AFK Gaming is proud to partner with the Esports Insider for ESI Digital Winter 2020. The event is a B2B esports conference featuring over 75 speakers and 20 panels where various topics will be discussed. It is a business conference where the topics will focus mostly on the business side of esports. If you are interested to know more about the event and why you should attend it, check out our previous article below.
We take a look at the top 3 panels at this conference that we think might interest our audience. Here, we'll take a look at the speakers and the panel and what we might get to see from the event. The full agenda for the event can be found here.
PUBG MOBILE is one of the fastest growing esports having announced their landmark tournament, the PUBG MOBILE Global Championship earlier this year. The title has a comprehensive global structure which was implemented despite the restrictions brought on by the pandemic. With over 50M active players, the title has had a very positive response with thousand lining up to be a part of its esports program. PUBG MOBILE Esports Director, James Yang the team's vision, approach and journey to establish the title as as the world's first tier 1 mobile esport.
2. Rocket League Esports: A New Era - Nov 18 (23:15 IST)
Rocket League may seem like a fun and casual multiplayer title, but it can also be incredibly competitive and has a very robust ecosystem. The game's esport program director, Murty Shah will discuss the future of the game and its esport ecosystem with plans for major and minor events along with a higher prize pool.
3. Esports Teams, Revenue Generation and Diversification - Nov 19 (23:15 IST)
This panel will be a key one for those with stakes in esport organizations or plans to invest/work in them. The panel looks at various cost and entry models and how organizations are getting creative with their income streams. The panel includes Kevin Chou for Gen.G and Nicolas Maurer from Team Vitality among other names.