What Asia’s land-based casinos can learn from Europe’s iGaming boom


Asia’s leading B2B gaming industry media brand Inside Asian Gaming and European iGaming events leader SiGMA Group are pleased to announce a special joint streaming digital presentation exploring iGaming in Asia, to be held on Tuesday 26 May 2020 at 5pm Macau time (11am Malta time).

The free event, titled “What Asia’s land-based casinos can learn from Europe’s iGaming boom,” will explore the establishment of the iGaming industry in Europe, how it has married together with land-based casinos, what Asia can learn from the European iGaming experience and what opportunities exist for land-based and online gaming to come together in Asia in response to COVID-19.

Although utilizing IAG’s normally members-only GAME solutions platform, this special streaming presentation will be open and free to all registrants.

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The event will comprise a 20-minute in-depth discussion between IAG Vice Chairman and CEO Andrew W Scott and SiGMA Group CEO Eman Pulis, followed by a 20-minute AMA (ask me anything) session in which audience participants are encouraged to ask questions. Questions may be submitted prior to the event by emailing IAG Managing Editor Ben Blaschke at [email protected].

GAME is a brand new online innovation and solutions platform developed by IAG in response to the challenges posed to the Asian gaming industry by the COVID-19 pandemic. Short for Gaming Asia Mega Experience, GAME is a recognition of the difficulties faced in bringing the industry together at a time when we need to collaborate and develop innovative ideas more than ever before.

For more information on GAME and to join for free, visit www.iaggame.com.

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 27th and 28th May 2021.

SiGMA Group will also host the SiGMA Digital Focus Asia virtual summit from 8th to 10th June. In line with SiGMA’s commitment to cover the various gaming verticals and to bring Asia and the West closer together, the global event company has curated an interesting agenda with a line-up of top speakers discussing everything you need, from business expertise and the effects of COVID-19 on the industry, to emerging market trends across Europe and Asia.

About IAG

Inside Asian Gaming is Asia’s premier B2B digital and print industry media brand for the gaming sector. Founded in 2005, IAG has a broad business editorial focus on the Asian gaming industry. It is widely distributed to industry executives throughout Asia in two formats: a monthly digital and print magazine (with English, Chinese and Japanese versions) and a daily e-newsletter titled IAG Breakfast Briefing (with English, Chinese and Japanese versions).

Since 2008 IAG has been renowned for producing “The Asian Gaming Power 50”, an annual ranking of the 50 most influential and prominent Asian gaming industry leaders and executives, celebrated each November with a glamorous Black Tie Gala Dinner in a Macau Integrated Resort ballroom, and published in the November issue of IAG.

IAG produces Macau After Dark (MAD), GAME (Gaming Asia Mega Experience) and various other business and social industry events, including industry Awards nights. IAG is exclusive Lead Media Partner of various major industry trade shows throughout Asia, an official media partner of dozens of leisure and gaming industry events held across every continent in the world and publishes various show Daily digital and print newspapers. Each year IAG attends numerous industry trade shows and international conferences and seminars throughout the world, and our CEO Andrew W Scott and our Managing Editor Ben Blaschke variously chair, moderate and speak at such conferences and seminars.

IAG’s consulting business unit, IAG Consulting, offers consulting and revenue support services for businesses exploring or operating in the Asian gaming and Integrated Resort industry.