China News Service, Guangzhou, May 8 (Reporter Wang Jian) The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao E-sports Development Research Institute was established in Guangzhou on the 8th.
The institute will focus on the in-depth integration and development of "industry, learning, and research", through a series of work such as conducting research and research on the e-sports industry, formulating e-sports industry standards, establishing academic exchanges with think tanks at home and abroad, and creating an open and shared platform for e-sports research. Promote the high-quality development of the e-sports industry in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
The reporter learned that the Academy is under the guidance of the E-sports Research Office of the Institute of Sports Science of the State Sports General Administration, and is managed by the Propaganda Department of the Guangzhou Tianhe District Committee of the Communist Party of China, the Guangzhou Sports Vocational and Technical College, the Guangdong E-sports Association, and the Hong Kong E-sports General Administration. The Institute of World Economics and Politics of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Macau University of Science and Technology, Sun Yat-sen University, etc., as the “think tank” of the Institute, will create the first electronic industry in South China with an academic leading role. Competitive research and innovation base.
At the inauguration ceremony, Chen Xiaohui, member of the Standing Committee of the Tianhe District Party Committee and Minister of the Propaganda Department of Guangzhou City, said that after the establishment of the institute, the institute will innovate in think tank construction, industrial research, achievement transformation, and standardization to promote the rapid development of the e-sports industry in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
According to Bai Ling, Dean of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao E-sports Development Research Institute, the institute will be based in the Greater Bay Area, focusing on the development direction and trend of e-sports in China and the world, the impact of e-sports on the society, economy and culture, and the impact of e-sports industry on the Greater Bay Area. The contribution of the district’s economic development, etc.
On the same day, the Propaganda Department of the Guangzhou Tianhe District Committee of the Communist Party of China, Guangzhou Sports Vocational and Technical College, Super Sports Education, World E-sports Magazine and other units also signed strategic agreements with the Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao E-sports Development Research Institute. In-depth cooperation in the release of results and other aspects.
It is reported that Tianhe District, Guangzhou City began to deploy the e-sports industry in 2018, and took the lead in introducing the e-sports industry development plan in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. It has successfully promoted the landing of the two local professional leagues of Netease "Fifth Personality" and "Fantasy Westward Journey". Established the NetEase e-sports global competition center, and attracted the Guangzhou TTG Kings of Glory with seats in the top international professional leagues to settle; and held the third "Fifth Personality" COA3 Global Finals in 2020, and the 2020 "Smart Sports Future" Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao 12 large-scale e-sports events and e-sports events including the e-sports Open.