The Dubai eSports Festival was inaugurated by His Excellency Omar Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications. The Festival is going to be 12 days long and hosted by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment in partnership with VSPN.

The Festival kicked off with the oversubscribed Initiate Summit, a two-day groundbreaking B2B knowledge and networking platform for eSports and gaming industry professionals, developers and creatives.

Held in collaboration with Dubai World Trade Centre and Dubai Media City, a member of TECOM Group, saw more than 1.000 registrations. Dubai’s championing the creative industries for talent and organizations in the emirate. Gaming developers, eSport organization founders, marketers etc. Made discussion about the trends, eSport, tech, that could be heard from more than 60 speakers.

DEF 2022 is set to be the most exciting gaming event in the middle east and the PUBG Global championship is gonna be the must watch thing. Just imagine you can watch your favorite game with one of the many world star actors they invited such as Chris Hemsworth, Kit Harington, Stephen Amell and many more.

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Niji Narayan has been in the writing industry for well over a decade or so. He prides himself as one of the few survivors left in the world who have actually mastered the impossible art of copy editing. Niji graduated in Physics and obtained his Master’s degree in Communication and Journalism. He has always interested in sports writing and travel writing. He has written for numerous websites and his in-depth analytical articles top sports magazines like Cricket Today and Sports Today. He reports gaming industry headlines from all around the globe.