Esports: A New Evolution in Learner Support and Community Development

Wednesday, October 11 | 11:15AM–12:00PM CT | Swap Shop, Central Concourse, Level 3
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Presentation/Panel Session
Esports has been taking the world of higher education by storm. What began as an enrollment strategy adopted by smaller private institutions has become a staple on campuses around the country and is expanding across the globe. In this session, a panel of leaders of esports from institutions around the country will explore the on- and off-campus shifts that esports has accelerated at their institutions.


  • Sari Kitelyn

    Director of Esports, Full Sail University
  • Doug Konopelko

    Senior Manager, Education Impact, CDW
  • Kaitlin Teniente

    Director of Esports, St. Mary's University
  • Travis Yang

    Director of Esports, Wichita State University