CSMG Hosts Inaugural Coaches and Directors Summit to Discuss the Future of College Esports
STAMFORD, CT (August 3, 2022) Collegiate Sports Management Group (CSMG) today announced their inaugural Coaches and Directors Summit produced by ESPORTSU and Esports Foundry. The Coaches and Directors Summit is a three-day virtual gathering of collegiate esports stakeholders who will cover the collegiate esports industry’s achievements, challenges and opportunities. If you are looking to learn more about collegiate esports from the best in the industry, you are invited to attend August 9-11, 2022 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm ET each day. To register: http://discord.gg/EsportsU.
The Coaches and Directors Summit will include publisher featurettes, community roundtables, a commissioner panel, networking opportunities, a job fair, esports program case studies, licensing and sponsorship trends, and a tech, production and venue showcase. Featured speakers from across the ecosystem may include executives from CSMG, ESPORTSU, Esports Foundry, Twitch, Boise State University, Microsoft/CDW, Cisco, US Army West Point Esports, Mountain West Conference, ECAC, ECC, Big Sky, NECC, NJCAAE, and EPIC GAMES, among others
Some of the breakout sessions include (subject to change):
- How Esports Can Accelerate Your Career
- Future proofing Tech in your Facility
- Leadership Mindset for Collegiate Esports
- Licensing Apparel and Merchandise for your Program
- Optimizing Live Production
- Selling Local Sponsorships
“The Coaches and Directors Summit will provide the tools and insights from leading collegiate esports stakeholders to build our community collaboratively,” said Angela Bernhard-Thomas, EVP of Collegiate Sports Management Group/ ESPORTSU. “You’ll hear first hand from leaders who are passionate about collegiate esports as we prepare for the upcoming academic year to shape and scale a sustainable framework for collegiate esports.”
CSMG is an integrated sports and entertainment media company focused on esports and traditional sports in the new creator economy. We are an experienced, trusted results-driven team with a lens on what’s next. The focus of our business verticals – CSMG and ESPORTSU – is rooted in intellectual property rights management, acquisition, and development through media rights, Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL), valuation services, licensing, and sponsorship sales. We offer expertise in developing communities through brand building, original content, and event production & management. We drive our partners’ success at the crossroads of tech, sports, entertainment, and video games. To learn more, visit us at https://collegiatesmg.com/.
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