Agenda

During the 2-day event ERC will hold lectures, debates, Q&A sessions, keynote speeches, panels, breakout sessions, roundtable discussions as well as networking breaks, an exclusive party and cocktail reception not to be missed.

There will be two sections - Main stage and Roundtable. Main stage will hold keynotes, discussion panels, and presentations. Roundtable is a section where delegates can gather with limited amount of participants to discuss, debate and sign agreements on the hottest topics of Esports regulations.

ON THE EVE. 22 September 2019
18:00 - 21:00
- Welcome drinks at the rooftop terrace.
Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel
DAY 1. 23 September 2019
9:15 - 9:50
Registration, Coffee
9:50 - 10:00
Welcome address

10:00 - 10:15
Future realities of Esports
Keynote Speech
10:15 - 10:30
Governmental recognition of Esports:
importance, global overview and challenges
Keynote Speech
11:15 – 11:30
Investments in Esports: fundraising and revenues
Panel Discussion
11:30 - 12:00
Networking, Coffee break

12:00 - 12:15
The protection of the Esports integrity
Keynote Speech
12:00 - 13:00
Integrity in Esports
Panel Discussion
13:00 – 13:10
Presentation
13:10 – 13:20
Collegiate Esports
Keynote Speech
14:00 - 14:45
Lunch
14:45 – 15:00
Protection of intellectual property: media rights and broadcasting
Keynote Speech
15:00 - 15:40
Intellectual property and media rights, broadcasting
Panel Discussion
15:40 – 15:50
Presentation
15:50 – 16:00
Presentation
16:00 - 16:30
Networking, Coffee break
16:30 - 16:55
Pro Esports players and influencers: perception and responsibilities
Speaker Session
16:55 - 17:50
Race and gender equality: impact on Esports
Panel Discussion
17:50 - 18:00
Closing remarks
20:00 - 20:30
Hotel pick-up and transfer to the Welcome Party.
Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel.
20:30 - 00:00
Exclusive Welcome Party.
Esferic Barcelona
9:15 - 9:50
Registration, Coffee
11:30 - 12:00
Networking, Coffee break
13:10 - 14:00
Priority and mission: the protection of the Esports Integrity
Roundtable
14:00 - 14:45
Lunch
14:45 – 15:40
International partnership between regulatory bodies: establishment and maintenance
Roundtable
16:00 - 16:30
Networking, Coffee break
16:55 - 17:50
Communication and collaboration with game publishers
Roundtable
ON THE EVE. 22 September 2019
18:00 - 21:00
- Welcome drinks at the rooftop terrace.
Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel.
DAY 1. 23 September 2019
Main Stage
9:15 - 9:50
- Registration, Coffee
9:50
Welcome address
10:00 - 10:15
The future of Esports
Keynote Speech
10:15 - 10:30
Governmental recognition of Esports: importance, global overview and challenges
Keynote Speech
10:30 - 11:15
Governmental recognition of Esports
Panel Discussion
11:15 – 11:30
Investments in Esports: fundraising and revenues
Panel Discussion
11:30 - 12:00
Networking, Coffee break
12:00 - 12:15
The protection of the Esports integrity
Keynote Speech
12:00 - 13:00
Integrity in Esports
Panel Discussion
13:00 – 13:10
Presentation
13:10 – 13:20
Collegiate Esports
Keynote Speech
13:20 – 14:00
Education, scholarship and certification in Esports
Panel Discussion
14:00 - 14:45
Lunch
14:45 – 15:00
Protection of intellectual property: media rights and broadcasting
Keynote Speech
15:00 - 15:40
Intellectual property and media rights, broadcasting
Panel Discussion
15:40 – 15:50
Presentation
15:50 – 16:00
Presentation
16:00 - 16:30
Networking, Coffee break
16:30 - 16:55
Top Esports Players and Influencers: perception and responsibilities
Speaker Session
16:55 - 17:50
Race and gender equality: impact on Esports
Panel Discussion
17:50 - 18:00
Closing remarks
20:00 - 20:30
Hotel pick-up and transfer to the Welcome Party.
Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel.
20:30 - 00:00
Exclusive Welcome Party.
Esferic Barcelona
Roundtable Section
13:10 – 14:00
Priority and mission: the protection of the Esports Integrity
Roundtable
14:00 - 14:45
Lunch
14:45 – 15:40
International partnership between regulatory bodies: establishment and maintenance
Roundtable
16:00 - 16:30
Networking, Coffee break
16:55– 17:50
Communication and collaboration with game publishers
Roundtable
20:30 - 00:00
Exclusive Welcome Party.
Esferic Barcelona
2 days- 20+ keynotes & panels - 30+ top speakers
DAY 2. 24 September 2019
10:00 - 10:30
Morning coffee
10:30 - 11:00
Opening remarks
11:00 - 11:20
Sponsorship and advertising in Esports: case study
Keynote Speech
11:20 - 12:05
Sponsorship and advertising: traditional formats and esports needs.
Marketing in Esports.
Panel Discussion
12:05 – 12:50
Legal relations between athletes, organizations, authorities
Panel Discussion
12:50 - 13:30
Monetization mechanisms in Esports and Video Games
Panel Discussion
13:30 - 14:15
Lunch
14:15 - 14:35
Heightened safety and security: the importance of improvement
Keynote Speech
14:35 – 14:45
Presentation
14:45 – 15:30
The rise of Esports arenas: what is needed to run an Esports event
Panel Discussion
15:30
Closing remarks
15:45
Cocktail Reception
Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel
10:00 - 10:30
Morning coffee
12:50 - 13:30
TBA
Roundtable
13:30 - 14:15
Lunch
15:45
Cocktail Reception
Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel
DAY 2. 24 September 2019
Main Stage
10:00 - 10:30
- Morning coffee
10:30 - 11:00
Opening Remarks
11:00 - 11:20
Sponsorship and advertising in Esports: case study
Keynote Speech
11:20 - 12:05
Sponsorship and advertising: traditional formats and esports needs. Marketing in Esports.
Panel Discussion
12:05 - 12:50
Legal relations between athletes, organizations, authorities
Panel Discussion
12:50 - 13:30
Monetization mechanisms in Esports and Video Games
Panel Discussion
13:30 - 14:15
Lunch
14:15 - 14:35
Heightened safety and security: the importance of improvement
Keynote Speech
14:35 – 14:45
Presentation
14:45 - 15:30
The rise of Esports arenas: what is needed to run an Esports event
Panel Discussion
15:30
Closing remarks
15:45
Cocktail Reception
Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel
Roundtable Section
10:00 - 10:30
- Morning coffee
TBA
Roundtable
13:30 - 14:15
Lunch
15:45
Cocktail Reception
Renaissance Barcelona Fira Hotel