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2021 Esports Investment Summit Presented by Inven Global

A Virtual Networking Event February 25th, 2021


Join leading investors and institutions financing a booming esports industry at year two of Inven Global's Esports Investment Summit.
2021's new digital format brings new learning and networking opportunities that you won't want to miss!

Empower your decision-making in 2021 with facts, connections, and our state-of-the-art market update.

  • Learn from esports insiders where the industry is headed and who is leading the charge.
  • Grow your network of esports thought-leaders capitalizing on the booming industry.
  • Equip yourself with authentic industry insights from esports entrepreneurs and investment experts.
  • Watch emerging esports companies pitch to investors and receive live feedback from our panel of judges.

The Esports Investment Summit is bringing together top data leaders for a definitive 2021 esports market update:

  • Niko Partners
    Niko Partners

    Data rich Insights into the Asian esports and gaming market. A comprehensive look at understanding gamers in Asia and their consumer habits.

  • Esports Charts
    Esports Charts

    Live stream viewership data revealing esports consumer viewership habits, trends and engagement patterns.

  • Newzoo

    General financial overview of the past and present esports ecosystem

  • Liquipedia

    Insights derived from user and search date of esports most visited and respected pro-player database Wiki.


AM 08:30 - AM 09:00 Pre-Event Networking
AM 09:00 - AM 09:15 Welcome Presentation
Break Time
AM 09:30 - AM 09:45 Keynote Presented by Enthusiast Gaming

- An esports start-up success story, building gaming and esports value

Break Time
AM 10:00 - AM 10:30 Market Update by Newzoo

- Global/ Holistic view of esports market

AM 10:30 - AM 11:00 Market Update by Liquipedia

- Dispelling the myths around the esports industry

AM 11:00 - AM 11:30 Dedicated Networking Time
AM 11:30 - PM 12:00 Market update by Niko Partners

- Asia esports insights and market data

PM 12:00 - PM 12:30 Market update by Esports Charts

- Streaming insights and viewership metrics

PM 12:30 - PM 01:30 Dedicated Networking Time
PM 01:30 - PM 02:30 Panel Sessions & Pitch Contest Presentations
PM 02:30 - PM 03:30 Dedicated Networking Time
PM 03:30 - PM 04:30 Panel Sessions & Pitch Contest Presentations
PM 04:30 - PM 04:45 Closing Ceremony

- Pitch contest winner announced

PM 04:45 - PM 06:00 VIP Network Lounge OPEN

Keynote Speaker

Matt Kaminsky Enthusiast Gaming, Daily Esports, Luminosity Gaming
name : Matt Kaminsky
position :VP, Business Development
company : Enthusiast Gaming
Enthusiast Gaming shares lessons learned from scaling an esports start-up into a media success story listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. They share their story building esports team Luminosity Gaming, and media company Daily Esports.

Matt is VP, Business Development of Enthusiast Gaming. He has been in the industry for almost 10 years working with some of the biggest and best publishers in the industry.

Enthusiast Gaming (TSX: EGLX)(OTCQB: ENGMF)(FSE: 2AV) is building the world’s largest social network of communities for gamers and esports fans that reaches over 300 million gaming enthusiasts on a monthly basis. Already the largest gaming platform in North America and the United Kingdom, the Company’s business is comprised of four main pillars: Esports, Content, Talent and Entertainment.

Enthusiast Gaming’s esports division, Luminosity Gaming, is a leading global esports franchise that consists of 7 professional esports teams under ownership and management, including the Vancouver Titans Overwatch team and the Seattle Surge Call of Duty team.

Enthusiast’s gaming content division includes 2 of the top 20 gaming media and entertainment video brands with BCC Gaming and Arcade Cloud, reaching more than 50MM unique viewers a month across 9 YouTube pages, 8 Snapchat shows and related Facebook, Instagram and TikTok accounts. Its 100 gaming-related websites including The Sims Resource, Destructoid, and The Escapist collectively generate 1.1 billion page views monthly.

Enthusiast’s talent division works with nearly 1,000 YouTube creators generating nearly 3 billion views a month working with leading gamer talent such as Pokimane, Flamingo, Anomaly, and The Sidemen.

Enthusiast’s entertainment business includes Canada’s largest gaming expo, EGLX (, and the largest mobile gaming event in Europe, Pocket Gamer Connects (

Bonus Esports Investment Panels

Leading up to the esports investment summit on the 23rd and 24th, our special guest panelists will be talking about these issues.

  • Leyline
    The Convergence of Gaming, Esports, Blockchain, and Philanthropy At the convergence of gaming, esports, blockchain, and philanthropy, sits Leyline. Why must doing good things be costly and complicated? How will the gamer generation save humanity? Our panel experts share the missing piece to good works, the obstacles to philanthropy, and the ways gamers have been making their contributions to the world.
  • Evil Geniuses ShotCall Tyrus
    The New Esports Workforce: Who and What We Need To understand an industry is to understand its workforce. In this panel, we reveal the core value generators that esports depend on while also outlining the skill sets and expertise the industry needs more of to continue its rapid growth. A must-attend event for those hiring or looking to enter the business of esports.
  • Gen G
    Gen.G Lessons on Global Esports Revenue and Operations Learn from one of the most valuable esports organizations in the world, Gen.G. Equip yourself with practical knowledge on how to be sucessful in esports revenue generation, operations, and management- straight from a company that has been through it all and succeeded!
  • Elo Entertainment Queer Women Of Esports Enlight Highres Big
    Ready Player Two: Improving the Inclusivity and Profitability of Esports Experts discuss the current esports market and how it reflects the general population, the lack of representation queer & BIPOC individuals and marginalized genders, and the lost opportunity in not targetting a more diverse audience. Leave this panel with an understanding of how to engage diverse markets authentically.


Esports & Gaming Pitch Competition

Start-up finalists showcase their companies and forward-thinking strategies in front of a panel of experts in the investment space. One winner will be announced during the Esports Investment Summit program and receive a featured article on

Esports Investment Summit Tickets

What You Get
  • Access to Live streamed panels
  • 4 Esports Market Update PDFs from Newzoo, Niko Partners, Esports Charts and Liquipedia
  • Access to Tocca virtual networking platform
  • Video downloads of all recorded sessions
  • Speaker & Panelist Q&A opportunity

Event Topics and Panel Focus

  • Esports
  • Emerging
    In Esports
  • Business
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  • How Esports
    is Becoming

2020 Esports Investment Summit Highlights

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