EDspaces 2022 EDsession Program & Schedule


Building an eSports Space from Scratch

  • Description: Universities, colleges, high schools, and even middle schools need to carve out their eSports spaces and develop them as this sport evolves. In this session, we will discuss our research on the benefits of eSports and the considerations involved in developing your physical eSports spaces. We will also explain the design thinking behind different layouts for eSports participation in different types of rooms.
  • Date:Wednesday, November 2
  • Time:8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
  • Location:EDspaces Classroom D139
  • Track:Technology & Infrastructure
  • Audience:Architects & Designers, Educational Institutions
  • Learning Objective 1:Spark ideas for starting and growing eSports spaces, based on direct design examples.
  • Learning Objective 2:Build support for developing eSports teams, based on benefits to students.
  • Learning Objective 3:Understand the ergonomic considerations involved when building eSports spaces.
  • Learning Objective 4:Understand factors that push the need for eSports spaces at lower grade levels.
  • Credit:AIA LU, IDCEC/HSW
Greg Nelson
School Outfitters
Katelyn Nigus
School Outfitters