CONFERENCES Featured Conferences & Events: October 2016

TAGs: Berlin Affiliate Conference, big africa summit, China International Games & Amusement Fair, Esports & Casino Resorts, Excellence in Gaming, Rebecca Liggero, russian gaming week

China International Games & Amusement Fair Now in its 8th year and with over 400 exhibitors, G & A is now one of the largest game and amusement fairs in China.  Across three exhibition areas, Theme Parks & Attractions, E-Games and Amusement Equipment, G & A will Featured Conferences & Events: October 2016focus on showcasing the most innovative game and amusement technology and equipment in China and beyond. What: China International Games & Amusement Fair When: October 13-15, 2016 Where: Zhongshan Convention Center, Zhongshan City Register: Online Excellence in iGaming (EiG) EiG is back in Berlin and the focus is on achieving Excellence in Gaming.  Senior level decision makers from across the online gambling industry will gather for three days of sessions, networking and expo floor activity. Continuing with a focus on innovation in iGaming, EiG will feature the “pitch” contest and Start-up Launch Pad during which new businesses in the industry will be recognized.  Sessions have been organized around three themes, “Interstellar: 2026” with a focus on the future, “Mission Control: 2016” with a focus on the present and “Capsule” with a focus on micro-analysis. What: EiG When: October 18-20, 2016 Where: Arena Berlin, Berlin Register: Online Berlin Affiliate Conference Over 3000 delegates and over 100 affiliate programs are expected to attend this year’s BAC, an iGaming affiliate conference and financial partners expo co-located in one space.  Delegates can expect sessions dedicated to affiliate marketing such as SEO and PPC, link building, Google updates and more. One of the strongest features of the BAC is the unrivalled networking opportunities, including a lively expo floor featuring an open bar in the afternoon, official BAC parties each night and a Sunday closing networking session. What: BAC When: October 21-22, 2016 Where: Messe Berlin, Berlin Register: Online Betting & iGaming (BiG) Africa Summit The fourth annual BIG Africa Summit serves as the industry’s number one opportunity for all professionals interested in learning about the African market to gather together under one roof. Delegates can expect to meet key industry operators, legislators, leaders and suppliers while learning about topics covering regulation, payment solutions, big data, eSports, DFS and more. What: BiG Africa Summit When: October 24-26, 2016 Where: Century City Conference Centre & Hotel, Cape Town Register: Online eSports & Casino Resorts The inaugural eSports & Casino Resorts conference will provide the only “hands-on” eSports education for the land based gambling industry.  Delegates can expect to learn about eSports event hosting, the eSports fan and eSports on the casino floor. In addition to two days of informative sessions, eSports & Casino Resorts will feature an eSports start-up Launch Pad, an opportunity for entrepreneurs in this space to expose their product to the industry and take a crack at bringing home a $50,000 prize package. What: eSports & Casino Resorts When: October 25-26, 2016 Where: SLS, Las Vegas Register: Online Russian Gaming Week Sochi (RGW) RGW Sochi is an opportunity for professionals in the gambling business to discuss the development of the Sochi coast as the main location for the Russian gambling business.   Topics of discussion will include prospects for investment, how to work with the authorities, legislation updates, online gambling and more. What: RGW When: October 27, 2016 Where: Hotel “Sea Galaxy”, Sochi Register: Online


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