SiGMA Group has announced that Inside Asian Gaming (IAG), Asia’s leading B2B gaming industry media brand, has been named Asian Lead Media Partner for the inaugural SiGMA Manila trade show and conference to be held at SMX Convention Center, Manila, on 8th and 9th June 2020.
SiGMA Manila, held in conjunction with ICE Asia, will provide local and international gaming companies with a route to enter and expand their operations in Asia-Pacific – currently the world’s largest growth region in gaming and integrated resorts.
As Asian Lead Media Partner, IAG will work closely with SiGMA to promote the event through news updates and via its industry-leading print and digital channels before and during the event.
IAG will also chair on the SiGMA Manila conference main stage on Day 1, Monday 8th June, and will chair, produce and curate a half-day session of one of SiGMA Manila’s two conference stages on Day 2, Tuesday 9th June 2020.
“As SiGMA Group breaks new ground in Asia’s iGaming and emerging tech sectors with our Manila super show on 8th and 9th June this year, we’re delighted to have the foremost publishing group in the region as our Asian Lead Media Partner,” said Eman Pulis, founder and CEO of SiGMA Group. “Inside Asian Gaming are the perfect partners to share our news and events with the growing B2B audience that is carving out exciting new opportunities in the Asian markets.”
IAG CEO Andrew W Scott added, “Over the last six years, SiGMA Malta has shown itself to be one of the most outstanding iGaming exhibitions in Europe, with a reputation for bringing the online gaming world together each year for a fun and highly productive show. We are delighted to have been selected by SiGMA as Asian Lead Media Partner for SiGMA Manila and look forward to working with them at this exciting new industry event.”
About SiGMA Expo
SiGMA is a global event, positioned at the cutting edge of the iGaming industry, which has evolved since 2014 into the definitive iGaming showcase, operating on both a European and world stage.
In 2019, the iGaming summit SiGMA in Malta welcomed a record breaking 15,000 attendees from over 80 countries and over 400 sponsors and exhibitors, and 200 industry leading speakers.
The event facilitates growth within the iGaming sector, and has now become the largest expo for the industry in Europe. SiGMA Group’s inaugural Asian iGaming expo will be held in Manila, on the 8 and 9 June 2020.
About Inside Asian Gaming
Inside Asian Gaming is Asia’s premier B2B digital and print industry media brand for the leisure and gaming sector. Founded in 2005, IAG has a broad business editorial focus on the Asian gaming and integrated resort industry. It is widely distributed to industry executives throughout Macau and the rest of Asia in two formats: a monthly English and traditional Chinese fully bilingual digital and print magazine and a daily English language e-newsletter titled IAG Breakfast Briefing, delivered at 8am Macau time each weekday. IAG also publishes special magazine editions for G2E Asia each May and the Asian Gaming Power 50 each November.
In January 2019, Inside Asian Gaming launched IAG Japan to cover the burgeoning Integrated Resort industry in Japan. IAG Japan publishes in two formats: a monthly Japanese and English fully bilingual digital magazine and a Japanese language daily e-newsletter titled IAG Daily Briefing, which is sent at midday Tokyo time each weekday.
In May 2019, Inside Asian Gaming launched in Traditional Chinese, again in two formats: a monthly Chinese and English fully bilingual digital and print magazine and a Chinese language daily e-newsletter which is sent at 11am Macau time each weekday.
Since 2008 IAG has been renowned for publishing “The Asian Gaming Power 50”. Anxiously awaited each year, The Asian Gaming Power 50 is an annual ranking of the 50 most influential and prominent Asian gaming industry leaders and executives. The Asian Gaming Power 50 is celebrated each November with IAG organizing a glamorous Black Tie Gala Dinner in a Macau Integrated Resort ballroom. The gala dinner ballroom location rotates annually amongst Macau’s six Integrated Resort concessionaires.
IAG produces Macau After Dark (MAD), a series of casual industry networking social events held in Macau every few months which brings together key industry decision-makers.
IAG is the Lead Media Partner for G2E Asia (held each May in Macau) and G2E Asia @ the Philippines, which held its inaugural event in December 2019 in Manila. We also publish G2E Asia Daily, the daily newspaper of G2E Asia, and co-organize the G2E Asia Awards with Reed Exhibitions.
IAG is the Lead Media Partner for the MGS Entertainment Show (held each November in Macau). We also publish MGS Daily, the daily newspaper of the MGS Entertainment Show.
IAG is the Asian Lead Media Partner for SiGMA Manila, which will hold its inaugural event in Manila on 8 and 9 June 2020.
In addition to being the Lead Media Partner for various major industry trade shows throughout Asia, IAG is an official media partner of dozens of leisure and gaming industry events held across every continent in the world.
IAG attends numerous industry trade shows and international conferences and seminars across Asia and throughout the world, including ICE in February in London, G2E Asia in May in Macau, SiGMA in Manila in June, PAGE in Manila in July, AGE in Sydney in August, G2E in October in Las Vegas, G2E Asia @ the Philippines in November in Manila, MGS in November in Macau and SiGMA in November in Malta. Our CEO Andrew W Scott and our Managing Editor Ben Blaschke variously chair, moderate and speak at such conferences and seminars.
IAG has produced a range of industry conferences and seminars such as the Cambodia International Gaming Conference on behalf of the Ministry of Economy and Finance and the Ministry of Interior of the Kingdom of Cambodia, sessions for the G2E Asia conference and the Macao Gaming Show conference, and the highly acclaimed “Strategy and Leadership for Personal and Business Success” seminar series.
IAG Consulting is IAG’s consulting business unit, which offers consulting and revenue support services for businesses exploring or operating in the Asian gaming and Integrated Resort industry. IAG Consulting also produces tailor-made training and education programs (and has been commissioned by Philippines regulator PAGCOR to do so) and organizes events on behalf of our clients, such as product launches, seminars and social events.
The floor plan for Asia is already filling up fast. Detailed information about our Sponsorship and Exhibitor packages can be found on our site. If you have any questions, or wish to speak to someone about opportunities, please contact Eman [email protected] or Jean at [email protected].