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E-sports conference comes to Rotterdam Ahoy

E-sports conference EsportsX is coming to venue Rotterdam Ahoy, as part of Rotterdam Games Week and e-sports tournament Dreamhack Rotterdam. The event will discuss the growing impact & value of e-sports and gaming for businesses, as well as policy and strategy. More than 500 professionals, managers and policy makers from The Netherlands and Belgium will be in attendance. The event is part of a...

Rotterdam: the ‘living lab’ producing new conference chemistry

Ramy Salameh reports on how Rotterdam is harnessing its port city zest to reinvent its events proposition.   Rotterdam is home to the world’s first floating farm, with 40 cows, a farmer and robots soon to be collecting manure and feeding cattle; while the city’s innovation district garners and aligns start-ups, incubators and accelerators with institutions and businesses. All of this activity...

Rotterdam Ahoy presents major e-sports viewing party

Major e-sports event IEM Katowice is taking place in Katowice Poland on 3 March. As part of Rotterdam Games Week, venue Rotterdam Ahoy is hosting a pop-up viewing event, which will be showing the match on big screens at the Ahoy Arena. Gamers can ‘meet & beat the pro’ competitor Melania Mylioti, and ask CS:GO expert and shoutcaster Jerre ‘Dynz’ van den Berg about the game and...