The APRU Games and Esports webinar series provides an opportunity for members of the APRU Games and Esports Research Working Group and invited guests to share information about their recent, current, or upcoming research related to games and esports. The series is intended to promote interaction among Working Group members in the hopes of building up international research collaborations and outcomes.
Check previous webinars below:
Topic: Playing like an Asian: Race, Masculinity, and Athleticism in esports Moderator
Speaker:Dr. Tara Fickle, David M. and Nancy L. Petrone, Faculty Scholar and Associate Professor of English, University of Oregon
Date: March 3, 2023, (Hong Kong/Singapore UTC+8 hours).
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Topic: Exploring the Esports Live Streaming Experience
Speaker: Professor Yue Meng-Lewis, Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Digital Marketing at the Open University, UK
Date: May 20, 2023, (Hong Kong/Singapore UTC+8 hours).
Topic: Esports curriculum development process inside British Universities – Implications for Vietnamese Universities based on the analysis of the environmental scanning stage.
Speaker: Dr. Florian Lefebvre, associate researcher at University Rouen Normandie and University Paris Saclay.
Date: June 8, 2023, (Hong Kong/Singapore UTC +8 hours).