igec esports deep dive

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Arnold Hur
Chief Growth Officer, KSV eSports
Arnold is an entrepreneur who specializes in growth of early stage startups. As Chief Growth Officer, he oversees strategic definition and execution on the company's fan relationship program, growth of fans globally across multiple languages, and the operations of esports in Korea. Prior to joining KSV, he was President of Memebox, one of Korea's most successful startup companies where he grew the office to roughly 100 employees. He was hired as the Head of Growth at Memebox before his promotion. Prior to Memebox, he worked on product and strategy at Google, management consulting at Boston Consulting Group, and investment banking with Goldman Sachs.
- Arnold Hur: When the Advanced Knowhow and Capital of Silicon Valley Meets Asia’s Passion
  • Place
    Doheny Beach
    Time
    15:00 ~ 15:30
    Speakers

    The Future of the KSV Esports Pro Team

    Emerging from thin air, KSV has became one of the biggest and most competitive contributors to the Esports scene. Their teams compete in League of Legends, Heroes of the Storm and, of course, in Overwatch as the renowned Seoul Dynasty. KSVs rapid growth is setting the bar high for rival Esports organizations.

    Arnold Hur, Chief Growth Officer at KSV, will unpack the future for the Esports packleader. What will be the next big step for KSV? What is their ultimate goal in Esports market? How will KSV maintain its explosive growth? This talk is expansive, so more details on it will be updated routinely.

    Place
    Doheny Beach
    Time
    15:00 ~ 15:30
    • Arnold Hur
  • Place
    Crystal Cove Auditorium
    Time
    17:00 ~ 17:50
    Speakers

    Owning a Professional Team: How to Turn Your Dreams into Reality

    Owning a professional Esports organization. Anyone can dream it, but to make it into reality is another question. Hear the story of three North American Esports pioneers who know the ins-and-outs of starting a team and transforming it into something legendary.

    Learn about what it takes to grow thoughts into action and how to cope with the frustration and difficulties of starting a team from scratch. Hear the truth of forming a pro team from the ground up from the people who have lived it first hand.

    Place
    Crystal Cove Auditorium
    Time
    17:00 ~ 17:50
    • Jack Etienne
    • Noah Whinston
    • Mike Milanov
    • Arnold Hur
    • Christopher "MonteCristo" Mykles