EGAA 2018 Melbourne Conference

Melbourne | 25th October 2018

The EGAA will be bringing their esports conference to Melbourne on the 25th of October and will be followed by social drinks in the evening. This event will showcase some of Australia and New Zealands best industry speakers.


The half day conference will run from 1:00PM to 5:00PM and is an opportunity for members of the industry to hear the latest on Australian esports, meet others in the industry and share knowledge. Networking drinks will follow the conference from 5:30PM.


1.00pm: Welcome Address

  • Presented by Nick Vanzetti, Managing Director, ESL Australia

1.20pm: State of the Scene - Market Update from Nielsen

  • Presented by James Yee, Head of Research & Insights (Sports and Entertainment), Nielsen

2.20pm: Game Developers and Esports; What Makes a Great Esports Title?

  • Ron Curry, CEO, IGEA

  • Ed Harradine, Director, Bodacity

  • Garth Midgley, Managing Director, GOATi Entertainment

  • Casey Thomas, CEO Dark Shadow Studios

  • Alex Blaikie, Lead Developer, Gadget Games

3.20pm: Networking Break

3.45pm: Sports and Esports

  • Jeremy Loeliger, CEO, NBL

  • Mathew Jessep, Director, DWF Australia

  • David Harris, Managing Director, Guinevere Capital

  • Natalle Gardner, Fan Insights & Strategy Manager, Collingwood Football Club

4.45pm: EGAA Update & Closing Remarks

5.00pm: Conference Close

5.30pm: Networking Drinks at GGEZ

8.00pm: Networking Drinks Close

WHAT: EGAA Melbourne Esports Conference

WHEN: October 25th, 2018

WHERE: Level 2, Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre

TICKETS: $33-$110. Ticket Pricing is discounted for EGAA Members. More information via the website link below.

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