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Esports and You: Developer Livestreaming and the Future of Gaming (Presented by Genvid)

Sponsor Speaker:

Jacob Navok (CEO, Genvid Technologies, Inc.)

Location: Room 3009, West Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 21

Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm

Pass Type: All Access, GDC Conference + Summits, GDC Conference, GDC Summits, Expo Plus, Audio Conference + Tutorial, Educators Summit, Indie Games Summit - Get your pass now!

Topic: Business & Marketing

Format: Sponsored Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Developers are beginning to look at esports and livestreaming not just as a way to market their product to gamers, but as a way to reach and monetize a new audience of spectators. What kind of game designs will result from this new era? What technologies are needed to get spectators excited and interactive? And how will the game industry grow as a result? The past, present and future of games will be discussed alongside live demos.


Insights into technology solutions and game design concepts that maximize spectator attention will be reviewed. New opportunities to engage spectators and generate new revenue streams will be explored.

Intended Audience

Producers, game designers product and community managers in the game industry who are looking at solutions for livestreaming their games, engaging audiences and expanding their business models.