• 11-13 February 2020
  • Palais des Festivals
11-13 February 2020 Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France

Let's level up in esports together!

What is Esports BAR Cannes?

Esports BAR Cannes is the world's business event where top management esports executives and non-endemic leaders meet to shape esports’ future.

Over three days, Esports BAR Cannes offers an exclusive 1-to-1 Matchmaking service that carefully mixes industry leaders, together with a 3-day Forum programme featuring mentoring and insights on how to invest and develop business expertise in esports.

100 Thieves CEO, Matthew ‘NaDeShot’ Haag to be rewarded as the Game Shaker of the Year at Esports BAR Cannes 2020

The Game Shakers Awards are back for their 3rd edition, rewarding those best taking esports mainstream!

We are glad to announce that 100 Thieves CEO, Matthew ‘NaDeShot’ Haag will be honoured with the Shaker of the Year Award.

Taking place on 11 February 2020, the awards are the one and only truly international event to reward outstanding professionals within five categories – Shaker of The Year, Media Shaker, Brand Shaker, Sport Shaker and Community Shaker, for bringing esports to mainstream audiences.

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700 Attendees
45 Countries
2400 Meetings
87 Satisfaction Rate

Esports BAR Cannes 2020

A 3-day unique experience to help you develop efficient and long-term businesses with peer and non-endemic partners.

The Forum

The Forum is a 3-day conference & networking programme designed to help delegates develop their business strategy in esports and grow their expertise.

The Forum offers:
-Mentoring & Business Insight Sessions
-Demo Space & Showcase
-Unparalleled Networking Opportunities
 

1-to-1 Matchmaking

An exclusive "club" where top esports tastemakers interact with non-endemic top management executives.

The most direct, cost effective & easy way for non-endemic & endemic brands, media, advertising agencies, publishers and esports organisations to forge successful business partnerships.
 

Game Shakers Awards

Esport goes mainstream, Esports BAR celebrates the game changers of esports!
The Game Shakers Awards is the one and only truly international event to reward outstanding professionals for their contribution in developing esports recognition and credibility throughout the world.
 

 

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Esports BAR Cannes 2020 : At-a-glance Programme

Hosted Brands: Special Programme

To provide non-endemic brands the support they need within the esports sector and facilitate their collaboration with the entire global community, Esports BAR hosts a dedicated and exclusive programme for leading global brands.

Who can join the Hosted Brand Programme:
The Hosted Brand programme is targeted at senior decision makers of non-endemic brands, responsible for sponsorship, marketing or advertising activities across the globe.

We define non-endemic brands as companies operating in the following industries:
Airlines, Rail ; Automobiles; Banks, Insurance; Beverages, Food; Energy; Textiles, Apparel…

We only accept the very best non-endemic brand decision makers in the industry; all applicants for Esports BAR Hosted Brand Programme are required to fulfill a strict criteria and will be asked for reference checks.
Hosted Brands selected will meet with the very best of the esports industry, from game publishers to tournament organisers and teams.

What a brand gets at Esports BAR: 
A 3-day package including access to the Forum and all networking activities.
-Exclusive Mentoring Programme for Brands: NEW!

Including 2 hours of tailored round-table workshop exclusively open to hosted brands
-A Pre-scheduled Agenda of 1-to-1 meetings for 1 executive - up to 16 meetings (Value: 4 250€)
-Travel Costs to Cannes (up to 350€ from/to Europe; up to 1175€ for all other countries).
-Hotel Invitation for 2 nights (Tuesday 11 & Wednesday 12 February)

What a Brand does at Esports BAR:
Hosted Brands presence in Cannes are required from Tuesday 11 February, 14.00 to Thursday 13 February, 16.00.
They are actively asked to participate in all pre­-scheduled 1-­to-­1 meetings with attendees.

2019 Official Sponsor

2019 Official Partners

Come & meet them in Cannes 

2019 VIP Attendees 

Rendez-vous in Cannes

Palais des Festivals 
La Croisette CS 30051
06414 Cannes Cedex
France

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