LVL UP – November 2022

The Convergence of esports & entertainment

Presented by Roland

Each month, LVL Up gathers a panel of industry specialists to answer some of the most pressing questions related to esports.
Join us this November, 21st 2022 for a new, exclusive summit focused on the convergence of esports and entertainment.

Presented by Esports Awards and Roland

The global esports economy will top $1.2B in 2022. This fast-growing market brings with it many opportunities for the entertainment industry. New deals are being announced on a regular basis with both industries forming strategic partnerships, and finding new ways for artists to express themselves creatively.

Join us as we delve deeper into the convergence of esports and entertainment. What is the current relationship between those two industries? What are the opportunities and obstacles to its development? Our panel of speakers will discuss all this and more.



  • Date: 21 November 2022
  • Start-time: 12pm PDT / 8 pm BST / 9pm CET
  • Topic: The Convergence of esports & entertainment
  • Location: Register here


  • Date: 21 November 2022
  • Start-time: Immediately after the Conference
Kim Meltzer
Kim Meltzer

CEO at Destination Esports

Chris Wissengier
Chris Wissinger, CPMM

Product Management & Marketing Video & Livestreaming at Roland

James F
James Fauntleroy

1500 Sound Academy co-founder, songwriter, and producer

Thom (F.) Badinger

On Air personality

Mar Keith Anthony

Global Strategic Partnerships at Roland, Songwriter & Entertainer


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