Thursday, 29 August 2019

“ESPORTS SUSTAINABILITY” – Speakers for GEES 2019

IESF is excited to announce its speakers for the 4th Global Esports Executive Summit (GEES). GEES this year, hosted by Busan Metropolitan City, will be held under the theme “Esports Sustainability and Governance.”

 

Esports Sustainability is divided into two sub sectors, Health and Sustainability. Speakers for the respective sectors are as follows:

[HEALTH]

■ Presentation
- SUBJECT
Esports : Mutually beneficial or equally detrimental?
- SPEAKER
Janine Brandt, National Department of Health (Govn), Medical Doctor

■ Panel Discussion
- SUBJECT
How esports can support physical and mental well being
- SPEAKERS
Colin Webster, IESF, President
Tramayne Monaghan, Tencent, Chief Innovation Officer
Janine Brandt, National Department of Health (Govn), Medical Doctor
David Hedlund, St. John’s University, Associate Professor

[SUSTAINABILITY]

■ Presentation
- SUBJECT
Win-win strategy and synergy creations between various esports 
stakeholders
- SPEAKER
Cheol Hag Kim, Korea e-Sports Association, Secretary General

■ Panel Discussion
- SUBJECT
Defining & Standardizing to reach a consensus for esports terminology
- SPEAKERS
Cheol Hag Kim, Korea e-Sports Association, Secretary General
SungChul Byun, THE MATCH LAB, CEO
Magnus Jonsson, IESF, Board Member
Koen Schobber, IESF Player’s Committee, Member
Nicholas Khoo, SCOGA, Chairman

For more information on GEES 2019, please visit: https://gees.rsportz.com/