Hyderabad: The four-day Asia’s biggest digital entertainment festival IndiaJoy, will be held this year virtually from November 16.
The annual event is hosted by Telangana Virtual Animation and Gaming Association (TVAGA) and supported by the Government of Telangana.
Over 18,000 people from more than 50 countries were expected to participate, the digital entertainment festival, in its fourth edition, is bringing together businesses, business leaders, content creators, professionals across gaming, animation, digital media, and entertainment sectors, and will feature VFX, OTT Pulse, Influencer Conference, and DesiToons, IndiaJoy said in a release here on Friday.
According to Telangana Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development K T Rama Rao, in the past three editions, IndiaJoy has played a significant role in boosting the AVGC sector in Asia.
It has also helped shine a spotlight on the city of Hyderabad as one of the important hubs in the global digital entertainment industry.
The Media and Entertainment sector is expected to grow at a CAGR of 13.7 percent to reach INR 2.23 trillion (US$30.6 billion) by 2023.
Telangana Government has been at the forefront of harnessing the new digital entertainment revolution that requires a state to promote the use, adoption, and adaptation of cutting-edge technologies, the Minister added.