G2E Asia kicked off in Manila
The newest edition of G2E Asia kicked off yesterday at the Marriott Grand Ballroom in Manila.
Philippines.- G2E Asia @ the Philippines, the newest addition to the G2E Asia event series, made its official debut yesterday at the Marriott Grand Ballroom. The two-day show is supported by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) and includes an expo, educational conference, and unprecedented networking opportunities.
Josephine Lee, chief operating officer of Reed Exhibitions Greater China, said: “G2E Asia will build a firm bridge between Manila and the world, bringing new opportunities for growth and innovation in local gaming-entertainment. G2E Asia’s renowned value-added event platform, including a high-level conference program, interactive onsite events and business matchmaking offerings, provide unparalleled networking opportunities and brand exposure to exhibitors keen to tap into the ASEAN gaming market.”
Ms Andrea Domingo, Chairman and CEO of PAGCOR kicked off the event with her opening keynote address. Opening ceremony dignitaries included: Michael Cheng, President of Reed Exhibitions Greater China; Ms. Andrea Domingo, Chairman and CEO of PAGCOR; Chief Peter Eric Pardo, Chief of Staff, Mayor’s Office of Pasay City; Mr. Takashi Oya, Co-Vice Chairman & President of OKADA Manila; Mr. Hakan Dagtas, EVP, Chief Gaming Operations Officer of Travellers International Hotel Group Inc; Mr. Roger Lwin, Vice President of Gaming Operations, City of Dreams Manila.
Roberto P. Alabado III, Assistant Secretary, Tourism Development Planning, Department of Tourism, Republic of The Philippines, will kick off Day two keynote speech.
The G2E Asia @ the Philippines Conference Program features a robust education schedule delivered by a lineup of renowned leaders and influencers. The two-day, content-rich program centres around the themes of “ASEAN Market Perspectives: Opportunities and Threats” and “Beyond Gaming.”
G2E Asia @ the Philippines offers its participants a wide range of networking opportunities with gaming operators and professionals from the Philippines and neighbouring countries:
• The Gaming Executives’ Reception: This exclusive, invitation-only gathering convenes the industry’s most prominent leaders, offering senior-executive networking opportunities and brand exposure at the highest level.
• The G2E Asia @ the Philippines Product Awards and Gala Dinner: This event recognizes the exhibition’s most popular products and services across four categories: best bingo solution, best electronic gaming solution, best sports betting solution, and best online gaming solution.
• Segmented industry networking events: This series of small, interactive and industry-specific gatherings highlight slots, table games, and iGaming.
• The after-party: Open to all attendees, this gathering provides extended networking opportunities beyond show hours.
Additional show features include the G2E Asia Matchmaking Program, which provides pre-arranged, one-on-one business connections to further maximize time and ROI, and the invitation-only G2E Asia Privileges Program, which provides access and amenities to senior-level executives, buyers, and decision-makers in ASEAN gaming and entertainment.
G2E Asia @ the Philippines will run through Dec. 4, 2019, at the Marriott Grand Ballroom. For further information or inquires about the expo, please visit www.g2easiaphilippines.com.