March is here and along with dodgy weather come two relatively niche online gambling conferences on either side of the world and a poker awards ceremony in London. Here are all the details you need for these CalvinAyre.com featured events of the month plus a few words from the organizers on why you should consider attending.
British Poker Awards: Monday, March 3rd
Yes, that’s right folks…another award ceremony- yay! However, this time around the focus is on celebrating excellence in British Poker and actually playing a little poker with the pros while we’re at it.
Presented by Bluff Europe and sponsored by PokerStars, this casual gathering will take place at London’s Hippodrome Casino in Leicester Square opening with a cocktail reception, followed by an awards ceremony and finishing with a little live music and poker tourney action.
Michael Caselli of Bluff Europe said, “The Hippodrome is a perfect venue for what we hope will be the best British Poker Awards ceremony yet. With live music, a new and fantastic venue and poker’s leading lights in attendance, this year’s British Poker Awards ceremony is one you won’t want to miss”.
What: British Poker Awards
When: March 3rd, 19:00
Where: Hippodrome Casino, London
Tickets: Purchase online
iGaming Asia Congress: Tuesday-Thursday, March 4-6
The iGaming Asia Congress is the event of the year to learn about online gambling opportunities in Asia and beyond. Throughout the event’s three days, presentations delivered by local experts and professionals who have successfully brought their European businesses into the Asian market will educate delegates.
Felix Ng of Beacon Events told CalvinAyre.com, “iGaming Asia Congress is Asia’s only dedicated conference for interactive gaming and betting. Featuring speakers from the likes of Bwin Party, PaddyPower, Betfair, Bodog, and Ladbrokes, if you an online gaming operator, this event is not to be missed”.
Macau is the center of the gambling universe and exploring this island alongside of attending iGaming Asia Congress can serve as a nice little package deal.
What: iGaming Asia Congress
When: March 4-6
Where: Grand Hyatt Macau
iGaming North America: Wednesday-Friday, March 19-21
iGaming North America attracts the largest number of operators of any conference in the region plus its proven to be the most cost-effective. The sessions surrounding this event are geared for those interested in succeeding in a regulated US market and feature a number of new faces and experts speaking on each topic.
Organizer Sue Schneider of eGaming Brokerage said, “Since all of us organizing iGNA are in the gaming business, we’re fluent with the key issues for i-gaming in North America so the program should give you the information you need to do business in the US and Canada. And best of all, we know that networking is the key so we’re bringing back one of the most efficient tools for seeing who’s attending and reaching out to them”.
The execution of iGaming North America has always been superb and this is an absolute must attend event if you’re involved in the US market in any way.
What: iGaming North America
When: March 19-21
Where: Planet Hollywood Las Vegas