04 - 05 December, 2018
Hilton Tokyo Bay, Chiba, Japan

Hirokazu Hamamura


Vice President
Japan eSports Union (JeSU)


9:20 AM Host Country Keynote: Developing and Growing the Esports Market in Japan: JeSU’s Role and Future Opportunities

  • Understanding how recent regulatory changes can drive the growth of esports in Japan
  • Analysing the role of JeSU in growing esports in Japan
  • Understanding the government perspective on esports- how can the public and private sector work hand-in-hand?
  • Ensuring checks and balances in the frontier esports market: Overcoming social challenges in the esports market

5:30 PM Closing Panel Discussion: Making Esports Work in North Asia- Actualising Latent Potential and Commercial Opportunities

  • Drawing upon lessons learnt and best practice from the rest of the world
  • Leapfrogging the maturity curve and developing a robust esports economy in North Asia and Japan
  • Strengthening the relationships between game developer, government and national associations to grow the industry


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Hirokazu.

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