Press Release | Esports Insider, ESL and Artisan Studios to keynote at BOG 2019

BOG2019 HAS SOME EXCITING NEW SPEAKERS AND TOPICS!

The Business of Gaming Forum is excited to announce some of our new speakers and topics that fall into the 3 main pillars of the gaming industry; Branded Gaming, Esports and Game Development.

Sam Cooke, Managing Director Esports Insider

Since the launch of ESI in the summer of 2016 it has grown into one of the leading industry sites globally, and has organised more esports focused business events than any other company. In the position of Managing Director, Sam oversees the growth of the company and direction of the company, as well as its day-to-day affairs.

09h10 – 09h45           

ESPORTS AND GAMING: FUTURE PROOFING YOUR BRAND, WHY THE TIME TO ACT IS NOW

Akshat Rathee, Managing Director – NODWIN Gaming | ESL India & South Africa | DreamHack India

Akshat is an experienced Serial entrepreneur with a demonstrated history of working in the start-up space. His traditional experience has been in the management consulting industry with Ernst & Young. He is currently invested into esports and Gaming. Akshat has a proven track record of multiple exits, the latest being the sale of NODWIN Gaming to Nazara Games and ESL. Akshat is skilled in Management, Business Development, Training.

11h00 – 11h30            

THE BUSINESS OF ESPORTS – HOW DOES THE ECOSYSTEM MAKE MONEY?

Mario Rizzo – Founder & CEO, Artisan Studios

Mario Rizzo is a games industry entrepreneur and the co-founder of Artisan Studios, Inc. He specialises in the development of premium JRPG titles for consoles and PC, narrative game design, studio management, start-ups, quest writing, story development for games that launch Nintendo Switch, Sony PlayStation and Steam

16h00 – 16h30             
THE FUTURE OF AAA GAME DEVELOPMENT AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR AFRICA

TO MEET AND CONNECT WITH THOUGHT LEADERS IN THE GAMING INDUSTRY, REGISTER FOR BOG 2019 WHILE
SEATS ARE STILL AVAILABLE!!

REGISTRATION

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.

Price: R1940,00 excl. Vat

LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE – CLICK REGISTER TO BOOK YOUR SPACE NOW

For more information on the Conference please visit the website:  www.businessofgaming.co.za

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