Introduction to the Esports Industry

This 60 minute workshop delivers an overview and understanding of the esports industry and its various aspects. Providing a clear and concise overview to the industry in North America as well as a global industry, this workshop will allow learners to gain an overall perspective to the industry. Furthermore, the workshop will touch on various other aspects such as the classification of esports around the world, global bodies and organizations that are involved in esports and the history behind them. All workshops will contain activities and implementations that attendees can carry forward, as well as a self-assessment they can use to check their knowledge on the curriculum shared within the workshop. Many workshops may also feature guest speakers.