2019 NAB Show Hits Play on ‘eSports Experience’

Interactive area will highlight the landscape of the live gaming industry.
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LAS VEGAS—It’ll be game on when the show floor opens this year for the 2019 NAB Show, as a new interactive area focusing on esports will be available for attendees to check out. The “eSports Experience” will feature exhibits, a theater and educational programming to demonstrate the latest trends in online gaming and new content delivery technologies.

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Covering the whole landscape of the live gaming industry, eSports Experience sessions will touch on topics like branding, media rights, in-game camera systems, streaming, monetization, consumer engagement and game development. There will also be a live gaming component where professional gamers will show their stuff; attendees can also play a game themselves.

Gaming radio show CheckPoint XP will conduct live interviews with NAB Show speakers and industry leaders at the eSports Experience’s built-in recording studio.

In addition, there will be a mainstage presentation title “The eSports Evolution: What’s Next in Gaming” on April 10 talking about the trends and tech impacting players and content creators. Panelists include professional gamer and founder of ReadyUp Jonathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel; Chris Roumayeh, Detroit Renegades co-owner; Ari Segal, CEO, Immortals LA Valiant and MIBR; and compLexity Gaming Chief Media Officer Cam Kelly.

An industry meetup event will take place April 10 at 4:30 p.m. in the eSports Experience area in the North Hall.

To register for the NAB Show, visit www.nabshow.com.