The Forum will cover issues such as investment in teams and leagues, guidance on where the key opportunities exist and how to go about making the most of them, sponsorship and examples of brands doing well in esports, the situation with media rights and broadcasting, a clear overview of the ecosystem as a whole and its worth, case studies and plenty more.
The Forum is running alongside the Betting on Football Conference, and delegates will gain access to both events with over 1,500 visitors from around the world, including all the top European football clubs, leagues and plethora of gambling operators.
Sports Clubs & League Representatives
Top Industry Speakers
Gambling Operator Brands
10:15 – 11:00
Understanding the esports ecosystem: Who’s watching, what’s it really worth and why should traditional sports care
Speaker preview: ESL UK, Riot Games, ESIC, Dignitas, Kinguin
11:00 – 11:20
11:20 – 12:00
Keynote Speaker: Ruud Gullit
12:10 – 12:50
Sports clubs in esports: How to do it and which titles to choose
Speaker preview: North, Fnatic & AS Roma, British Esports Association, Perform Group (Goal), Qwatti eSports Agency
12:50 – 14:00
14:00 – 14:45
Esports team ownership: A worthy investment?
Speaker preview: Team Vitality, Code Red Agency, exceL Esports
14:45 – 15:30
Media rights and broadcasting in esports
Speaker preview: Gfinity, ESL UK, Ginx TV, Swipe Right PR, Sportradar
15:30 – 16:00
16:00 – 16:45
Sponsorship in esports and why brands must play a different game
Speaker preview: Minute Media (DBLTAP), Fnatic, Super Evil Megacorp, Hashtag United, RFRSH
16:45 – 17:30
Abios Esports Data Roundtable
"As a pioneer in the esports betting industry, the UK is a very important market for us. We're always excited to participate at the Esports Insider events to share our insights and knowledge that we've gathered over the years."
“Esports Insider provides a needed and different take on the ever evolving world and business of esports. I've had the pleasure of doing several interviews, and have always found them both challenging and to the point. As esports progresses, this type of journalism and coverage will be sorely needed to ensure another perspective on our sport. I applaud the initiative and will continue reading with great interest.”
“In our direct experience Esports Insider is a reliably informative and engaging platform via which you can stay up to date with all of the latest esports industry news. This is why we choose to break our related news via ESI’s channels to ensure it’s delivered in the manner we seek and read by the right audience of industry professionals.”
“With ESI’s thorough understanding of the industry, it has attracted high calibre panellists out of esports but also related industries, culminating into valuable and interesting insights on a variety of topics for everyone taking an interest into esports."
OFFICIAL PARTY @ UNDER THE BRIDGE
The official networking party will run from 20:30 to 2:00 at ‘Under the Bridge’, which is Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich’s favourite london club. Besides being located below Stamford Bridge, the club was recently refurbished for £30 million, which makes it one of London’s top venues.
The companies shown below are among the ones that will be represented at the Esports Super Forum and the Betting on Football conference. When you register as delegate to attend the event you will get access to all delegates via the official Conference App. In this way you can schedule the important business meetings before the event starts.
We are offering the following options for the ESI Super Forum dependent on if you would also like full access to the Betting on Football conference agenda which will bring you over 200 speakers across two days at Stamford Bridge.
ESI Super Forum Gold Pass
ESI Super Forum Gold Pass for Group Bookings
ESI Super Forum Platinum Pass