The gambling industry is massive – and it keeps getting bigger with every passing year. Therefore, there’s no surprise that we can stumble upon various types of conferences, parties, and championships around the world – all centered around the best casino online and offline experience for their players.
Since we know you might be interested in attending at least one of the extraordinary events, we’ve compiled a list of top 5 gambling events around the world in 2020 – events you surely don’t want to miss.
So, without further a due and in no particular order, here are our recommendations for 2020:
1. iGB Live! 2020
When: iGB Live! will be held from the 14th to the 17th of July 2020 at Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre in Amsterdam (Netherlands).
What it is: iGB Live! aims to gather the greatest players in the igaming industry.
Its core focus is on the online gambling industry and you have the biggest online casino brands attending. In addition, you also have new and upcoming casinos from all over Europe attending, tech companies with new online igaming solutions as well as game developers.
The exhibition is a great opportunity to encounter new people and expand your networking. You will be able to speak many of the online casinos, test out the newest slot games and hear about the latest innovations.
All the conference sessions are built specifically for people interested in this business, that are maybe looking to penetrate it and create their own career in it. Moreover, the people participating are leaders in their fields, so no minute will be wasted by interacting with them!
Check out iGB Live! in Amsterdam, Netherlands, between the 14th and the 17th of July 2020.
2. BET London iGaming Expo 2020
When: BET London iGaming Expo will be on the 7th, 8th and 9th of April 2020 at Old Billingsgate in London (United Kingdom).
What it is: BET iGaming Expo is a gambling exhibition and conference dedicated to those passionate about the gambling industry. It includes a business zone, a preparty, and an afterparty, all especially created for you to enjoy all the pleasures of the gambling industry.
It promotes a relaxed environment where people can network, share ideas and most importantly – have fun! The event guarantees over 2500 experts in this domain, 50+ exhibitors, over 30 speakers during the 3-day conference and millions of brilliant ideas.
This is a perfect blend of gambling industry leaders that want to share their expertise and experience, combined with representatives of land-based and online casinos – investors, distributors, regulators, and other related government entities. Last but not least, CEOs and start-ups alike.
Don’t miss this brilliant opportunity taking place in London between the 7th and the 9th of April 2020!
3. Global Gaming Expo 2020
When: Global Gaming Expo will be taking place on the 6th, 7th and 8th of October 2020 at Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas (United States).
What it is: It wouldn’t be a gambling list is Las Vegas was not one of the cities hosting such an event. Not only is this an incredible gaming convention, but it is the biggest get together in the North American region! The 26,000 attendees come from all walks of life, all interested in one common subject: gaming.
The exhibitors at G2E Global Gaming Expo will provide all the tools needed to run an online casino, a casino floor and gaming operation, sports betting and many other gambling-related activities. Education sessions at the event are offered by the industry’s top professionals. They cover a range of different topics – from iGaming, to security surveillance and compliance.
Make sure you get your tickets in advance for the most amazing show in Las Vegas, from the 6th to the 8th of October 2020!
4. World Series Of Poker 2020
When: 2020 World Series of Poker (WSOP) is set to run from May 26 to July 15, 2020, at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.
What it is: World Series of Poker (WSOP) is the biggest poker tournament in the world. This year is going to be the 51st edition of this event – which promises an even bigger and better experience than previous years.
The event will take place at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, just like last year. The dates have been set since December of last year, and they are May 26th to July 15th.
The tournament is scattered with signature No-Limit Hold’em events such as Casino Employees, Ladies, and Super Seniors, that already have finalized dates. Some more popular events such as the Millionaire Maker, Monster Stack, Double Stack, Tag Team, Colossus, Crazy Eights, Mini Main Event, Little One for One Drop and The Closer are also set to return.
Make sure you don’t miss poker’s biggest tournament in the heart of it all – Las Vegas! From the 26th of May to the 15th of July 2020.
5. Casino Marketing Boot Camp
When: Casino Marketing Boot Camp will take place in New Orleans, LA, from Monday, March 9th to Tuesday, March 10th, 2020
What is it: Casino Marketing Boot Camp is an intensive training like never before. Its aim is to teach participants the right marketing tools and strategies to start or improve their casino business the very next day.
As they put it: “two days of intensive hands-on casino marketing training designed for marketers to leave with plans that can go into action on day 1.” Their main 5 goals are to:
- Inspire you with speakers and activities you haven’t had access to before.
- Address issues you face daily, items that keep you up at night.
- Reach out beyond our industry for new ideas.
- Connect you with colleagues using candor and expertise from those who face similar challenges.
- Send you away with tactics and strategies you can put together in action the day you return to your property.
If you’re interested in improving your casino business or starting a career in this field, make sure you don’t miss Casino Marketing Boot Camp – New Orleans, LA, from March 9th to March 10th, 2020!
So, here you go – our top 5 recommendations for this year when it comes to gambling events. If you attend any of the amazing opportunities listed above, you’re sure to have a great time, meet amazing people and learn a lot more about this industry.