eSports has been one of the most exciting growth areas in the audio-visual industry over the last several years. eSport viewership is growing at over 14.4% CAGR reaching as many as 307 million viewers next year. Twitch reported 7.2 million streamers, 105,344 channels, 3.2 million viewers watching a total of 1.8 billion hours of eSports in April (see www.twitchtracker.com). While eSports and gaming accelerate, looking into the future can prove difficult. Join our expert panel discussion as they dig into some of the key trends, challenges, and emerging windows in this always changing industry!
1) Educate AV and Innovation practitioners on the unique opportunities in the eSports realm.
2) Identify and discuss unique and emerging trends, opportunities, and challenges in the category.
3) Share design thinking approaches and practical methodologies to creating events in both permanent and temporary locations.