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Panel: Why Grassroots Esports Efforts Are Essential

Jul 13, 2023

To understand the esports ecosystem, it may be even more important to look closer at the base than at the top. While professional esports gathers understandable attention, recognizing the important work being done at the grassroots may be even more crucial to your destination’s success in building an esports ecosystem of its own. In this session, hear from event organizers who are making magic happen at the grassroots and come away with new ways to think about your esports community.

Gerald Solomon, Executive Director - NASEF
Melissa Burns, Founder, Chair - Esport Canada
Katie Briggs, President - LANFest
Logan McLaughlin, Digital Anthropologist
Matt Traub, Managing Editor - SportsTravel

Sponsored by:

Valley Forge