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2020-10-14T12:00:00Z 2020-10-14T17:00:00Z America/New_York Virtual+Networking Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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· Stage
Welcome & Program Overview
Join USF President, Dr. Steven Currall; Tampa Mayor, Jane Castor; Dean of USF Muma College of Business, Moez Limayem as they welcome you to USF Esports Summit
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· Sessions
Keynote Speaker
Jordan Zietz, an 18-year-old entrepreneur who built the largest esports league in the United States.
Janelle Wells Jordan Zietz
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The State of the Esports Industry (Featured Panel)
Featured discussion with leaders from EA Sports, Skillshot Media, Super League Gaming, The Esports Observer, and National Association of Collegiate Esports.
Ann Hand Matthew Marcou Michael Brooks Todd Harris Trent Murray
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· Sessions
Industry Breakout Sessions
Q&A sessions with esports industry leaders and experts in 10 industry categories.
Ann Hand Big Cheese Brett Abarbanel Christian Kranz David Saphirstein Derek Watford Emily Fuller George DePree John Laster Jordan Bellar Jordan Felix Juan Rodriguez Katherine  Amoukhteh Marcus Howard Todd Harris Wayne Kimmel
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Ann Hand

Chairman & CEO, Super League Gaming

Big Cheese

Founder, BigCheeseKIT

Brett Abarbanel

Director of Research, International Gaming at UNLV

Christian Kranz

NFL & Esports Agent, LFM Management

David Saphirstein

Founder, Venue Edge

Derek Watford

Co-Founder, High Point Gamer

Emily Fuller

Director of Brands, Wasserman

George DePree

Founder & CEO, Leviathan Core

Janelle Wells

Assistant Professor, USF Vinik Sport & Entertainment Management Program

John Laster

Founder, Laster Law

Jordan Bellar

Business Development Manger, G2 Esports

Jordan Felix

Client Advisor, Alex Brown

Jordan Zietz

Founder & CEO, All-Star eSports League

Juan Rodriguez

Founder, Lodgz Financial

Katherine Amoukhteh

Founder, Esports College & Career Pathways

Marcus Howard

Founder, ProjectMQ

Matthew Marcou

Commissioner, Madden NFL at EA Sports

Michael Brooks

Executive Director, National Association of Collegiate Esports

Moez Limayem

Dean, USF Muma College of Business

Todd Harris

CEO, Skillshot Media

Trent Murray

Senior Editor, The Esports Observer

Wayne Kimmel

Managing Partner, SeventySix Capital

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