April 25, 2024

Sayo Owolabi, Founder and CEO of the Lagos Esports Forum (LESF), has revealed that he will be one of the speakers at the maiden edition of the esports and gaming Next World Forum set to be held from September 7-8 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

The Next World Forum, which will be hosted at the Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh At Kingdom Center, is set to bring together the global gaming and esports communities to discuss the development of this vibrant, economically flourishing, and collaborative ecosystem.

And in a post on LinkedIn, Sayo Owolabi revealed that he will be one of the many esteemed speakers at the event, stating, “I’ll be joining an esteemed speakers’ lineup of thought leaders across various spectrums of the global esports ecosystem in Riyadh, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia next week for the inaugural Next World Forum.”

Other notable speakers include His Royal Highness Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Sultan (Chairman of the Saudi Esports Federation), Chester King (CEO, British Esports & Vice-President, Global Esports Federation), Mario Pérez Guerreira (CEO, MENA & Partner, GGTech) and Grant Johnson (Chairman & CEO, Esports Entertainment Group).

The Next World Forum will also include ministers of sport from various leading nations, investors, gamers, developers, tech providers, start-ups, public sector representatives, brands and advertisers, publishers, broadcasters, and federations and leagues.

The Next World Forum is organised by the Saudi Esports Federation and will see the showcasing of new ideas, investment, and talent development, as well as highlight Saudi Arabia’s thriving role in the gaming and esports industries, as the nation strives to contribute substantially to the dynamic value chain.

So if you have not yet booked your ticket for the Next World Forum you can do so right now by clicking the link.