Thursday
09.09.21

"Esports Ambition" is designed for those working within the esports and games industry and B2B markets.

The UKIE UK Games Industry report valued the games industry at £7bn (19.03.2021). The exponential growth of esports in the UK, and globally is truly phenomenal, and of course, this will not be news to you.

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£195 + VAT

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Linked to the release of the spring 2021 strategy to curate an esports cluster between the stakeholder group of Here East, London Legacy Development Company and the Copper Box Arena, Stack Fest will bring together the leading global players based in and around the esports destination and clearly demonstrate its potential to build a UK esports powerhouse in East London.

By attending the Stack Fest Esports Ambition event you will hear from the leading brands and names on trends, strategy and forecasts as the sector continues its growth trajectory, along with the challenges and opportunities that brings.

Delegate Take-away
Receive insights, predictions and be inspired by how the UK esports (and games) most influential brands are driving engagement and excellence. Panels will feature topics around optimising 2020/21 market growth, safeguarding, diversity and inclusion, commercialisation and franchise development. The Platform Stage will be opened by a session from Founding Partner Here East and Staffordshire University London as Education Partner. The full billing for the day is in advanced development and will be released as soon as possible.

ESPORTS AMBITION PLATFORM STAGE

Session

"Building the UK Esports Destination"

Spring 2021 saw the release of the strategy to curate an esports cluster between the stakeholder group of Here East, London Legacy Development Company and the Copper Box Arena. This session will explore that potential to build a UK esports powerhouse in East London.

Presenters
Gavin Poole | Chief Executive Officer
Here East
Matt Brindley-Sadler | Director
Staffordshire University London
Session

"The Clutch with ESI + ESI Digital Summer Virtual Audience"

STACK Fest & ESI are jointly hosting the infamous live pitch competition: The Clutch. Created with the aim of helping esports-related start-up companies in need of funding and/or mentorship over 50 companies have applied to the Clutch since its inception by ESI in 2019, and we’re searching for the fourth winner. How to enter The Clutch will be announced in June.

Presenters
Sam Cooke | Managing Director
Esports Insider
Elle Osili-Wood | Esports Ambition Stage Host
Session

Part 1: Building the London Esports pro-team: from idea to four years later; & the next chapter

Part 2: Sport versus Esports; What’s the same; What’s different?

Presenters
Part 1 - Alfie Wright | CEO
London Esports
Part 2 - Special guest to be announced | TBA
London Esports

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