The Australasian Gaming Expo’s program of the complimentary seminar will be run over the course of the first two days of AGE 2017.
Covering topics as diverse as the future of Casinos in Asia, (where at least 15 new integrated resort casino developments are likely to open in the next 5 years) to a review of current and future trends for venues, there is something for every attendee.
One of the most significant seminars will be at 9 am on Wednesday 16 August, when financial commentator Michael Pascoe will chair a panel of Global CEOs from the gaming industry. Panellists include Danny Gladstone (CEO/Executive Director, Ainsworth Game Technology), Derik Mooberry (Group Chief Executive, Scientific Games), John Connelly (Global CEO, Interblock Gaming), Steve Sutherland (President/CEO, Konami Gaming Inc.), Trevor Croker (CEO & Managing Director, Aristocrat Technologies) and Walter Bugno (Chief Executive Officer, IGT International).
Seminar registrations are open now. When visitors register on-line to attend the event, they’re also offered the opportunity to register for any seminars they wish to attend. Visit the event website www.austgamingexpo.com or call the Help Line on +61 2 9211 7430.
The full program is below:
Tuesday 15th August 2017
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Venues – Current and future trends; what these mean for the future of hospitality venues.
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Research – Overview of domestic and international gambling research and its implications.
2:00pm – 3:00pm
Casinos – 15 or more new Integrated Resort Developments are likely to open in the Asia-Pacific region in the next 5 years.
3:00pm – 4:00pm
Technology – Key technology issues and trends; how they will impact on the industry.
4:00pm – 5:00pm
Cash – ‘nextgen banking’; cash recycling, operational efficiencies, cash management and trends around the world; current and future trends; how they will impact on the industry.
Wednesday 16th August 2017
9:00am – 10:00am
Global CEOs – Top executives’ views on global issues impacting the gaming industry.
10:00am – 11:00am
Investors – Analysing stocks; Key elements of company financial performance; Key factors affecting economic conditions; The importance of government policy and stability; Key political concerns domestically and internationally.
Note: The Australasian Gaming Expo is a trade exhibition, for management representatives of Gaming Industry Organisations only including government, regulatory, research and support bodies, clubs, hotels, casinos, resorts and similar Hospitality Industry venues. Trade suppliers are not eligible to attend the event unless exhibiting.
The Gaming Technologies Association’s primary members are Ainsworth Game Technology, Aristocrat Technologies, Aruze Gaming Australia, eBet Group, IGT (Australia), Interblock Asia Pacific, Konami Australia and Scientific Games.