Mark “Garvey” Candella is the director of Student and Education Programs for Twitch, and leads the Twitch Student Program.
The Twitch Student Program is dedicated to creating gaming and esports opportunities for students and universities around the world.
From humble beginnings as a Magic: The Gathering professional player in 1993, and an avid pen and paper role-player prior to that, he has been involved in the esports industry in various ways ever since.
His message of inclusiveness, diversity, and collaboration is a personal philosophy deeply ingrained in every project he works on.
Annually visiting 29 countries and hundreds of universities worldwide, Garvey is one of an elite group of individuals in the world who are wholly equipped to and are invested in, equally and inclusively developing the future of games and the esports industry.
Join Garvey in the most connected and motivating lectures in how to develop you, for both your future and the future of the creative industries through the platform of Twitch.