Big names headline this September’s IN 2010 Conference

Interactive Ontario has just announced that Jordan Mechner will be a keynote speaker at the IN 2010 conference, which takes place from September 12 to 14 at the Carlu in Toronto.

Jordan is a renowned author, screenwriter, and video game designer best known as the creator of the Prince of Persia franchise. Jordan was involved in creating not only the video game, but remained on board with the film adaption, earning screen, story, and exec producer credits.

But he’s not the only big name coming to town: There is Jade Raymond, who’s garnered exceptional attention as she’s climbed the ranks to become Managing Director of Ubisoft Toronto. The attention has come not only with regards to her talents, but for being an attractive, young female—a rarity in the industry, to say the least.

In addition to Jade and Jordan, there is also Ariel Garten, CEO of Interaxion, Kunal Gupta, CEP of Polar Mobile, andYona Shtern, CEO of Beyond the Rack.

IN 2010 will be divided into the following streams: Mobile, Social Media, Games, Cross Platform and Visionary. Early Bird rates are available until August 20, 2010.

IN 2010 explores the visionary ideas, creative excellence and technological innovations that generate truly engaging interactive experiences.  From games to film, from social media to mobile, IN 2010 will bring together International industry leaders for 2.5 days of networking, ideation and business in downtown Toronto.