GAMESWEEKBERLIN & GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT (PART OF GAMESWEEKBERLIN)
Do 11.04. 09:00 Uhr
GAMESWEEKBERLIN APRIL 8-14, 2019 & GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT APRIL 11, 2019
The gamesweekberlin running from April 8–14, 2019 is the leading cross-industry communication and networking platform for games business, development, and culture in Europe. Over seven days, the umbrella brand combines multiple events for industry representatives and game enthusiasts alike. In 2018 about 15.000 international and German game developers, publishers, investors, and influencers from public institutions and the media industry as well as gamers, families and fans came to Berlin.
The gamesweekberlin 2019 connects a variety of events, including the games business and development conference QUO VADIS, the independent video games festival A MAZE. / Berlin, the public playing event Gamefest, the action program for more gender diversity in games Womenize! Games and Tech, the VIP Matchmaking Dinner and the professional eSports conference GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT.
In 2019, the Kulturbrauerei in Berlin will be the central information, expo and accreditation center for all participants. Partners of the gamesweekberlin are represented in an overall communication complex, including visibility in all participating events.
gamesweekberlin is funded by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg. It’s a brand of and organized by Booster Space in coordination with the organizers of partner events such as A MAZE. / Berlin, Matchmaking Dinner and the GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT.
ABOUT GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT
For the second time, the GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT will come to the heart of gamesweekberlin on April 11, 2019 in Berlin. The main conference of the German Esports Federation ESBD will push the debate about esports to the next level, taking “The Esports Movement” as the central topic of the event. The focus will be on esports as a digital sports movement that brings together millions of esports athletes competing all around the world. The declared aim of the event is to jointly develop this “esports movement” and to unfold its full potential, helping key stakeholders to develop esports on a societal scale.
The #GES19 will bring together pro teams, amateur sports and esports clubs, sports associations, politics and policy makers, as well as science and business in amazing presentations, panels and workshops. In the unique atmosphere of the historic Kulturbrauerei attendees will be presented an extensive program in two conference tracks. Hosted with English and German conference parts, the GES19 emphasizes on the international character of esports and becomes a central networking hotspot for the European movement.