The likes of Astralis, Microsoft, Immortals, ELEAGUE, FACEIT, ESL, the 76ers and more will be in attendance as speakers at the upcoming Esports Live event in London in October.
Esports Live is a part of the well established Leaders Week 2017 which sees the cream of the crop from the world of sports business gather. The likes of The FA CEO Martin Glenn, Stephanie McMahon, Chief Brand Officer at WWE, Portsmouth FC Owner Michael Eiser, IAFF President Lord Sebastian Coe and Oakland Athletic’s Billy Beane are just a few of those attending.
James Worrall, Founder & CEO at Leaders said:”To celebrate our tenth anniversary we’re hosting our most ambitious programme to date with specialised events happening every day and night, at venues all over London, all week.
“The Leaders Week concept is a realisation of our vision to pull together the senior people shaping sport and entertainment all over the world to explore the future and learn from the past. By doing so we hope people are inspired and the industry takes a giant step forward into the future.”
As for the esports element, Esports Live is taking place at Under the Bridge on October 3rd, the upmarket venue built into Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge home, where there’ll be ample discussion around various topics in the space.
This will include the dissection of esports brand sponsorship, the NBA 2k League which’ll have the league’s Managing Director Brendan Donohue taking attendees through the plans for it, and more. Session names include ‘Understanding the Hype’, ‘Esports Brand Sponsorship’ and ‘Governing Esports’.
Those wanting to find out more about Esports Live can do so here.
Esports Insider says: There are now a number of esports business conferences but as a part of the well established and well respected Leaders Week we expect this one will impress. A look at the calibre of the speakers is testament to that expectation, and we’ll be in attendance should anyone want to meet Under the Bridge!
Disclaimer: Esports Insider is an Official Media Partner of Esports Live and Leaders Week