Esports Insider is excited to announce its second Major flagship event of the year, ESI Singapore taking place on 5-7th July.
Alongside the announcement ESI is delighted to unveil a long term commitment with Redd+E, resulting in the event becoming an exciting joint venture. ESI Singapore will connect some of the largest global brands with decision-makers and industry leaders in and around the esports industry.
Tickets are available now with an Early bird promotion until 27th May
Taking place at Chijmes, a historic 160-year-old convent in the heart of Singapore’s Civic & Cultural District, the event is set to showcase ESI’s established blend of top-notch networking, education and content to the Lion City for the very first time. Confirmed speakers include individuals from the likes of MOONTON, AFC Ajax, ESL Gaming and more.
The in-person event promises to combine the best of traditional esports conferences with exciting new ways to network and entertain. There’ll also be the chance to connect with well-known global brands and esports stakeholders, ranging from teams and tournament operators to game developers, publishers and everyone in between through unrivalled networking opportunities.
Alongside ESI Singapore, Esports Insider’s pitch investment competition The Clutch, will also make its return in a physical format and will be integrated into the esports business event. With applications now open, esports focused startups can enter to take part in this prestigious competition taking place on July 7th.
Redd+E, an esports-focused subsidiary of Singapore-based marketing agency Reddentes Sports, will work alongside ESI to deliver the first event of its kind and stature in the APAC region.
Yip Ren Kai, Co-Founder and Managing Director at Redd+E, commented: “Esports in the Asia Pacific region is creating momentum, expanding influence and rising in economic value. To host a conference, especially to develop an in-depth understanding of the industry is what we are hoping to kick-start and value-add.
So we are really excited to partner with Esports Insider to bring their signature esports conference to the region for the very first time, and to showcase the opportunities esports can bring to the market.”
ESI Singapore will feature 50+ speakers, over 200 attendees, a collective of panels, keynotes and brand showcases, which combine to create two days of in-depth discussions covering key topics at the heart of esports.
The themes covered at ESI Singapore on 6-7th July will be:
- Commercialisation challenges & opportunities
- Esports ecosystem deep dives, with a focus on SEA & APAC regions
- Investment, and crossover industries including Web3, blockchain, marketing, and advertising
- A look into how SEA can welcome international esports entities into its space
ESI and Redd+E will also reveal a more detailed agenda for ESI Singapore soon.
Sam Cooke, Managing Director and Co-Founder at Esports Insider, added: As we look to bolster our events business, Singapore was a no-brainer when it came to deciding where to expand to next. Southeast Asia is a hotspot for esports. So, we can’t wait to provide panels and networking opportunities at ESI Singapore that help showcase this ever growing sector.
“Having Redd+E on board also provides a great opportunity for us to deliver the best event we can do in APAC. I can’t wait to see some of you there!”
Passes are also available for those wishing to secure their attendance to the upcoming event, ESI Washington DC on 16-18th May 2022.