Inaugural Georgia Tech Esports Symposium and Invitational
December 8, Fall 2020
Registration is optional and allows us to communicate future events to you.
Register HERE: [One Oculus Quest 2 VR headset will be given at random to one registrant].
The Institute for People and Technology is pleased to invite you to our inaugural Esports Symposium and Invitational. This event will bring together industry leaders for a look at the topic of esports innovation. This is a live-streamed event.
Join us on Dec 8 at 9:00 AM here: https://twitch.tv/skillshot
Register on Twitch to participate in the event.
9:00 AM: Introductions and Welcome – Siva
9:15 AM: Welcome address – Beth
9:30 AM: Panel: Universities and their impact on the future of
This panel will discuss the current state of in universities and the impact students can
and will have on the future of
Moderator – Laura Levy
, VP GT
Michael Brooks, Executive Director
Lucas Bailey, Asst Director, GSU
10:00 AM: End of Panel.
10:30 AM: Rocket League Tournament
11:30 AM: End of Tournament
11:45 AM: Fireside chat:
Participants: Todd Harris & Grant
Atlanta is now broadly recognized as a hub for video-game development, a $140 billion global industry, and , the fastest-growing segment of that industry with an audience size of almost 500 million people. Learn about the industry growth and how Atlanta companies are contributing to and participating in that growth as game publishers, tournament operators, professional teams, local venues, and more.
12:30 PM: Wrap up.
For more information, contact IPaT Partnerships Director Siva Jayaraman.