Distributor VIP Computers has revealed the speaker line-up for this year’s Evolution 2 trade gaming expo.
The free event – taking place at the Museum of Science & Industry in Manchester today (September 13th) – lets retailers speak directly with vendors and sample the latest gaming tech.
Carl West from GfK will host a keynote speech on ‘Gaming & PC Market Opportunities for Resellers’, while James Binns from PCGamesN.com will be talking about the growing esports market.
There will also be an exclusive presentation on forthcoming Windows 8.1, as well as topical breakout sessions from big-name exhibitors.
Microsoft has been confirmed as the event’s main partner for the second consecutive year. Vendors confirmed so far include ASUS, AMD, AOC, ASRock, Creative, Dust Off, EVGA, Genius, Gigabyte, Intel, MSI, NVIDIA, Palit, Razer, Sennheiser, Seagate, Synology, Tenda, VTX3D and Zalman. Exhibitor space has now sold out.
VIP Computers marketing manager Jason D’Cruz told PCR: “Evolution 2 gives dealers insight into the latest gaming and performance technologies, helps them know what to stock for peak season, provides networking opportunities and more. We want to help resellers grow in a extremely competitive industry. We have more gaming brands and more choice than ever before.”