Online Gambling New Event Announced

Published Saturday, June 13, 2009 -

The annual eGaming Review Awards has added a new industry event to coincide with it's yearly gala.

The web site for the new event is exciting, EGR Live is touted as a free two day congress for operators in the gaming industry. It will include 1,200 egaming delegates ranging from chief executive officers, senior management and other executives. Between November 30th and December 1 2009 the eGaming Review Awards and EGR Live will share the Billingsgate Market venue in London, England.

EGR Live will have conference sessions, workshops and products, service displays, and many networking events ranging from breakfast talks to cocktail parties in the evening.

Ed Andrewes, managing director for egaming for Ladbrokes said, "EGR Live is a great new initiative for the online gaming industry, offering both networking and business opportunities. The ability to create your own personalised programme beforehand means it will be a really focused event."

Mark Blanford, Valhalla Investments Chairman, commented, "It's great to see a fresh format for an event in this industry and particularly one that combines business, education and networking. I also like the fact that it's free and personalised for each delegate, which opens it up to all levels and areas of the industry."

Simon Holliday, H2 Gambling Capital Director also had this to say, "EGR Live is just what this industry needs - a fresh new event with real business and networking opportunities and the concept of creating your own itinerary is a really good idea. Running it alongside EGR Awards is perfect, creating a real industry gathering and a great use of your time."

Brian O'Sullivan, Betdaq chief executive, was excited about the event saying, "I think EGR Live is a great idea - providing the perfect opportunity for informal networking and the ability to conduct serious business as well. As it's organized by EGR and it's free, I'm sure it will attract a strong representation of key people in the industry - I look forward to attending."

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