YOUR ESPORTS NETWORKING WISHLIST, ALL IN ONE PLACE

Ever wish the very best of esports’ businesswomen and men were all available in one place, ready to make a deal?
Welcome to Esports BAR, a 3-day gathering in France, where industry tastemakers will be hunting for new collaboration opportunities.

Join non-endemic & endemic brands, media, esports teams, professional leagues, game publishers, advertising agencies and more. Meet them over 1-to-1 pre-scheduled meetings, dedicated networking sessions or simply over drinks.

See you at the BAR!

  • 100 +

    pre-selected attendees

  • 72

    hours of esports networking

  • 24

    1-to-1 pre-scheduled meetings

  • 5

    star hotel experience

  • 1

    all-inclusive package

ADVISORY TEAM

To provide the most productive esports matchmaking event possible, Reed MIDEM has aligned itself with a team of elite sector professionals, directly invested in the future of esports.

THE MENU

Esports BAR ensures a smooth entry into the esports arena: brands, agencies and media professionals are guaranteed 16 1-to-1 pre-scheduled meetings with Esports Companies.

 

If you’re an esports business person, you’ll meet with 16 brands, agencies & media companies.

Then add up to 8 more open 1-to-1 meetings with other participants of your choice.

 

Planning a productive 3 days is simple and quick. With our plug-and-play solution, set up a company profile, plan your first 16 meetings, and receive a bespoke meeting schedule.

Your 8 additional meetings can be organised on-site!

In addition to 1-to-1 meetings, do business « the old-fashioned way » over lunch, dinner and the diverse activities we’ve prepared.

No atmosphere could be better: Sip your drink of choice on a rooftop, and enjoy a 360° view of Cannes while organically expanding your esports network.

At Esports BAR, your first afternoon will be dedicated to sessions, providing industry context and insights for decision-makers across sectors.

 

Need some inspiration? Best practices and market data will offer you a glimpse of the esports possibilities.

The bar is open from Wednesday afternoon to friday night

And because time is money, your business trip is organised to ensure you don’t miss a thing.

Wed, Feb. 15

— — — — —

11.00 – 14.00

Welcome & Survival Kit Pick-up

14.00 – 14.30

Projected Trends on Esports Business

14.30 – 15.30

Business Insights Session #1 – Brands & Esports Creating Meaningful Partnerships

15.30 – 16.00

Coffee Break

16:00 – 16:30

Keynote Interview #1 – Jens Hilgers, BITKRAFT Esports Ventures

16:30 17:30

Business Insights Session #2 – TV Broadcasting: Going Beyond Online Streaming

17:30 18:00

Keynote Interview #2 – To be announced

18:30 20:30

Warmup Cocktail at the BAR

Thur, Feb. 16

— — — — —

9:00 10:00

Breakfast

10:00 – 11:00

Pre-scheduled Meetings – X2

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 13:00

Pre-scheduled Meetings – X3

13:00 14:30

Lunch

14:30 – 16:00

Pre-scheduled Meetings – X3

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 – 18:30

Pre-scheduled – X4

19:30 – 23:00  

Halftime Dinner & Surprise

Fri, Feb. 17

— — — — —

9:00 10:00

Breakfast

10:00 11:00

Pre-scheduled Meetings – X2

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 – 13:00

Pre-scheduled Meetings – X3

13:00 14:30

Lunch

14:30 – 16:00

Pre-scheduled Meetings – X3

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 – 18:30

Open Meetings – X4



Meet them at the bar

Activision Blizzard
Bandai
COKE ESPORTS
Dingit.tv
ESL
FC Schalke 04
Fnatic
IBM
MLQ
MTQX
Orange
PSG
Rovio
Twitch
Univision
Xperia
Youtube Gaming

Ready to order?

Company package
Price for 1 executive
3,000*

Full event access, including:

  • 1-to-1 online matchmaking platform and meeting generator.
  • Agenda with up to 16 pre-scheduled meetings.
  • 8 additional, but non-mandatory, open meetings.
  • All informal networking events.
  • Keynotes and business insight sessions.
  • Attend with your team: €1,500* per additional executive.

    
Esports BAR will offer each attendee two full pension nights’ hotel accommodation for one person along with airport transfer service.

*excl. 10% VAT

SEE YOU AT ESPORTS BAR

2, boulevard Jean Hibert, F-06414, Cannes, France

500m from La Croisette

 

      At the hotel, you will access:

Super high-speed Internet in each room

French Gastronomy

On-site swimming pool

360° rooftop view

 

   One of our BARtenders will pick you up and drive you back to:

Nice Airport (30-min drive)

Cannes train station (10-min walk)

 Book your flight to Nice Côte d’Azur airport with our partners Air France and KLM Global Meetings, and benefit from preferential rates. Be sure to use the discount code: 29748AF.

Important booking information: Please read and print this document.

REED MIDEM, BARTENDER AT YOUR SERVICE

Reed Exhibitions, the world’s leading exhibition and conference organiser, and its subsidiary Reed MIDEM, have a 50-year history of helping entertainment businesses grow through international professional markets. More than 60,000 leading executives from over 130 countries have already experienced Reed MIDEM B2B events all over the world (MIPCOM, MIDEM and MIPTV).

ReedPOP, the pop culture division of Reed Exhibitions, also organises the PAX shows, the largest gaming events around the world, attracting the top influencers in the global gaming community.

To honour esports’ huge, passionate fan community, and explosive market interest, “the sports of the digital generation” merits a major B2B event.Ready to level up together?

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