Take your place at the centre of the global esports ecosystem!

At Esports BAR, we are committed to transforming the sport of the digital generation into the future of entertainment
by providing industry leaders with the most productive and meaningful enjoyable 3-day experience.
By joining the club, you'll find enjoyable places where esports tastemakers and non-endemic top-management executives
meet to shape esports' future. 

Ready to level up in esports together?

600 Attendees
40 Countries
1100 Meetings
96 Satisfaction Rate

Esports BAR Cannes 2019

Esports BAR Cannes is back to unite the world’s best business minds in esports, actively hunting for new collaboration opportunities…
A 3-day unique experience to help you develop efficient long-term businesses with peers and non-endemic partners.

 

The Forum

The Forum is a 3-day conference & networking programme designed to help delegates develop their business strategy in esports and grow their expertise to plan.

The Forum offers:

- Mentoring and Business Insight Sessions:
To help you meet and be mentored by the people that are driving the future of esports .
- Demo Space & Showcase:
Featuring  a bunch of industry key players willing to showcase their latest projects.
- Unparalleled Networking Opportunities:
The  Forum is the place to network with the finest executives of entertainment.

1-to-1 Matchmaking

Exclusive club mingling top esports tastemakers with non-endemic top management executives.

This unique mix of industry leaders only grows more diverse: next February our BARtenders will welcome buddies from over 50 countries, a cosmopolitan menu with esports leaders from all over the globe.

How it works:

Entry into Esports BAR 1-to1 Matchmaking is carefully scrutined and curated.
Once you are approved and registered, you decide who you want to meet with on our online matchmaking platform and receive before the event your 1-to-1 meeting agenda with 16 top-level executives that want to meet back.
Then, you’ll be able to add up more open meetings with other attendees of your choice on-site.

Game Shakers Awards

Esport goes mainstream, Esports BAR celebrates the game changers of esports!

Behind packed esports arenas, behind millions of online viewers watching tournaments, there are women, men and companies working to help esports find new followers around the world.

The Game Shakers Awards is the one and only truly international event to reward outstanding professionals for their contribution to develop esports recognition and credibility throughout the world.

 

The Forum : Esports is The Next Stop for Entertainment

The Forum is a 3-day conference & networking programme designed to help delegates develop their business strategy in esports and grow their expertise to plan.
Esports is undeniably demonstrating what the future of entertainment will look like:
Creating the competitive environment fans look for, creating content for multi-channel distribution.
This is the live experience. This is the new TV. This is the future of entertainment.
Esports BAR Cannes discusses this & more…

The Forum Offers

Mentoring & Business Insight Sessions

To help you meet and be mentored by the people that are driving the future of esports.

Demo Space & Showcases

Featuring  a bunch of industry key players willing to showcase their latest projects.

Unparalleled Networking Opportunities

The  Forum is the place to network with the finest executives of entertainment.

See the 2018 keynotes, mentors & speakers line-up

Esports BAR Cannes is the place to meet, network and be mentored by the industry leaders who are driving esports’ development strategy.

Todd Sitrin
SVP & GM, Competitive Gaming
ELECTRONIC ARTS (USA)

Patrick Chapman
Gaming and Esports Partnerships 
FACEBOOK (USA)

Ralf Reichert
CEO
ESL (Germany)

Nicole Pike
Managing Director
NIELSEN ESPORTS (USA)

Wouter Sleijffers
CEO
FNATIC (UK)

Michael Van Driel
Chief Product Officer
DREAMHACK STOCKHOLM (Sweden)

Robb Chiarini
Head of Esports, NCSA
UBISOFT (USA) 

Marty "Lazerchicken" Strenczewilk
CEO & President
SPLYC (USA)

You can join the club in three way!

Ready to Order?

Forum Delegate Pass

3-day pass including access to The Forum Programme

You will get:

- Access to 3 day Forum
- Access to all networking activities including 2 lunches and the Warmup Cocktail
- Access to all keynotes & insight sessions
- Access to mentoring & roundtables sessions
- Access to Esports BAR Networking App
-Access to the Games Shakers Awards

Forum Delegate Pass:

Early Bird (until 15/12/2018) : 590€
Regular : 690€

 

 

 

 

 

 

Forum Spotlight Offer

3-day demo space + showcase

You will get:

- Access to 3 day Forum for 1 person
- Access to all networking activities including 2 lunches and the Warmup Cocktail
- Access to all keynotes & insight sessions
- Access to mentoring & roundtables sessions
- Access to Esports BAR Networking App
- Access to your own fully equipped Demo Space
- Access to the Exhibitor pitch/meet up session
- Invitation for 2 hotel nights (12-13 February)
- Access to the Games Shakers Awards

Forum Spotlight Offer: 6.900€

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIP with Agenda

3-day package including access to the 1-to1 Matchmaking + The Forum  

You will get:

- Access to 3 day Forum
- Access to all networking activities including 2 lunches and the Warmup Cocktail
- Access to all keynotes & insight sessions
- Access to mentoring & roundtables sessions
- Access to Esports BAR Networking App
- Access to the exclusive VIP Dinner (13 February)
- Invitation for 2 hotel nights (12-13 February)
- Access to an Agenda of up to 16 pre-scheduled 1-to-1 meetings for 1 executive
- Access to the Games Shakers Awards

Company package:

Early Bird (until 31/10/2018) : 3.590€
Regular : 3.990€

Esports team package:

Early Bird (until 31/10/2018) : 1.790€
Regular : 1.990€

They shared a drink at Esports BAR Cannes 2018:

Esports BAR would like to thank its sponsors & partners

Rendez-vous in Cannes

Palais des Festivals 
La Croisette CS 30051
06414 Cannes Cedex
France