GDC China's sixth incarnation will take place a few months earlier this year than last, with the conference commandeering the Shanghai International Convention Center from September 15 through September 17. As a result, panel/talk submissions for the event have an early deadline: May 10.
Talk applications can be submitted in either Mandarin or English (relevant submission forms here
) and can cover topics on "Game Design, Production, Visual Arts, Business and Marketing, Smartphone and Tablet Games, and Independent Games," according to GDC China's official blog
. Registration for GDC China is set to begin sometime later this month.