Thomas Bidaux

Thomas Bidaux


ICO Partners



Thomas Bidaux has been actively involved in the operations and the development of online games for more than 18 years, making him one of the experienced professional in that sector. In 2004, he set up the European subsidiary of the online game giant NCsoft in the UK. He led the company's efforts to expand its game portfolio with European-based development through various third party deals and the creation of a Brighton-based studio. Since April 2008, he manages his consulting agency ICO Partners that supports small and large video game companies on their online strategies as well as their approach to the European market. Since 2012, he also been regularly involved in many crowdfunding campaigns and has been sharing in-depth data around the phenomenon.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly in the World of Cryptocurrency

Alex Amsel and Thomas Bidaux take to the D.I.C.E. Cannes stage to debate “the good, the bad and the ugly” around the mysterious and often volatile digital currency market. Amsel and Bidaux have followed digital currency for years, developing strong, incisive opinions on the space. Amsel has had experience in the Blockchain world while Bidaux is no stranger to digital currencies and virtual items with many years as an expert on MMO games, working closely with publishers and studios. Join them and their moderator Manon Burgel, CEO of B2Expand, as they navigate market complexities, dispel misconceptions, and provide insights into one of the hottest topics in gaming.