Video Games & Esports 101: Opportunities for the Music Industry

Greenpoint Zoom

Wednesday, October 13, 2021, 3:00:00 PM UTC

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Moderator:

Chase Brennick, Associate, Covington & Burling LLP

This panel will discuss the current state of the highly popular and lucrative video game and esports industries, and the various opportunities they offer to the music industry. Panelists working in video games and esports will take us through the formats where they see substantial opportunities and value for integrating music, such as licensing, concerts and virtual events, and promotional and marketing opportunities. Learn how gamers and gaming companies leverage music, how musicians and music companies leverage video games and esports, and strategies for appealing to the unique gaming fan base.

Chase Brennick

Chase Brennick

Associate, Covington & Burling LLP

Jeanine Cowen

Jeanine Cowen

Professor, Berklee College of Music

Seth Hillinger

Seth Hillinger

Organizer, NYMusicTech Meetup/CEO, Drops

Stuart Irvin

Stuart Irvin

Founder, Esports & Video Games Practice Covington & Burling LLP