We talk to Dr Nico Besombes, Associate Professor of Sociology of Sport at the University of Paris and Vice President of French National Esports Association Listen to Nico on the podcast on Spotify, Apple, Deezer, Google or Stitcher or watch it on Youtube Find the conference here https://ernconference.com/) Presented by Dr Stephanie Orme & Dr Brian McCauley The Esports Research […]
Nico Besombes, Vice Pres of French Esports, discusses the ERNConference on Esports Health & Well-being Management will be held online on Twitch and YouTube on December 9-10, 2021, and will bring together the scientific community from around the world and the professional esports industry.
It’s always great when industry and academia collaborate esports is the perfect environment for productive and innovative projects. One example Weavr ( https://weavr.tv/ ) is a platform that uses live and historic data to create meaningful and personalised mixed-reality experiences for esports fans. On the podcast Steph & Brian talk to Anders Drachen & Florian Block from the Arena Research […]
Weaver ( https://weavr.tv/ ) is a platform that uses live and historic data to create meaningful and personalised mixed-reality experiences for esports fans. We talk to Anders Drachen & Florian Block from the Arena Research Cluster (ARC)at the University of York who work with companies like ESL to develop Weavr. The ARC (https://arc.york.ac.uk/) is a global community of researchers from […]
Recently the Swedish Sports Federation voted not to accept esports into the sports federation despite the application by Svenska E-sportförbundet. As a result, visa issues for players, staff and attendees from outside the EU became a potential problem for Dota 2 publisher, Valve. Request to reclassify The International as an elite sporting event were denied. As a result the 40 […]