November 14 , 2016 — Sofia, Bulgaria

EEGS is the most prestigious forum in the gaming industry in Eastern Europe and will be held on 22 – 23 November at Inter Expo Center in Bulgaria‘s capital – Sofia. The conference is organized by the Bulgarian Association of Manufacturers and Operators in the Gaming Industry (BTAMOGI) and brings together experts and professionals from all around Europe and beyond. This year’s list of distinguished speakers will be the biggest so far since the beginning of the forum nine years ago, which will present and discuss the most influential factors that will shape the gaming markets. As a preceding event, the traditional EEGS Masterclass will take place and will be lead by leading marketing consultant and lecturer.

Emphasising on providing updates on regulation, compliance, innovation, lottery, disruptive technologies, EEGS will present in a series of sessions the hot issues that the gaming industry is facing. The delegates will profoundly unravel the current state of the industry as well as recent regulatory update on Eastern Europe. Updates on the EU anti-money laundering framework will be discussed at a special session with an expert from the European Commission. Offshore jurisdiction against onshore regulated markets and compliance in emerging European markets will attract the attention of the delegates. Where is the land-based casino gaming heading? How important is omni-channel and the technical challenge of being omni-channel? Those and many more topics that will impact the industry will be revealed through in-depth discussions and inspiring statements.

The forum will also serve as a great opportunity to network during the refreshment breaks and other social events such as the day one post-conference EEGS Networking Party with the kind support of Gaming Laboratories International, the Royale Palms Casino Afterparty and last, but not least at the end of the day-two and first of the exhibition – BEGE Expo Party, sponsored by Euro Games Technology.

For the third consecutive year, EEGS is delighted to host the initiative Global Gaming Women. The networking breakfast will be held first in the morning on November 23 as a preceding event of both EEGS and BEGE Expo. The mission of GGW event is to support the success of women in the gaming industry through education, mentorship and networking opportunities. This session will gather together all women involved in both shows for special networking and a motivational talk to start the busy day with. Selected female leaders will discuss women’s career challenges and how the trends in gender equality.

The full agenda of the ninth edition of Eastern European Gaming Summit is ready and is available on the website or PDF version

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