Best casino conferences and exhibitions in the US for 2021
The past year has been tough for most industries, with many struggling to keep their heads above water during what have been extraordinary times.
However, companies in the casino sector have ridden out the storm, and revenues for the early part of 2021 have been extremely healthy.
Firms across the industry are now planning for the future, and many of these will be attending important conferences and exhibitions over the next few months.
We take a closer look at three important events taking place during 2021 that will help to shape the future of the iGaming industry.
SBC Digital North America – June 9-10
SBC Digital North America is largest online conference and exhibition on the continent, providing delegates and exhibitors with the opportunity to discuss the latest developments.
The event will focus on numerous topics including how businesses in the sector can continue to benefit from the growth in popularity of iGaming.
There will also be sessions covering marketing & advertising, technology innovations, regulatory issues and sports betting.
Delegates will be able to garner insights into how gambling brands can implement a responsible wagering strategy to bring them into line with state requirements.
The conference features an impressive array of speakers including Richard Schwartz (President – Rush Street Interactive) and Richard Kalm (Executive Director – Michigan Gaming Control Board).
The Virtual Exhibition showcases the latest products and services, and allows delegates to interact in real-time with each of the exhibitors.
Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention – July 19-22
The 2021 Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention will take place during July at the impressive Caesars Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The event will be staged alongside The National Centre for American Indian Enterprise Development’s Reservation Economic Summit at the nearby Paris Hotel & Casino.
The Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention will feature an exhibit hall with the top manufacturers and an informative educational program.
Previously scheduled to take place in San Diego, the relocated event is expected to attract most of the leading commercial gaming operators in the business.
Scientific Games, IGT and Microsoft Corporation are amongst the organisations who have signed-up to take part in the event.
Now in its 35th year, the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention is widely viewed as the perfect showcase of Native American success.
Global Gaming Expo – October 4-7
The Global Gaming Expo (G2E) has welcomed nearly 30,000 attendees annually from across the planet for more than 20 years now.
The event features the leading casino operators and sports betting firms, along with companies operating in the iGaming payments sector.
Delegates come from a wide cross-section including game developers, sports agencies, regulatory and casino operation professions, making this a truly diverse event.
G2E brings together commercial and tribal gaming professionals to discover the latest technology and experience innovative education sessions.
Delegates can also take advantage of G2E Digital – a year-round online resource that provides networking opportunities, thought leadership and more.
Held at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, the 2021 Global Gaming Expo is an event that everyone with an interest in the casino industry should attend.