Esports in Education Summit 2023: date, location, and agenda
The Esports in Education Summit 2023 event will kick off soon. Read on for the date, location, full agenda, and event details.
British Esports announced the Esports in Education Summit 2023 event. Happening on Feb. 10, this summit will be a hybrid event that features free online tickets. Read on for details.
Esports in Education Summit 2023
The Esports in Education Summit 2023 will be the fifth of its kind. It will take place on Feb. 10 at the Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies location in Nottingham, England.
Designed for educational institutions, lecturers, curriculum managers, and senior leaders, the summit will involve discussions about esports. Particular attention will be paid to the developments, opportunities, and ongoing impact of competitive gaming.
Esports in Education Summit 2023 information (Image via British Esports)
There will also be a Student Champs Showmatch happening during the event. The Student Champs refer to a series of esports tournaments for schools across the U.K.
Esports in Education Summit agenda
Here's the full agenda for the 2023 esports summit:
- Welcome and introductions
- Student Champs
- The Pearson and British Esports BTEC qualifications
- Break and networking
- Building and developing esports facilities in educational institutions
- Safeguarding in esports
- Lunch and networking
- British Esports Student Champs Showcase and networking
- The professional side of esports
- British Esports and global esports
- Close and departure
Attendees of the 2022 summit (Image via British Esports)
This year's Esports in Education Summit will also grant the opportunity for in-person participants to network with esports and education leaders. There will be a tour around Confetti X as well, which is an esports arena at the Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies location.
Tickets for the event are available now via Eventbrite.
Last year's esports and education event (Image via British Esports)
The link between esports and education
"I'm really excited to welcome colleagues and peers from across esports education to the 2023 Esports in Education Summit,” Kalam Neale, the head of education at British Esports, said.
Neale added how whether an attendee is new to competitive gaming or a veteran, the event will provide first-hand exposure to the current state of esports and education in the U.K.
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