Welcome to the Esports Trade Association

Providing a Unified Voice to the Esports Industry.

Our mission is to serve and advance the business interests of the esports industry and build a sustainable community where business thrives. Our communication channels include an annual conference, newsletter, and a Slack channel; all of which offer our members an opportunity to collaborate for the betterment of the industry.

Exclusive Discounts

Receive exclusive discounts to services and products within Esports.

Networking Opportunities

We'll break the industry silos by connecting you directly to other key players within the Esports community.

Professional Development

Esports grows when we learn together. Our pool of talented professionals offers a unique resource to develop your team's skills.

Resources & Development

ESTA provides a wealth of industry-specific resources for market research, analytics, and more.

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Click the button below to register as a member, or check out our member benefits to learn more.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What makes ESTA different from other esports organizations?
    Our mission is to bring together the stakeholders, influencers, players, leagues, and businesses inside and outside the esports space to support and strengthen sustainable growth for the esports industry through shared collaboration, consultation, annual conferences, and professional development opportunities.
  • When is the ESTA annual conference?

    Visit our conference page to learn more.

  • How do I become a sponsor for ESTA's annual conference?

    If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or would like to learn about the available sponsorship opportunities, please visit our sponsorships page and contact us at the ESTA Office at or at 312-771-7019.

  • How can I get involved with ESTA?
    Join us! The ESTA welcomes partners in many different capacities. Examples include joining a committee or the Board of Directors, submitting research ideas, being a speaker at an ESTA event, or contributing financially through membership or sponsorship opportunities. Please contact the ESTA Office at for more information.
  • What is esports?
    Simply put, esports is the professional video game playing industry. For more information about esports and ESTA visit our About Us page.
  • How do I become a conference speaker or presenter?

    ESTA accepts proposals from speakers to present during our conferences and webinars throughout the year. To be considered for a speaking opportunity, fill out our form or email us at

  • How do I join the ESTA Board?

    If you or your company are interested in joining the Board of Directors, please complete the ESTA Board of Directors Application or contact the ESTA Office at

Visit our conference page to learn more about EsportsNext.

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