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RedStick Esports Symposium

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LSU Digital Media Center

Baton Rouge, LA 70803

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LSU’s esports club has over 300 members with competitive teams in Rocket League, Hearthstone, Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm, League of Legends and World of Warcraft. Come by and play with LSU’s finest esports athletes and see the latest video games in the field. From Virtual Reality to Fortnite.


More people aged 18-25 watch esports than traditional sports. There are 1600 Collegiate Esports Club programs in 600 Universities with 78 Varsity teams. There are multiple leagues that students can compete in such as League of Legends College Championships, TESPA, AVGL, CSL and NACE.

The day will include regular talks about esports and games to play! Come to LSU and find out that Esports is more than just playing games!

Registration for this event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday April 24th, 2018

Schedule of Events:

10:00 am : Jesse Wang (HTC) - Collegiate Esports: First Glance and Insider Perspective

11:00 am: Matthew Greene (Happy Mushroom) - Formerly worked on League of Legends

1:00 pm: Nathaniel Tsai (Dreamleague Gaming)

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2:00 pm: Jonathon Oudthone (President/Founder NGAGE Esports)

3:00 pm: Kyle Langley (Fortnite/Epic) - Going from an Indie to a AAA Designer

4:00 pm: Mark Candella (Twitch)

5:00 pm: Trihex (Twitch Celebrity) - Super Mario Odyssey Speed Run

6:30 pm: Hardware Panel (CORSAIR/NVIDIA/HP)

Please note that Ryan Musselman will no longer be able to attend the event due to scheduling conflicts.

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