Inven Global Esports and Academic Summit 2021
IGEAS 2021 is a virtual networking event for the collegiate esports industry.
Although the world has changed, the need for networking, mentorship, and innovation within the collegiate esports space has stayed the same. Inven Global is inviting all students, educators, esports professionals, and academic leaders to join us on the virtual events platform Hubilo in two days of virtual networking, panels, tournaments, and more.
MEET OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Heather “sapphiRe” Garozzo is the VP of Talent at Dignitas, former professional gamer, and World Champion. She is the first woman inducted into the Esports Hall of Fame (2019) and as of September 18, 2021, she was inducted into the Women in Games Hall of Fame.
MEET THE IGEAS VIRTUAL SUMMIT SPEED INTERVIEWERS
Michael “Meswannjr” Swann is a dedicated esports educator and mentor, bringing with him multiple years of experience as a manager and organization executive. He has helped build the growing brand “RBG Esports” and has developed talent within numerous esports titles, including Rocket League and Hearthstone.
Erin Sparkman is the Director of Partnerships of Esports at ScoreSide. Erin has experience in business development with an extensive history in the gaming and entertainment industry. For the past several years she has focused primarily on partnership development and emerging marketings within the explosive changes in the landscape of gaming and entertainment.