GamCrowd and Totally Gaming Academy launch the Digital Transformation Academy

GamCrowd and Totally Gaming Academy launch the Digital Transformation Academy

The Totally Gaming Academy have partnered with GamCrowd to launch the Digital Transformation Academy, an intensive two day course designed to educate decision makers about emerging technologies which will have a significant impact on operations and how to roadmap these into the business plan and exploit the opportunity they bring.

Speaking about the course, Chris North, CEO of GamCrowd, said “we are entering into a truly transformational time where the pace and type of technological change will be like nothing we have seen before. GamCrowd and the Totally Gaming Academy have put together this course to equip the gaming industry with the insight needed to ensure businesses are conscious, equipped and prepared for the technology revolution. ”

The Digital Transformation Academy training course will take place on 10 – 11 May 2017 and takes place at Cambridge University. For more information please contact [email protected]

About Chris North

Chris is a proven entrepreneur and investor with 25 years’ experience of various businesses in Asia, Australia, and Europe, with the last 17 years spent based in the UK working in the gambling industry. Skilled and experienced in founding pioneering and innovative businesses from setup right through to exit, with his last exit being the sale of Fox Poker Club to Genting in 2011.

Chris is the founder and is currently MD of, home of ideas and innovation for the gambling industry. GamCrowd is the first dedicated channel to focus on gambling technology and the rapidly evolving wider tech landscape.

About GamCrowd

GamCrowd was founded in 2013 when Chris North and Ian Hogg, two experienced gambling industry entrepreneurs, launched the first crowdfunding and crowdsourcing platform for the gambling industry.   Adjusting its model to respond to the market, GamCrowd closed the crowdfunding element of the business in late 2015. It now focuses on its crowdsourcing marketplace, promoting the gambling technology sector to the wider tech community and covering tech trends that could be applied or disrupt the gambling industry. They do this through GamCrowd News, GamCrowd Academy as well as the GamCrowd Reports and Events channels. GamCrowd is the home of innovation and ideas for the gambling industry.   GamCrowd is actively involved in start-up and early stage business focused events, GamCrowd Pitch ICE and GamCrowd Academy Live.

About Totally Gaming Academy

The Totally Gaming Academy is widely recognised as the global leader of gaming industry training for professionals and businesses seeking to reach their full potential, organising 20 training events around the world each year.

Our training courses are unbiased and intensively researched, providing best practice training which is supported by consultative interaction with our expert trainers, who all have extensive operational experience in their field. All training courses provide models and tools which are designed to be implemented immediately, with maximum impact on business growth and success.

The Totally Gaming Academy is part of the Clarion Events Ltd portfolio. widely recognised as the global leader of gaming industry training for professionals and businesses seeking to reach their full potential.

 About Clarion Events

Clarion is one of the world’s leading events organisers, producing and delivering innovative and market-leading events since 1947, organising over 180 events in more than 50 countries, with 760,000+ visitors each year across the portfolio.

In more recent times the firm has grown into a truly international business, with a portfolio of events and media brands across a range of vertical markets. Our 760 employees based in our 13 offices worldwide specialise in delivering first class marketing, networking, and information solutions in high value sectors, both in mature and emerging geographies.

We are market leaders in providing connectivity and business-critical insight across communities of buyers and sellers.

Clarion’s customers use our range of exhibitions, conferences, tradeshows, and websites to target new business, demonstrate their products, build deeper relationships with their clients and identify new opportunities for performance improvement.

We operate in stable, long term vertical industries with significant international growth potential. Some of our most important core markets include Energy, Defence and Security, Telecoms, Payments, Retail, Infrastructure, and Resources.

Contact Information
Rachel Berry
Marketing Executive
Totally Gaming Academy
Email: [email protected]
Call: +44 (0)20 7384 8104