Unveiling the Hottest iGaming Shows, Seminars and Events on the Horizon

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BetMGM Jul 12, 2023, 5:15 AM

The iGaming events calendar has already been full to the brim this year, with some of the biggest iGaming events taking place across the globe. The good news is that there’s plenty more to get excited about in the coming months. 

Whether you’re an iGaming enthusiast, an operator or an iGaming professional, you should attend at least one of these upcoming gaming events.

Specifics of iGaming Events

Before deciding to attend the very next gaming event you can, it’s worth knowing the specifics of each event so you can choose the most appropriate one. 

Scale: International vs Regional Events

International events like ICE and SiGMA are the largest in the world. They’re global events that foster relationships, networks and large-scale trades and places where new games are unveiled. Anyone will benefit from attending these events. Regional events are smaller scale and focus on a local gambling market, regulatory discussions and iGaming operations in a certain state or country. These events are best attended by operators and other professionals in the iGaming sphere.

Format: Workshops vs. Exhibitions

At exhibitions, you can expect stands for different companies as well as talks, presentations and more. They’re perfect for operators and enthusiasts. Workshops, on the other hand, are geared more towards those in the industry and companies use them to showcase their expertise in particular areas. Examples include GLI iGaming Workshops and ICE 365.

Focus: Regulatory Issues, Operations, Affiliate Marketing, Payment, etc.

The focus of an event is hugely variable and it’s a good idea to figure out what that focus is before attending one. For example, companies that are involved in crypto gambling would look to attend events organized around digital currencies, including affiliate marketing, payments, operations, regulations and so on.

Biggest Upcoming iGaming Events

SiGMA Asia

19 July 2023 – 22 July 2023

Manila, The Philippines

The SiGMA Group goes to Manila in July to create connections in the East. There will be B2B and B2C brands alongside some excellent land-based exhibitors. With 2,000 delegates, 600+ operators, 150+ speakers and 75+ exhibitors, it’s set to be one of the biggest global iGaming events of the year.

SBC Summit Barcelona

19 September 2023 – 21 September 2023

Fira de Barcelona Montjüic, Barcelona, Spain

This in-depth, high-level conference is aimed at all major players and enthusiasts in the iGaming industry in Europe and worldwide. The program includes a 300-booth expo as well as major product launches.

G2E

9 October 2023 – 12 October 2023

The Venetian Expo, Las Vegas, NV, USA

The Global Gaming Expo is the ultimate all-in-one experience for anyone interested in or who works in the iGaming industry. Expect 25,000+ industry professionals, 350+ exhibitors, 100+ countries and regions and 70+ educational sessions, which make this the one industry event that no one should skip.

SiGMA Europe

13 November, 2023 – 17 November 2023

Malta Fairs & Convention Centre

Malta is the world iGaming capital, where SiGMA Europe is taking place. This event is an industry heavyweight when it comes to anything online. Participants include online gaming operators, the best online casino platforms, SaaS providers and affiliates.

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As a leader in the casino industry, you can expect BetMGM attendees at many of the world’s best iGaming events. BetMGM is passionate about giving customers the best online experience possible, as is evident from online games, including poker tournaments, exclusive MGM slots and more.

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