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Event

NYIT Symposium: Your Future in eSports & the ECC League of Legends Championship

March 30, 2019
12:00 PM  – 5:00 PM

NYIT Auditorium on Broadway
New York, NY

Join us on March 30 for the NYIT Symposium: Your Future in eSports, followed by the first-ever ECC League of Legends Championship

Hear from eSports industry insiders, NYIT eSports medical experts, and top gamers about e-gaming career opportunities and the latest advances in eSports medicine to help keep you at the top of your game and plan for your future in eSports.

At 3 p.m., cheer the NYIT Cybears as they compete live onstage in the ECC League of Legends Championship.


Learn about our Panelists

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Location

NYIT Auditorium on Broadway
1871 Broadway, New York NY (near Columbus Circle)

Agenda

noon

Registration

12:30 p.m.

NYIT Symposium: Your Future in eSports

Welcome Remarks

Jerry Balentine, D.O., Dean, College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Vice President, Health Sciences and Medical Affairs, NYIT

Hank Foley, Ph.D., President, NYIT

Panel Moderator:

Hallie Zwibel, Director of Sports Medicine, NYIT

Panelists:

Melanie Austin, Assistant Professor, NYIT (Mental Health and Wellness)
Matt Birris, Scholastic Program Lead, Riot Games
Aurora Filan, Student Gamer, Bay Shore High School
Nate Kahl, Professional Gamer, NBA 2K League, Nets Gaming Crew (NetsGC)
Pamela Karp, Assistant Professor, NYIT (Occupational Therapy)
Craig Levine, Global Chief Strategy Officer, ESL
Ben Nichol, Head of Events and Business Development, NYXL

2 p.m.

eSports Fair

3 p.m.

ECC League of Legends Championship