Join the leaders of esports in Miami!

The world’s most important esports decision makers will be shaping the future of the industry on Monday 24 September, in an intimate and productive environment.
Join us at the crossroads of the global esports community: Esports BAR schedules a full-day programme to help you build long-term business relationships.
Will you be there?

Nate Nanzer
Commissioner, The Overwatch League


Chris Hopper
Head of Esports North America,
Riot Games 


Brendan Donohue
Managing Director, NBA 2K League

Ben Spoont
Co-founder and CEO
Misfits Gaming & Florida Mayhem

James Ruth
Senior Director, Properties, Soccer United Marketing, Major League Soccer

Brent Koning
Commissioner, EA Sports FIFA Competitive Gaming

Jason Fung
Global Esports Director, Alisports, Alibaba Group

Leo De Biase
ESL Brazil CEO and Founder & Partner of BBL

300 Attendees
30 Advisors & Mentors
1100 Meetings
30 Countries

The Esports BAR Mentors Roster

Grow your esports expertise and find out how to develop efficient long-term businesses with peers and non-endemic partners.
You have questions…the Esports BAR Mentors have the answers to help you stay ahead of your meta!

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Samart Benjamin Assarasakorn 
Executive Chairman & CEO
BIG – Benjamins International Group and Executive Secretary to President, Thailand Esports Federation (Thailand)


Michiel Bakker

Robb Chiarini
Head of Esports, NCSA, Ubisoft (USA)

Matthieu Dallon
Webedia Strategic Advisor, Trust Esport Ventures CEO


Maria Carmen Fernandez
Digital Strategy Manager, MEDIAPRO (Spain)

Heather ‘Sapphire’ Garozzo
Director of Fan Engagement, TEAM DIGNITAS (USA)

Alexander "Zerogravity" Kokhanovskyy
CEO & Co-Founder, DREAMTEAM (Ukraine)

Wendy Lecot
Head of Strategic Alliances & Digital Marketing Innovation,
Hyper X Gaming (USA)

Duncan Mc Monagle
SVP & GM Esports, Minute Media (UK)

Sergi Mesonero
Relaciones Institucionales, LVP, Liga de Videojuegos Profesional


Wouter Sleijffers
CEO, Fnatic (UK)

Ian Smith
Integrity commissioner, ESIC (UK)

The Menu

The Forum

Grow your esports expertise

The Forum is a full-day educational programme of insights and mentoring, designed to help you develop an efficient long-term businesses with esports peers and non-endemic partners.

Take your place at the centre of the global esports ecosystem. Shape its future in an intimate, productive environment!



The VIP Arena

Join the most exclusive esports club

Attending as a VIP gets you a seat on the inside and provides access to an agenda of up to 16 guaranteed pre-scheduled 1-to-1 meetings with execs of your choice.

This rarefied group includes top esports decision makers; entry into Esports BAR’s VIP Arena is carefully curated.

Applications for the VIP Arena are closed, but you can still meet esports decision-makers by attending as a Forum Delegate!


The Chill Areas

Mingle with the community

Over Esports BAR Miami’s three days, our BARtenders will organise unparalleled networking activities so you can organically meet the industry leaders driving esports’ development.

What’s more, our networking App will help you contact any executive attending the event. Invite your business crush to dinner or a drink!



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Ready to Order?

You can join the club in three ways!

Forum Delegate

1-day pass

Looking for curated workshops, insights and making informal business encounters? Attend as a Delegate for access to a 1-day programme of insight sessions and unparalleled networking activities.

Our new Forum offering provides actionable esports trends data and vast opportunities to network and mentor—or seek mentors. Get in on the game!

-Access to 1-day Forum (24 September)
-Access to all networking activities including 1 lunch and the Warmup Cocktail (24 September)
-Access to Esports BAR Networking App

Forum Delegate Pass:

490$ excluded taxes










Forum Spotlight Pack

1-day pack

Want your brand to shine in the eyes of attendees? With the Forum Spotlight Pack, showcase and demo your wares in a dedicated, central space that includes your own private meeting table. Space is limited, so contact a BARtender to hit the floor!

-Access to 1-day Forum (24 September)
-Access to all networking activities including 1 lunch and the Warmup Cocktail
-Access to Esports BAR Networking App
-Access to your own fully-equipped Demo Kiosk during The Forum
-10 minutes featured presentation of your company within the Forum Programme of Business Insight Sessions

Forum Spotlight Pack:
4,000$ (excluded taxes), 4,280$ (taxes included)

Applications for the Forum Spotlight Pack are closed, but you can still meet esports
decision-makers by attending as a Forum Delegate!






VIP with Agenda

3-day package

Need the most efficient way to do business in esports? Apply to be selected and attend with an agenda, this offer will let you know in advance who you’ll meet during your 1-to-1 meetings ... but watch out, seats are limited! Secure your deckchair!

-Access to 1-day Forum (24 September)
-Access to all networking activities including the Warmup Cocktail (24 September), the VIP Dinner (25 September) and the Brand Lunch (26 September)
-Access to Esports BAR Networking App
-Access to the VIP Arena and an Agenda of up to 16 pre-scheduled 1-to-1 meetings for 1 executive (25 & 26 September)
-Invitation for 2 hotel nights (24-25 September)

Company package:
3990$ excluded taxes
+ 1990$ per additional executive excluded taxes
Esports team package:
Independent esports team with no more than 20 employees (upon approval)
1990$ excluded taxes
+ 1990$ per additional executive excluded taxes

Applications for the VIP Arena are closed, but you can still meet esports decision-makers by attending as a Forum Delegate!

You can attend Esports BAR Miami as a journalist!

Press Registration is now open!

Esports BAR welcomes journalists from around the world to cover the hottest topics impacting the development and business of esports.
Access to The Forum is free of charge.

For any other information, please contact our Press Team:

Reed MIDEM Press Contacts:
Mike WILLIAMS, Director of Communications
Tel.: +33 (0)1 79 71 99 33 -
Yassia FEKIR, PR
Tel.: +33 (0)1 79 71 95 82 -

Come & share a drink with them in Miami

See you at Esports BAR

1 Hotel South Beach

2341 Collins Avenue

Miami Beach

FL 33139

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).

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?