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Esports: the engagement opportunities for brands - Full Videos

The games industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the world. With its unique combination of immersive entertainment, high production values and multiplayer gameplay, the games industry is the driving force of entertainment today and the future.

Within the games industry the star performer is esports; the competitive playing of video games. With incredible levels of consumer engagement and loyalty, esports presents an enormous opportunity for brands and partners.

Hear from leading esports businesses and the brands that have already moved into this sector, and identify where the future opportunities exist for your business.

Interview on the role of brands and their integration with pro teams

Speaker: Patrick Collins, Head of Partnerships, Excel

Website: https://xl.gg/

The Esports Landscape

Speaker: David Yarnton, Founder & Chairman, Edge

Website: https://edge.gg/

Shared experiences of engagement with NSC and student networks

Speaker: Matthew Colclough, Creative Technologies, Games and Esports - Esports Lead

Website:  Games.Barclays

Esports Panel

Moderator: Sam Collins, Head of Commercial & Membership, Ukie 

Panellist 1: Stephen Hutchings - Hi-Rez Studios (https://www.hirezstudios.com/)

Panellist 2: Oliver Weingarten – LDN UTD (https://ldnutd.gg/)