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|Session Name:||Carrying Through College: The Current Climate of Collegiate eSports|
|Speaker(s):||Jesse Sell, TL Taylor|
|Company Name(s):||MIT, MIT|
|Track / Format:||eSports Summit|
|Overview:||In light of several developments, such as Robert Morris University offering an eSports athletic scholarship and the growth of several collegiate leagues, this talk provides insight into the emerging arena of collegiate eSports with a particular focus on how developers can interact with and support the collegiate eSports scene. We explain sports and student club structures, as well as the anatomy of a collegiate eSports club, and offer strategies for how developers can help support a sustainable amateur infrastructure for campus eSports.|