The presentation will describe the increased interest in competitive e-sports and computer games competitions, the professionals, their support teams, their sponsors and the gambling on the outcome of these activities.
The monetary strategies relating to the video-games industry will also be discussed.
No prior knowledge of either e-sports or the competitive games industry is needed to find out about these new industries.
Speaker Stefan-Adrian Tabirca obtained a degree in BSc (Hons) Applied Computing recently from Solent University. He has been in England for eight years in a variety of roles. Prior to that in Romania he was a primary school teacher for three years, taught English and French for two years and was a psychotherapist for three years, specialising in the ABBA therapy, working with children suffering from autism.