Learn about new GSIC members who joined in October 2019!
On November 24 and 25 GSIC team traveled to Tel Aviv to participate in Sports Tech Nation 2019, the international summit of the sports tech industry, gathering prominent leaders to discuss the latest trends, and providing investors and key players unique opportunities to get acquainted with the most disruptive ventures from the industry.
As you remember, on September 11 and 12 we held GSIC Summit which finished with a special Design Thinking session where you could offer us your ideas and feedback to help us improve our activities' strategy. One of the ideas that you came up with during that session was the creation of a LinkedIn group for GSIC members that we took into account and today we are happy to invite you to join it.
At the GSIC we continue developing our 5th pillar, which as you all know is related to Microsoft Solutions, working closely with Microsoft Sports Team who was supporting the GSIC since its creation in 2015 in all its initiatives and activities, as well as our members solutions. Now, we want to offer you the value of the Microsoft Partner Network, a program designed by Microsoft to enhance technology-based companies businesses by facilitating them access to the market, providing free MS technology and services, as well as the power of a network of thousands of partners worldwide.
On October 30, the GESx Esports Club Challenges took place, the second of the four THINK TANK organized by the GSIC and Global Esports Summit. On this occasion, we brought up the topic of the "Challenges of esports teams". The event was presented by Iñigo Bonilla, Director of Business Development at GSIC, and by Antonio Lacasa, Director of GES, who also moderated the discussion. During the event we counted on professionals like Marcos Eguillor, Co-founder & CCO of Mad Lions E.C.; Virginia Calvo, Director of Institutional Relations and co-owner Vodafone Giants; Antonio Catena, General Director of Team Heretics and Alberto Raya, General Manager of Cavaliers Team.
For the fourth consecutive year, GSIC was present at World Football Summit which this time the event gathered more than 2.000 attendees from 100 countries. 25 companies and organizations, GSIC members participated as speakers in pannels and round tables and placed their booths in the exhibition area.