Sports vs Esports- Battle for the Audience | UPRISE Europe 2018

Sports vs Esports- Battle for the Audience

Oct 18, 2018


Dublin City Council Stage

30 Minutes

It is forecasted that eSports is on the cusp of significant growth, with tournaments and prize pools expanding in size and value and will surpass viewers of ‘regular sports’ by 2020. What has caused this shift? Is it cultural or technical? This panel will look at how Sports and Esports are competing for viewers.

  • Mike Craddock


    Kairos Group | London, United Kingdom

  • Chris Hana


    The Esports Observer | Berlin, Germany

  • Benedikt Kraus


    ESL | Köln, Germany

  • Federico Winer

    Head of Entertainment Industries

    SAP | Germany

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