Justin Dellario is the Senior Program Manager of Twitch Esports, where he oversees competitive gaming operations for the world's largest video game live streaming platform. Justin works with game developers, tournament organizers, professional teams, and broadcasters to direct budget, quality, legal compliance, and operations of esports leagues globally. Prior to Twitch, Justin served as Head of Global Esports for gaming hardware developer, Razer, where he developed the company's sponsorship and marketing campaigns. Justin holds a Masters in International Relations from American Military University.
Here's where you'll find Justin Dellario (Director of Esports Programs - Twitch)
June 23, 2017
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM 45 minutes
The Future of eSports: How Online Video Impacts Competitive Gaming
Add to Calendar 06/23/2017 15:00 PM 06/23/2017 15:45 PM America/Los_Angeles The Future of eSports: How Online Video Impacts Competitive Gaming Online video has played a critical role in the growing popularity and commercial success of esports. As live streaming and video-on-demand (VOD) platforms like YouTube, Twitch, and Beam enable competitive gamers to broadcast matches, an entire industry is being built around online gaming. But will esports truly become mainstream? If so, how will it compare with traditional athletics in the future? This panel brings together game publishers, streaming platforms, and professional esports teams to explore these issues. We'll debate how game design has changed to support mass viewing, how professional gamers should measure their audience, and how brands and agencies can work with this new generation of online influencers. Finally, expect insight as to which streaming platforms work best and whether virtual reality (VR) will radically reshape the gaming industry. | Industry Keynote Stage | false MM/DD/YYYY