Esports Showcase at IBC2019
IBC is introducing a timely event at this year's exhibition show that taps into the considerable esports expertise of ESL, Lagardère and EVS, to provide a valuable insight into this rapidly growing genre for those involved in media and entertainment. The new IBC Esports Showcase will bring together the leading names in the industry to discuss the latest trends, showcase current developments and demonstrate esports live on stage. Free to all IBC2019 exhibition visitors, the event takes place from 9.30am to 5pm on Tuesday 17 September at RAI Amsterdam.
The agenda of the day will start with keynotes and panels in room E102, where experts from the likes of ESL, GINX esports TV and EVS will address the challenges and opportunities in esports production. Jens Fischer, EVS’ esports specialist, will also chair a session titled “Understanding esports production”, which will feature speakers from Blizzard, EA, ESL and Twitch.
In the afternoon, there will be a live tournament in the Auditorium featuring two professional teams playing the popular game Counter-Strike that will give visitors a unique insight into the excitement that esports competition can create both live and on screen. The live production of this tournament will be organized by ESL, with the support of NEP The Netherlands and EVS.
Get your free visitor’s pass to IBC 2019 and book your place at the IBC Esports Showcase by clicking on the button below and using ESPVIP2 code to guarantee your seat.