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CEO 2019 on June 28 – June 30 in Daytona Beach, FL Questions

When Is CEO 2019?

CEO 2019 takes place on June 28 – 30 at the Daytona Beach Ocean Center. in Daytona Beach, Florida.

What is the CEO 2019 schedule?

CEO 2019 is a Three Day Convention and Tournament beginning Friday at 10 am with doors and badge pickup beginning at 9 am. You’ll also be able to pick up your badges Thursday Afternoon at the Ocean Center Venue.

A more concrete schedule will be available closer to the event.

Which Airport do I Fly into?

With CEO 2019 moving to a new city there are multiple ways to reach the venue. Transportation is up to the attendees but CEO has provided a guide on which route is best for you on www.ceogaming.org/ceo/destination.

Daytona Beach
Orlando International Airport (MCO) which is located about an hour and 15 minutes from the Daytona Beach Ocean Center and Hilton hotel.

What are the Official Games featured at CEO 2019?

The Final list for CEO 2019 Tournaments is listed on www.ceogaming.org/ceo/games.

Is there an Official Facebook Event page?

Yes there is! Join the CEO 2019 Event Page here.

How Can I help CEO 2019?

We now have applications up if you’d like to be involved with helping make CEO 2019 a success. Please visit: https://ceogaming.org/ceo/getinvolved/

Can I still register during the event?

This year for the benefit of staff and players that register in advance, we will not be accepting any emergency registration this year. Please register for CEO 2019 online before June 18th at 11:59pm est or you will not be able to compete. Spectator passes will still be available on site via weekend badges or single day tickets.

What is the 24 Hour Jebaileyland Arcade?

Jebaileyland arcade is a free to play arcade area featuring old school arcade cabinets with some of your favorite fighting, dancing and racing games alike. It’s also open 24 hours starting Friday until we end the weekend on Sunday evening.

If you’d like to be a part of Jebaileyland arcade at CEO 2019, please contact ceogaming@gmail.com.

Where is CEO 2019 located?

CEO 2019 takes place at the Ocean Center Daytona Beach, 101 N Atlanta Ave, Daytona Beach, FL 32118! Click here for Hotel Details and directions.

The official Hosting Hotel of CEO 2019 is the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort directly across the street.

When does Registration for CEO 2019 End?

Registration to compete in any official tournaments closes on June 18th at 11:59pm. Spectators will still be able to purchase tickets online and on site at the event.

How do I get to the Ocean Center Venue if I'm from out of town?

For CEO 2019, we will have shuttle information available soon.

CEO 2019 Refund Policy?

You may request a refund before CEO begins under these conditions:

Within 30 days of your registration through PayPal or Stripe as long as it is before June 1st.
Absolutely no refunds will be given after June 1st as all event materials will be ordered for the event at this time.

To request a refund before the deadline please contact Alex Jebailey at CEOGaming@gmail.com

CEO is not responsible for flight, hotel or other arrangement changes.

How old do I need to be to compete?

Yes, you need to be 13 years or older with a guardian present. If you are younger than 13, we will need your parents to sign some paper work for you to play as well as if you place in the top 8 of the tournament.
Children 12 and under are free to spectate the event with an adult ticket purchase.

Do you have an Artist Alley?

CEO features great community artists every year in our ever growing artist alley. Applications are now live on https://ceogaming.org/ceo/getinvolved/

Can you smoke/vape in the Ballroom?

No. Please keep it outside in designated areas.

General CEO Questions

What is CEO?

Community Effort Orlando is a series of Fighting Game Tournaments located in Orlando, FL. Read all about the history of CEO since its inception in 2010 here.

Who do I contact with any Media, Partnerships or General Questions?

Please contact Alex Jebailey at ceogaming@gmail.com.

What does BYOC (Bring your own Controller) mean?

CEO events require competitors to supply their own controller for any tournaments they enter. This means you’ll need to bring an arcade stick, wired console pad controller, or inventive keyboard contraption compatible with the console your tournament is scheduled to appear on.

CEO GAMING Inc.

Community Effort Orlando (CEO) Gaming, INC is an events company specializing in competitive fighting game tournaments, enthusiast outreach, and promotional entertainment rooted in video game products. Since its inception, CEO Gaming’s President and founder, Alex Jebailey, has focused on providing spectacle heavy annual conventions, live entertainment broadcasts, and internationally reliable event consultation. His consistent efforts have helped produce many of the world’s most popular fighting game conventions.

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