Earlier this month, Reggie went again to school. Now, now we’re studying that the previous Nintendo of America honcho will give his subsequent lecture at SXSW 2020.
Reggie Fils-Aimé will give a keynote tackle on the annual convention on know-how, movie, and music, to be held March 13-22, 2020 in Austin, Texas. A assertion from the convention organizers notes that Fils-Aimé oversaw Nintendo of America “during its most successful era,” together with three console launches. Fils-Aimé’s matter class shall be “convergence,” the convention stated.
Since Nintendo, Fils-Aimé has gone on to start out a consultancy based mostly in Kirkland, Washington, and final month was named Chief in Residence for the Dyson Faculty of Utilized Economics and Administration at Cornell College, the place Fils-Aimé graduated in 1983.
A fan favourite amongst Nintendo’s huge viewers, Fils-Aimé stepped down as president and chief working officer of Nintendo of America in April, succeeded by the peerlessly named Doug Bowser. (We’re nonetheless awaiting the appointment of Doug Thwomp, nonetheless.)