If you're in San Jose tomorrow, you might stop by an event held by the Churchill Club.  Xbox boss Peter Moore is on a panel with Raph Koster, Chief Creative Officer at Sony Online Entertainment, along with Lars Buttler, CEO at TWN, and Laurent Detoc, President of Ubisoft North America.  Maybe the moderator (Vince Broady, CNET Games VP) will get some details about Sony’s online plans…

The Era of Connected Gaming - An Inside Look at an Industry on the Verge of a Revolution
Video and computer gaming has already made its mark on the entertainment world, capturing millions of users and billions of dollars on a global basis. But with the arrival of pervasive broadband connectivity, next generation hardware, mass market adoption, and a host of new, innovative multiplayer experiences the gaming industry is poised to break new ground and reach new heights. How will connected, multiplayer gaming affect the industry? With big budgets, production value, marketing and star power is it still the new movie industry? Join the thought leaders who are creating this brave new world of entertainment and hear their views on what the era of connected gaming will hold for all of us.
    
Speakers:
Lars Buttler, CEO, TWN, Inc.
Laurent Detoc, President, Ubisoft North America
Peter Moore, Corporate Vice President, Interactive Entertainment Business, Entertainment & Devices Division, Microsoft Corp.
Raph Koster, Chief Creative Officer, Sony Online Entertainment

Moderator:
Vince Broady, Senior Vice President, Games & Entertainment, CNET Networks
 
Location:
Computer History Museum, Mountain View, CA