Clash of Fans - Esports Business Primer
Everything you ever wanted to know about Esport. The former "Need for Speed" world champion Niklas Timmermann and vice-president of the German Esport Association will shed light on the global phenomenon Esport with a short presentation. He will also talk about the context of digital and analog sports. Within this session we will also get to know the biggest protagonists and variants of the Esports, as well as more about the business models and sales figures.
He was once called "digital Michael Schumacher" by the Bild - one of the biggest newspapers in Germany. Niklas Timmermann is a former Need for Speed world- and euro champion and has been working for over 15 years in esports. After retiring from professional gaming itself he switched onto the management level of esports teams and founded his own esports consultancy back in 2016. Beside his regular business he is also one of the founders and first vice president of the german eSports association ESBD where he is chairman for the professional teams.