G2E Asia 2018 Wraps Up Day Three of Its Most Successful Year Ever

Asia’s must-attend gaming and entertainment industry event boasts record-breaking attendance and incomparable show floor and conference offerings

Macau – May 17, 2018 – Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Asia, the marketplace for the Asian gaming and entertainment industry wraps up its final day at The Venetian Macao.

G2E Asia’s 12th edition, its largest to date, gathered 13,131 trade visitors in the first two days of the event, surpassing last year’s same period number by 19.3 percent.

After yet another successful year, G2E Asia has lived up to expectations by demonstrating its unwavering commitment to serve the industry as the annual must-attend event for professionals in the Asian gaming-entertainment industry.

Mr Ken Jolly, Vice President & Managing Director Asia, SG Gaming said “G2E Asia has always been a significant event for launching our products in Asia, and this year was no exception. We have been very impressed with this year’s event, and admittedly overwhelmed with the exceptional number of attendees that visited our booth.”

Day three’s line-up will carry on the momentum with an equally exciting and comprehensive range of offerings and events on and off the show floor.

G2E Asia 2018 Show Floor Highlights

Day Three’s show floor will remain abuzz with the co-located three-day Asia Lottery Expo & Forum. This newly launched event, a threefold business, learning and networking platform exclusively designed for lottery professionals, is going to serve up a half-day track dedicated to responsible gaming practices and featured shared insights learned in Macau, Japan and around the globe. Speakers included Zeng Zhonglu, professor of the Gaming Teaching and Research Centre at Macao Polytechnic Institute (MPI); Kazuaki Sasaki, associate professor of the International Tourism Department at Tokyo University; and Professor Bo Bernhardt, executive director of the UNLV International Gaming Institute.

The Forum will also round up its final lottery networking cocktail in a casual, social setting.

G2E Asia 2018 Conference Program Highlights

The expo’s final conference day, led by a lineup of high-level industry leaders and influencers, will feature a dual-track format:

(a) The Future of Digital Content and Technology, starting with the Asian Market Update, identifies growth markets for a digital strategy; how significant of an impact affiliates have today in Asia and how operators can maximize their affiliate relationships; and the future of smart finance technology in Asia.

(b) IAGA Best Practices Institute examines international regulatory trends & challenges, regulatory impacts from gambling tax rates, responsible gaming casino entry levies, and the latest advancements in combating financial crime.

G2E Asia 2018 officially closes its doors on May 17, 2018 at The Venetian Macao. To learn more about G2E Asia 2018, visit www.g2easia.com.

G2E Asia 2019 will be held at the Venetian Macao once again from May 21 – 23, 2019.

ABOUT G2E ASIA

G2E Asia is the international trade show and conference for the Asian gaming – entertainment industry. Presented by the American Gaming Association (AGA) and organized by Reed Exhibitions, G2E Asia made its debut in 2007, defining itself as the preeminent show for the Asian gaming-entertainment industry.

About the American Gaming Association

The American Gaming Association (AGA) is the premier national trade group representing the USD 240 billion US casino industry, which supports 1.7 million jobs in 40 states. AGA members include commercial and Tribal casino operators, suppliers and other entities affiliated with the gaming industry. It is the mission of the AGA to achieve sound policies and regulations consistent with casino gaming’s modern appeal and vast economic contributions.

About Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions is the world’s leading events organizer, with over 500 events in over 30 countries, bringing together over seven million active event participants from around the world. Today Reed events are held throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa and organized by 41 fully staffed offices. Reed Exhibitions serves 43 industry sectors with trade and consumer events and is part of RELX Group, a world leading provider of professional information solutions.

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