28 - 29 May, 2019
Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore

Day Two- 29 May 2019, Wednesday

8:00 am - 8:50 am Registration & Coffee & Tea

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairperson’s Welcome Remarks

9:00 am - 9:30 am Case Study: Esports as a Medal Sport in the SEA 2019 Games: One-Off or New Industry Standard?

· Understanding the rationale, experience and strategy behind the inclusion of esports as a medal sport at the 2019 SEA Games in the Philippines
· Highlighting the practical implications and growth opportunities for collaboration between National sport committees and the esports industry
· Evaluating the evolving role and scope of National Olympic committees and regional sporting events
David Tse, Global Esports Director at Razer

David Tse

Global Esports Director
Razer

9:30 am - 10:00 am Collaborative Case Study of Successful Partnerships to Grow Esports in the Region – The Intel Experience


Sameer Tupaki, Head of Strategy,Gaming and Esports, APAC & Japan at Intel Corporation

Sameer Tupaki

Head of Strategy,Gaming and Esports, APAC & Japan
Intel Corporation

10:00 am - 10:30 am Leveraging Successful Partnerships, Content and Infrastructure Development to Roll Out Successful Esports Tournaments: The Blizzard Story


Paul  Chen, Managing Director, Taiwan/SEA at Blizzard Entertainment

Paul Chen

Managing Director, Taiwan/SEA
Blizzard Entertainment

10:30 am - 11:00 am Morning Tea & Networking Break

11:00 am - 11:30 am How Can We Effectively Grow Sponsorship for Esports in Asia?


Raiford Cockfield III, CEO and Co-Founder at Bitrep

Raiford Cockfield III

CEO and Co-Founder
Bitrep

11:30 am - 1:00 pm Hear from Professional Esports Teams on Talent Management and Community Building


Terence Ting, CEO and Co-Founder at Team Flash

Terence Ting

CEO and Co-Founder
Team Flash

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Accelerating Esports Industry Growth through Mobile Gaming in Southeast Asia


Darang S. Candra, Country Manager- Indonesia and Malaysia at Niko Partners

Darang S. Candra

Country Manager- Indonesia and Malaysia
Niko Partners

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch and Networking Break

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm How Garena Captured the Mobile esports Market in Southeast Asia through Arena of Valor


Justin Lye, Regional Esports Manager at Garena

Justin Lye

Regional Esports Manager
Garena

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Hear from Professional Esports Teams on Talent Management and Community Building

·         Is it difficult to attract and retain talent in Asia?
·         How are esports teams working with other stakeholders to grow and nurture the esports community
·         Overcoming challenges through constant education and awareness campaigns
·         Can the SEA professional base continue to grow organically?
Terence Ting, CEO and Co-Founder at Team Flash

Terence Ting

CEO and Co-Founder
Team Flash

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Panel Discussion: Driving Revenue through Media Rights and Mainstream Media in Asia


Mark Chew, Managing Director at Reddentes Sports

Mark Chew

Managing Director
Reddentes Sports

Raiford Cockfield III, CEO and Co-Founder at Bitrep

Raiford Cockfield III

CEO and Co-Founder
Bitrep

Terence Ting, CEO and Co-Founder at Team Flash

Terence Ting

CEO and Co-Founder
Team Flash

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Afternoon Tea and Close of Confernce