, online, console) and brands (Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars). Prior to joining Disney, Je led the Business Development and User Acquisition efforts of Electronic Arts in Asia Pacific.

Rintaro Oyaizu - CyberAgent, Inc. 

Rintaro Oyaizu has 7 years of experience in the mobile game industry and now leads the game business team at CyberAgent. He is formerly a CEO of a game publishing subsidiary of CyberAgent group, where he managed and published various smartphone games in Japan and the US.

Henky Prihatna - Google

Henky is the industry head of Google Indonesia. He also founded and owned BabaFlash.com, the largest animation and design community in Indonesia. 

David Yin - Google Play

David has over 10 years of industry experience. He is a Business Development Manager for Google Play, focusing on acquiring, driving and helping apps & games businesses from Indonesia and AUNZ find success on Android and Google Play.

Tom Greenaway - Google Play

Tom is a developer advocate in Google. He helps developers make the best apps and games possible on the Google Play platform. Prior to joining Google, Tom operated his own independent game studio releasing several successful mobile apps.

Anyapat Kovitchaileardkrai - Google Play

Anyapat has over 6 years of experience in Google, working closely with game developers, publishers and media companies to help them grow their business successfully with Google. She is currently a merchandising manager for Google Play Games in Southeast Asia. Her passion is to grow online content for users in emerging markets.

Inge Wong - Google

Inge is a Strategic Partner Manager for Google Online Partnerships Group, specializing in apps monetization.  She helps app developers and studios find the best solution to tackle challenges and drives market education initiatives.