The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will host an open dialog on Jul. 21 in Lausanne between its president Thomas Bach and a number of invited professional esports athletes, as well as representatives of the IESF and AESF esports federations.
The forum will be moderated by Rick Fox, the former Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers player and a founder of his own Echo Fox esports franchise. Other notable figures from Riot Games, Blizzard Entertainment, ESL, Twitch and more have already confirmed their attendance. The esports side of the talk includes Overwatch players