Esports Conference

July 18-21, 2019  |  Xi'an Qujiang International Convention Center

About Conference

Presenting its very first conference, WCG will provide attendees with the ultimate opportunity to better understand the ecosystem of eSports through the integrated insights of both the East and West.

In addition to this, WCG is proud to present China’s very first TED talks. These TED talks will be streamed globally for audiences around the world to share in these insights.

Schedule

 

Esports Conference

Esports is with no doubt a big deal globally. However, its business and ecosystem differs in East and West.
In WCG’s first esports conference, you can find out how esports grew in eastern and western culture, what we are facing and where we are heading to, and how we can expand esports collaborating with other industries.

 

Advisory Board

Taewon Yun

General Manager, Global Publishing
Super Evil Megacorp

  • Taewon Yun

Mr. Taewon Yun is responsible for global expansion and operation of Vainglory. He is a passionate gamer with over 20 years of experiences in game and platform development, strategic planning and execution, business development and team building.

Donald Marinelli

Founder, Entertainment Technology
Carnegie Mellon University

  • Don Marinelli

Prof. Donald Marinelli has been teaching for almost four decades and is still active in the field as a visiting professor at Columbia University as well as Arizona State University. He co-founded Entertainment Technology Center at Carnegie Mellon University.

Crisis Wi

Executive Producer, Esports
Banana Culture Project

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Mr. Crisis Wi is one of the most successful pioneers in esports broadcasting industry. He launched and directed many global-scale esports leagues such as the StarCraft League at OGN and PUBG Global Invitational 2018 Berlin at Banana Culture Project. 

Speakers & Agenda

1) Asia's Esports are emerging.

 

2) Esports are on top, what's next? 

3) The esports convergence

VENUE

Golden Hall & Auditorium

Xi'an Qujiang International Convention Center