23 - 24 May, 2018
Hilton Singapore, Singapore

Day Two- 24 May 2018, Thursday

8:00 am - 8:50 am Registration & Coffee & Tea

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairperson’s Welcome Remarks

9:00 am - 9:30 am Building Up and Developing the Esports Market in Indonesia: Telkomsel Indonesia’s Success Story

Crispin Tristram, Vice President, Digital Lifestyle Services,Telksomsel Indonesia

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Crispin Tristram

Vice President, Digital Lifestyle Services
Telksomsel Indonesia

9:30 am - 10:00 am Nuturing Esports through GeForce-Certified i-Cafes in Southeast Asia

Simon Tan, Director, Consumer Business, APAC South,Nvidia
  • Why is the i-Café the best place to start in Esport?
  • The GeForce journey from Internet Cafes into Esport Centres
  • The GeForce Cup in SEA and how brands can tap into Esports at grassroot levels Maximizing your investments in Esports
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Simon Tan

Director, Consumer Business, APAC South
Nvidia

10:00 am - 10:30 am Esports in Emerging Markets in SEA: ESL Genting

Frank Sliwka, COO, Asia,ESL
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Frank Sliwka

COO, Asia
ESL

10:30 am - 10:40 am Speed Networking Session

10:40 am - 11:00 am Morning Tea & Networking Break

11:00 am - 11:30 am Building a Robust Esports Ecosystem and Sustainable Business Model Through Collaborative Partnerships with Developers in Australia: Lessons Learnt and Future Opportunities

Darren Kwan, President,Australian Esports Association
  • Working collaboratively with game publishers to engage gamers at the grassroots, university and professional levels
  • Ensuring a proper and sustainable governance structure to grow the Australian esports scene
  • Overcoming challenges in overcrowding and fragmentation in Australia’s esports scene to maximize sponsorship and investment opportunities
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Darren Kwan

President
Australian Esports Association

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Richard Wee

Richard Wee Partner, Dispute Resolution, Head of Sports Law Practice Group, Head of Real Estate Practice Group
MahWengKwai and Associates

11:30 am - 1:00 pm Southeast Asia- Unlocking Hidden Opportunities in the Region

Raiford Cockfield, Former Director APAC Partnerships,Twitch
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Raiford Cockfield

Former Director APAC Partnerships
Twitch

11:30 am - 1:00 pm Grassroots and Building Potential New players from a Platform’s Perspective

Amos Yeo, Assistant Manager, Digital and Esports,Sony Interactive Entertainment
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Amos Yeo

Assistant Manager, Digital and Esports
Sony Interactive Entertainment

11:30 am - 1:00 pm Unlocking the Potential of Blockchain in Esports

Lex Na, CEO,Bountie IO
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Lex Na

CEO
Bountie IO

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch and Networking Break

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Panel Discussion: Unlocking the Nexus Between Brand Positioning, Digital Reach and Enhanced Fan Experience through Seamless Live Streams in Esports

Matthias Beyer, Director of Content, Southeast Asia,Twitch Crispin Tristram, Vice President, Digital Lifestyle Services,Telksomsel Indonesia
·         Growing the digital reach and audience through seamless live streams- What’s the next frontier?
·         Maximising brand positioning and sponsorship opportunities in live streams- How do you make your message authentic to the viewing demographic?
·         Maximising the fan experience and engagement during live streams
·         Reviewing future opportunities and growth areas for live streams in esports 
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Matthias Beyer

Director of Content, Southeast Asia
Twitch

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Crispin Tristram

Vice President, Digital Lifestyle Services
Telksomsel Indonesia

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Bringing Esports to the Forefront in Mainstream Media: eGG Network the 24/7 esports platform in Southeast Asia

Yu Bin Ng, Head eGG Network and Tamago,Astro

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Yu Bin Ng

Head eGG Network and Tamago
Astro

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Afternoon Tea and Networking Break


4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Growing the Esports Scene in the Philippines: A Bottom-Up Approach

Danny Chang, General Manager,Mineski
·         Examining SEA’s biggest growth opportunity in esports- Industry development in the Philippines
·         Analyzing Mineski’s bottom up approach- from humble roots to SEA’s biggest esports organisation
·         Overcoming challenges in governance and regulation for the esports industry in the Philippines
·         Reviewing future challenges and opportunities for esports in the Philippines
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Danny Chang

General Manager
Mineski

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Developing an Integrated Approach to Esports-Game Titles to Esport Stadium- the Blizzard Arena Taipei

Paul Chen, Managing Director, Taiwan/SEA,Blizzard Entertainment

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Paul Chen

Managing Director, Taiwan/SEA
Blizzard Entertainment

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Panel Discussion: Converting Traditional Stadiums and Arenas to World-Class Esports Platforms in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities

Paul Chen, Managing Director, Taiwan/SEA,Blizzard Entertainment Simon Tan, Director, Consumer Business, APAC South,Nvidia
Hear from regional stadium owners and operators in Southeast Asia on how you can partner and collaborate to host top grade esports tournaments in the region! 
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Paul Chen

Managing Director, Taiwan/SEA
Blizzard Entertainment

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Simon Tan

Director, Consumer Business, APAC South
Nvidia

5:30 pm - 5:40 pm Closing Remarks from Conference Chairman and End of Conference