The Biggest Gambling Events & Conferences in 2022

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BetMGM Feb 24, 2022, 1:18 AM

A new year means a whole new calendar of exciting events for the online casino industry. Throughout 2022, there will be plenty of international gambling conferences to keep casinos, game developers, investors and those interested in the industry busy.

So, whether you’re a fan of online casino games, a developer of online slots or a key player in the industry, here are just a few of the gambling conferences from around the world that you should keep an eye out for.

Casino Esport Conference, Las Vegas, NV, USA

When: March 23-24

Esports is hitting it big at the moment, and the forecast for growth in the next couple of years is exponential. The CEC (as it’s known) is more than an exhibition showcase – it’s the place where esports players, marketers, developers, lawyers, educators and others can connect with the leaders of the esports and video gaming industries. Held at Alexis Park  Resort, 375 E Harmon Ave in Vegas, it is the ultimate event for direct and informative connections between the key players within the esports and casino sphere to take the phenomenon to the next level.


When: March 30-April 1

Organized by IEG Italian Exhibition Group and promoted by the Italian Association of coin-op entertainment machines (SAPAR), the ENADA PRIMAVERA is one of the biggest worldwide events of the year. Held at the Rimini Expo Centre in Rimini on Italy’s Adriatic Coast, it involves every single chain of casino games, and has new and innovative technologies on display. This is the paramount expo for gambling trade members in southern Europe.

CasinoBeats Summit 2022, InterContinental Hotel, Malta

When: May 24-26

With a name like CasinoBeats, you just know that this is going to be a modern and innovative conference. It focuses on modern developments and strategy within iGaming, and has a huge push on what’s coming up in the next generation of tech and games.

SiGMA, Asia, Manila, Philippines

When: May 27-28

SiGMA Asia is a melting pot of industry excitement and will combine the best bits of every conference under one umbrella event. There will be an exhibition floor filled with expos from both land-based and online gaming providers and emerging tech exhibitors. The event will also feature speakers from all over the world on different aspects of the industry, plus there will be plenty of networking events for facilitating business among attendees.

SiGMA Americas, Toronto, Canada

When: June 6-10

The next SiGMA event takes place in a delightful Toronto summer. Here, you can expect to get an in-depth look into emerging market trends, such as “diversification through digitization” and much more. There will be a whole lot of exciting expos on hand, as well as a series of keynote speakers and panel discussions.

Betting on Sports Europe, Stamford Bridge, London, UK

When: June 7-9

The biggest sports betting event of the year takes place at the home of Chelsea FC in the world-famous Stamford Bridge stadium. This is the only conference fully dedicated to the industry of sports betting, and its main aim is to network and tackle the challenges that it’s currently facing across Europe.

ASEAN Gaming Summit, Manila, Philippines

When: July 1-30

Asia is one of the most prominent players in the online casino industry. The ASEAN Gaming Summit is a world-class conference program bringing the latest developments in the region to light. This isn’t just a showcase conference, however: It offers industry leaders the chance to network and form relationships with people from around the world.

SBC Summit North America 2022, Meadowlands Exposition Center, New Jersey, USA

When: July 12-14

This is the leading sports betting and iGaming event in North America. Attendees can expect to see senior execs from leading operators, sports organizations and regulators give their opinions on current affairs within the industry. Along with these thought leaders’ incredible insights and ideas, there will also be networking opportunities and an expo hall for leading suppliers to showcase their developments. So whether you’re a fan of casino table games, online gambling slots, or you’re involved in the industry professionally, the SBC Summit North America is an excellent conference to check out.

SBC Summit Barcelona 2022, Fira Barcelona Montjuïc, Spain

When: September 20-22

What better place to end the calendar than in Barcelona? This massive iGaming and global betting show comes with a word-class conference, a look at big product launches on the way, and an expo hall with 200 booths.

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