The 9th Annual Gaming, Racing & Wagering Australia (GRWA) will return on 13-15 August 2018 at L’ Aqua, Darling Harbour in Sydney.
This year GRWA will host its first ever Gaming Technologies & Innovation Day on conference day one, discussing the disruptive technologies including cryptocurrencies, blockchain, ICOs and other payment solutions. As part of this discussion, Lucas Cullen, Blockchain Developer at Virtue Poker, will participate in a panel focusing on the landscape of Blockchain in the gaming industry. Other highlights on Day One will include a case study on ICOs, as well as sessions on big data and artificial intelligence.
Day Two of the conference will focus on Casinos, Clubs and Gaming, where key topics will be discussed, including the latest regulatory updates, alternative and innovative marketing solutions and the continued developments in eSports.
Michael Sarquis, Bachelor, Executive Director of Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation QLD, will be a panellist on a session that will discuss the current regulatory landscape in Australia. Karen Gray, Director – Corporate Marketing & Engagement of BCLC, will also share how healthy and responsible players are good for business and revenue. eSports also continues to be one of the hottest topics in the gaming industry. GRWA will look at the opportunities and developments of eSports in Australia.
Conference Day Three will take a deep dive into Sports Betting, Racing and Wagering, where the spotlight will be put on the Point-of-Consumption Tax (POCT), the gambling ad ban, innovation in sports betting and racing, eSports betting and more. Andrew Vouris, Country Manager of Unikrn and Hai Ng, Co-Founder of Neomancer LLC and Spawn Point will sit together on a panel unravelling regional and global eSports betting opportunities for operators.
For more information about the 9th Annual GRWA, please refer to the official website.