Esports & Casino Resorts Conference to Host Startup Launchpad Contest by Manatt DigitalPublished August 31, 2016 by Vincent O
Manatt Digital teamed up with Naruscope to host a Startup Launchpad contest during the Esports & Casino Resorts Conference in October.
The Esports & Casino Resorts conference taking place at the SLS Las Vegas Casino and Resort will play host to Esports Startup Launchpad contest organized by Manatt Digital. The conference will take place on October 25 and 26 and the deadline to submit contest entries is October 4.
What is Startup Launchpad Contest?
The goal of the Startup Launchpad contest is to seek out innovative business ideas. Presented ideas will be judged by a group of experts and those who make it all the way to the finals will have an opportunity to present their ideas at the Esports & Casino Resorts Conference.
The winning idea will receive a $50,000 startup package to help it off the ground. With esports industry growing bigger with each day, discovering new and exciting ideas and technologies is the key to maintaining the growth. The Esports & Casino Conference wants to try and bring esports and casino industries closer together and the Startup Launchpad contest is just one of many ways to achieve this.
Who Can Submit an Entry?
All esports related startups are welcome to get in the mix. The only requirement for submitting an entry is having a minimum viable product. The development stage of the product is irrelevant as long as it meets this requirement.
Those entries that pass the initial stage and enter the finals will be presented to a panel of judges as well as esports audience and relevant people from the esports and casino industry. The finals will take place during the Esports & Casino Resorts event in October.
The eventual winner will receive the $50,000 package which includes not only a financial boost but also services from Naruscope and Manatt Digital as well as great marketing opportunities for their new product.
Apart from the contest, the inaugural Esports & Casino Resorts Conference will also offer valuable insights into esports audience’s demographic info, logistics behind hosting an esports event, and much more.