17 - 20
October, 2019
ExCeL, London
Turning your passion into a profession: How to get a career in esports
Turning your passion into a profession: How to get a career in esports

Esports is an exciting fast-growing area within gaming that is offering new job opportunities all the time. Join an expert panel as they talk about the opportunities in the esports space.

Head to the EGX Theatre on Friday 18th October at 12 pm for a to join an expert panel as they talk about the opportunities in the esports space, what it takes to land a job and how you can find the right role for you.

The expert panel will comprise of:

- Michael ‘ODEE’ O’Dell - Rogue Chief Gaming Officer

- Mike ‘Gregan’ Ellis - Renault Sport Team Vitality Rocket League Team Manager

- Mary Antieul - BELONG by GAME Head of Esports and Partnerships

- Morgan Ashurst - British Esports Association Marketing Manager

- Moderator: Dominic Sacco - British Esports Association Content Director/Esports News UK Founder

Esports is an exciting fast-growing area within gaming that is offering new job opportunities all the time. In fact, the number of esports jobs in the UK posted on jobs board site Hitmarker has risen by 163% year-on-year. But what are these jobs, how can you get a career in esports and where should you start?

EGX attendees will be able to catch the session at 12pm (BST) on Friday 18th October. The session will be live streamed on Twitch and available to watch later on the EGX YouTube channel.

Visit the What's On the page to discover everything that is coming to EGX this October.