THE MAKING OF A COLLEGIATE ESPORTS PROGRAM
This panel provides an inside look at how a collegiate multi-media organization helps administrators drive student engagement with esports by organizing live and online tournaments. Participants will learn how gaming competitions create new career opportunities and enhance the quality of life for students at state universities, Division 2 institutions, and community colleges nationwide.
Chris Buckner, Co-Founder & CEO, Mainline; Co-Founder, Launch Esports
Myra Byrom, Director of Esports Operations, Mainline
Darin David, CEO, Steel Curtain U.; Co-Founder, Launch Esports
Travis Lynn, Head Esports Coach, Shawnee State University
Moderator: Billy Sprout, Director of Collegiate Esports, Mainline