Press Release | Announcing our Business of Gaming Forum 2019 Panellists

ANNOUNCING OUR BUSINESS OF GAMING FORUM 2019 PANELLISTS

Accompanying our international keynote speakers, The Business of Gaming Forum 2019 will also feature leading experts in branded gaming, esports and game development in South Africa.

Our second panel discussion will focus on:

WHAT THE AFRICAN GAMING ECOSYSTEM NEEDS TO GROW

Delegates will be part of the discussion about Africa’s esports and gaming ecosystem and what it needs to grow, which will host panellists from across the Africa market such as:

Youssef Mohsen – Founder & Managing Partner/ Co-Founder – Anubis Gaming S.A.E. / DGL Desert Gaming League

Youssef Mohsen is the founder and Managing Partner of Anubis Gaming and Co-founder of the Desert Gaming League.  Anubis Gaming’s objective is to represent the region, with what is currently Egypt’s number one eSports team, on the international stage.

Anubis Gaming is the first and the leading professional eSports organization in the MENA region, founded in Egypt in 2015.It has rosters in multiple games which are “League of Legends”,”Overwatch”,”CrossFire”. Due to its strong League Of Legends roster it dominated the MENA region tournaments and became so popular so fast.

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Eben Kwesi Hayford – President/Founder, Ghana Esports Association, Kiddie eSports

Kwesi Hayford is an eSports Evangelist, Creative Designer, and a Digital Media enthusiast with a passion for the youth culture, technology and education.  He inspires and empowers young people to create opportunities for themselves in digital media for the socio-economic growth for Africa.

Currently creating synergy, developing collaborations of eSports with all stakeholders both Ghana and internationally with the Ghana eSports Association which focuses on grassroots participation and content creation.

He is also founding member of the Africa Esports Championship. The dream to connect Africa with a Championship tournament is currently ongoing, with 29 countries already on board and committed to the project.

   
Emmanuel Oyelakin – President/CEO and Founder, Esports Nigeria/LXG Esports

Emmanuel Oyelakin is a Business Technology Development Professional with extensive experience in Banking and Technology spanning over 12 years. A firm believer in the potentials Africa possesses and opportunities therein, he is passionate about seeing the African youth rise up to bring about development on the continent and on the global stage while strategically driving the narrative straight from an African perspective.

His passion and commitment towards gaming and esports in Nigeria saw him recently elected as the Founding President of Esports Nigeria. He also serves as executive member of the committee for the Africa Esports Championship as well as the board of the World Esports Consortium (WeSCO) as member, African Advisory Board.

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The Delegate pass includes:

  •     Full Day Conference – 23 September 2019
  •     Morning and Mid-day Tea & Coffee and a Networking Lunch
  •     4-day general access pass to Comic Con Africa valued at R500.

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