The Portuguese Federation of Electronic Sports (FPDE) is organizing the 1st International Esports Conference, in partnership with Cisco and the European University, which will take place online on April 30 between 2:30 pm and 6:30 pm.
Among the topics relevant to the national and international E-Sports industry and ecosystem that will be addressed, the following stand out:
Electronic Sports as a Sport and relationship / convergence with Traditional Sport;
Economic opportunities for the agents involved (Clubs, Athletes, Brands);
Role of National and International Federations, as well as National Governments, in Industry.
Among the invited speakers, we highlight several individuals of national and international relevance such as Prof. Diana Santos, Assistant Secretary of State and Youth and Sports, João Paulo Almeida, Director General of the Portuguese Olympic Committee, Colin Webster, President of the International Esports Federation or Hans Hagnow, President of the European Esports Federation.