ABOUT ESI NEW YORK
ESI New York provides everything you need to learn from the best, discuss your projects and ideas, and find the right partners.
30+ Leading industry speakers
5 Engaging panel sessions
One on one matchmaking opportunities
1 extravagant networking after-party
We will have the best in class speakers and the most engaging and thought-provoking agenda of esports conferences in 2019.
23 April 2019
Exhibition and Agenda
A full day of interactive and debate worthy sessions including:
- From ‘basement dwellers’ to global superstars: the ever-changing perception and responsibilities of top esports players
- The Fighting Game Community and esports: a rocky relationship
- There’s no place like home: creating the perfect esports venue
- Marketing in esports, the past, present and future
- Investment in esports: Show me the money
- The current state, and future of collegiate esports
- The Esports Chamber 101
- Data: the commercial opportunity
- Publishers and teams: creating the perfect ecosystem
Esports & Sports Team
- Esports organisations30%
- Suppliers & Service Providers30%
- Sports Clubs & Leagues10%
- Regulatory bodies, Betting companies and others10%
- VCs & Investors5%
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND
ESI New York is a must attend event for anyone interested in or currently doing business in esports around the world.
A one day jam-packed conference with panels worth listening to, people and companies worth meeting and rooftop networking drinks worth drinking .
We ensure attendees get value for money with an interesting and thoroughly curated agenda; there’ll be panels throughout the morning and an afternoon focused on round-tables and networking post-lunch. We’ll close off with networking drinks on the Tribeca Rooftop and then an official after-party at the renowned 40/40 Club.
ESI New York will span two days in total with breakfast meetings to follow the conference on the morning of April 24th.
Sessions will cover topics such as the ever-changing perception of pro players and the repercussions of this, the current state and potential of the fighting games community, esports venues, marketing developments, the repeal of PASPA, collegiate esports and more.
ESI New York opens the doors to the somewhat elusive esports world while simultaneously capturing the intent of esports fans and businesses. This is a phenomenal opportunity to showcase your business and to promote it as a leader within, supporter and partner of the industry as it continues to grow.
This event will offer an education on all aspects related to the business of esports from looking after and management of players to marketing, merchandising, building a brand, fan engagement, and more. ESI will bring together the decision makers at the world’s top teams, tournament organisers, brands, bookmakers, suppliers, investors, professional service providers, sports clubs, media and more.
- Brand awareness to a targeted crowd of decision makers across esports, and connected industries
- Be known as a leader in the space to the full sphere of stakeholders
- Support the burgeoning esports industry and ensure people know who you are, and what you can offer
- Gain extensive support from the full Esports Insider network on your journey in esports. This includes content and promotion on one of the leading industry news portals globally, support on social channels, real life connections and plenty more
For more information and to get involved: [email protected]
- MAIN STAGE
- Headline Sponsor
- Media and Strategic Partners
Vizrt is the world’s leading provider of visual storytelling tools for media content creators in the broadcast, sports, digital and esports industries. Vizrt offers market-defining software-based solutions for real-time 3D graphics, video playout, studio automation, sports analysis, media asset management, and journalist story tools. More than three billion people watch stories told by Vizrt customers everyday including from media companies such as CNN, CBS, NBC, Fox, BBC, BSkyB, Sky Sports, Al Jazeera, NDR, ZDF, Star TV, Network 18, Tencent, and many more. Vizrt is a global and diverse company with over 500 employees, operating in 30 offices worldwide. Vizrt is a privately-owned company by Nordic Capital Fund VIII.
Vizrt is creative power made easy. www.vizrt.com
Foley & Lardner LLP is an international law firm with over 1,100 lawyers, 13 industry groups, 60 practice areas, and 24 offices in the United States, Mexico, Europe, and Asia. The Sports Industry Group at Foley is comprised of lawyers with the highest level of legal acumen, as well as professionals who have held senior and high-profile leadership positions in the sports industry. We work with clients to acquire or sell sports franchises; find creative solutions for sports facility development, financing, and construction; and negotiate long-term media deals.
Our sports clients include franchises and leagues, amateur and collegiate teams, owners, stadium operators, sponsors, promoters, developers, and sporting goods manufacturers. We also provide legal services for major championship events for Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the Special Olympics, and FIFA, and are now helping clients navigate all aspects of the dynamically growing esports industry.
Gaming is what we do best! Our team is compiled of broadcast and design engineers, and leading esports industry developers. eSports integration and Horizon AVL have teamed up to bring you a comprehensive solution for your esports venue or event. Our passion for gaming and audiovisual integration is the perfect balance for excellence! Esports is changing the sporting landscape of the collegiate space. This billion dollar industry is a global phenomenon that cannot be ignored.
Competitive teams will increase student enrollment and revenue streams. Building a successful team and brand will attract students, sponsors, and advertising dollars. Esports teams will require a space for training and competitions. The spaces will generate ticket sales. Streaming will create advertising revenue. Let our eSports integration development team assist building your esports team, venue, and brand.
eSports integration will design a space of excellence that is functional and entertaining.
Let us help you Level Up your esports program!
YouGov Sport is a global sports, sponsorship and entertainment research company, working with sports key stakeholders to unlock meaningful, actionable insights.
Founded as SMG Insight in July 2010, YouGov Sport is the sports division of YouGov – one of the world’s largest and most respected research firms.