The Business of Esports

Since Fall 2018, NYU’s Tisch Institute for Global Sport has offered the first credit-granting course on the Business of Esports in New York City.

The Business of Esports at the NYU Tisch Institute for Global Sport, Pt 1.

Associate Dean Vince Gennaro and Faculty member Jason Chung discuss the exciting Business of Esports course now being offered at the Tisch Institute for Global Sport.

 

The Business of Esports at the NYU Tisch Institute for Global Sport, Pt 2.

Vince Gennaro and Jason Chung continue their discussion on the rise of eSports and how the Tisch Institute for Global Sport at NYU is keeping our students connected with this emerging aspect of the industry.

 

Jason Chung, Adjunct Instructor

  • Faculty member Jason Chung’s contemporary and interdisciplinary course is designed to provide students with the tools to understand and critically evaluate the underlying economic, cultural and social foundations of esports, a growing sports industry sector soon to generate over $1 billion USD in revenues.

  • Jason Chung will be a speaker at the upcoming Esports Tech Invest 2019, an event bringing together all sectors of the esports and video gaming industry  https://www.esportsti.com/jason-chung/

Students were able to attend the following events this past year:

HIVE Esports Business Conference (Admission fees sponsored by The Esports Observer)

ESL One New York 2018 (Admission fees sponsored by ESL One)

Numerous industry meetings/events in NY and LA