Alex Jebailey – CEO – The esports universe meets pro wrestling

Alex Jebailey of CEO has been mixing esports and wrestling to create the perfect form of entertainment for the fighting game community. With gaming and competitive play growing more and more each...

The ESI Podcast: the opportunity at the intersection of esports and gambling

Here at Esports Insider we're delighted to introduce the ESI Podcast, in partnership with Mishcon de Reya. The four-part series will cover topics from betting through to intellectual property issues in the burgeoning esports...
Excel HQ

A behind the scenes look at the Excel HQ at Twickenham Stadium

British esports organisation, Excel has unveiled its esports training facility, Excel HQ at England's Rugby Union home, Twickenham Stadium. It was first announced back in January that Excel would be making Twickenham...
FACEIT Global Summit PUBG Classic

Michele Attisani – FACEIT – Betting big on PUBG

FACEIT made a big move in 2018 by integrating PUBG into its competitive platform and, more recently, the company made another big commitment: hosting the first global event in the game's...

Chris Schackt – Square One: Champions League – Building a path to pro in...

Could the Square One League of Legends amateur league be the starting block for future stars? For many industry outsiders, esports' meteoric rise in terms of prolificacy, popularity, and capital flow to...

Lindsey Eckhouse & Sabrina Ratih – G2 Esports – Diversity in esports

Earlier this year, Spanish team G2 Esports welcomed Lindsey Eckhouse and Sabrina Ratih to the organisation. With a growing female presence now pulsing through a mostly male-dominated industry, it's only natural...

Chris Chaney – Chaney Group Holdings – Investment in esports #ESINYC

Chris Chaney is the Founder of Chaney Group Holdings and Infinite Esports & Entertainment. He'll be speaking at ESI New York (#ESINYC) on April 23rd on the 'Investment in esports: Show me the...
Cam Kelly compLexity Gaming

Cam Kelly – compLexity Gaming – From agencies to esports

North American esports organisation compLexity Gaming has been active in esports since the industry's more humble days so there's not much it has missed out on, but that doesn't mean it...
OGN Super Arena

Kyle Nolla – Understanding player performance at the highest level

Kyle Nolla could provide the research that allows top teams and organisations to improve and sustain their players' mental strength. Every year, thousands of gaming fanatics take to their PC or console...

Sabina Hemmi – Elo Entertainment – The commercial opportunity of data #ESINYC

Tracking game data is becoming increasingly popular amongst not only professional players and teams but your standard gamer too. Knowing win-rates for characters and maps has become key to character selection...

Events

What’s on this week? – Variety’s the spice of life –...

“What’s on this week?” is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next...