• 2021
  • Palais des Festivals

Attend Esports BAR Cannes as a VIP with Agenda

An exclusive club for esports networking with esports industry leaders

The best business minds converge on Cannes next February!
Join the exclusive club for esports leader & non-endemic decison makers, and develop your network thanks to our esports networking opportunities.

Attending as a VIP with Agenda ensures a seat in the 1-to-1 Matchmaking programme - exclusive club where top esports tastemakers mingle with non-endemic top management executives.
This unique mix of industry leaders continues to grow, with participants from over 50 countries. Entry to the 1-to-1 Matchmaking programme is fully curated, once you’re approved you get a bespoke agenda of up to 16 pre-scheduled meetings with the execs of your choice.

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, 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 attending will meet with the best of the best in 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 is required from Tuesday 11 February, 14.00 to Thursday 13 February, 16.00.
They are actively asked to participate in all pre­scheduled 1-­to-­1 meetings with attendees.

In their words...

The brightest minds of the industry share their remarkable experience at Esports BAR

Excellent environment to understand the ecosystem of esports and develop global contacts for endemic and non-endemic co-marketing.

Wendy Lecot, Head of Strategic Alliances & Digital Marketing Innovation, Hyper X Gaming

Esports BAR is the first event where every minute of my time was productive. I was impressed by the high level of attendees from the esports industry.

Yuri Morales, Head of Sponsorships Latin America Visa LAC

Esports BAR Miami has definitely been the most efficient event to meet a variety of international executives from media, brands and esports organisations. I look forward to the Cannes edition next February.

Todd Sitrin, SVP & GM, Competitive Gaming, Electronic Arts

With the growth of esports, we’ve seen the launches of various conferences and events all around the world. Esports BAR is quickly becoming the reference as the most productive and qualitative one that I’ve seen so far."

Michele Attisani, CEO & Co-founder, Faceit

The 1-to-1 Matchmaking formula: How it works

Congratulations, you are registered as a VIP with Agenda!
Now it’s time to complete your profile in our matchmaking tool.
The more details you provide, the more chance you have of meeting the right people who can impact your business.


Browse profiles and choose who you want to meet by completing your preferences.
On average a participant has 19 meetings including 12 corresponding to their preferences. 

Receive your pre-scheduled agenda according to your preference priority.

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Esports BAR Cannes VIP with Agenda

Included in your registration:

3-day package including access to The Forum & the 1-to-1 Matchmaking

You will get :
- Access to 3-day Forum
- Access to all networking activities including 2 lunches and the Warmup Cocktail
- Access to all keynotes & insights sessions
- Access to mentoring & roundtables sessions
- Access to Esports BAR Networking App
- Access to The Game Shakers Awards 
- Access to the exclusive VIP Dinner (12 February)
- Invitation for 2 hotel nights (11-12 February)
- Access to an Agenda of up to 16 pre-scheduled 1-to-1 meetings for 1 executive

11-13 February 2020

VIP with agenda:

Company package


Esports team package


2020 VIP Attendees