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September 23, 2021

Tom Loughran, Vice President, Reed Exhibitions

“At G2E Asia operators will be able to preview the latest technology and new products for the gaming industry”

(Macau, Exclusive Days before the start of G2E Asia, Tom Loughran, Vice President, Reed Exhibitions, talked about the expectations and objectives for the show, the exhibitors that will be present, and anticipated the industry trends. “We expect over 125 exhibitors in a variety of segments,” he pointed.


ow are you preparing for G2E Asia 2012? What can casino operators expect from the show?
Casino operators can expect Asia’s largest gaming event with world class education and the largest gathering of exhibitors. At G2E Asia operators will be able to preview the latest technology and new products for the gaming industry. There will be several opportunities for operators to network including the G2E Asia Welcome Reception on May 23rd and in the VIP Lounge and Visitors’ Club. Also several leading iGaming companies will be represented on the show floor.

What do you have to offer to returning and new exhibitors?
Last year attendance grew 25% to 5,748 gaming buyers from throughout Asia and internationally.  We are expecting great results again this year reflecting the tremendous growth of gaming in Asia.  Exhibitors can also expect extensive media attention; a total of 124 press people from Chinese, English, Japanese, Latin American and Portuguese media outlets covered the show.

How many exhibitors do you expect for this year?
We expect over 125 exhibitors in a variety of segments to include; slots, table games, iGaming, software, technology, security/surveillance, furniture, design, F&B/hospitality, player tracking, game signs, cash/coin handling, promotions and facilities.

What countries will have more presence among the exhibitors?
The majority of exhibitors will be from Asia, USA, Europe and Austalia.                 

What industry trends will be part of the workshops and conferences?
The G2E Asia conference provides the most comprehensive gaming education in Asia. Content is developed by the industry and for the industry by leading gaming experts, guaranteeing conference participants access to the authentic, up-to-date information needed to enhance industry knowledge and gain a competitive edge in today's aggressive marketplace.  The program includes regional market trends, non-gaming amenities, marketing, finance and technologies.

Game Protection Seminar
- New Program on Common Cheating Scams - World-renowned gaming expert Sal Piacente will be back to provide on-site game protection training by taking attendees step-by-step through the latest cheating tricks in intensive one-hour live demonstration sessions on May 23 & 24.

Workshop on CCTV Surveillance Systems
- CCTV expert Vlado Damjonovski, one of the world’s most recognized CCTV experts; will be at G2E Asia 2012 to conduct an intensive and interactive workshop on CCTV surveillance systems.

The Gaming Management Certificate Program endorsed by the University of Macau and UNLV (University of Las Vegas) Singapore
- This executive program, produced in partnership with gaming professors at the University of Macau and the University of Nevada Las Vegas Singapore, includes special interactive educational workshops designed to help new casino managers in Asia further their knowledge of current gaming trends.

Global Markets Forum
- Global Markets Forum examines the economic and regulatory issues affecting current and emerging markets from a broad array of gaming jurisdictions in the pan-Asian region.

Dedicated tracks geared toward senior management and middle management

What does the Global Gaming Women (GGW) event consist of?
Global Gaming Women will take place on Thursday morning and is a networking breakfast and speed mentoring event with women from across the international gaming industry.  The event will also feature a roundtable discussion among female leaders from the Asian gaming market.  Global Gaming Women is a new initiative of the American Gaming Association for more information visit the ‘Events and Programs’ page at

What are your objectives for this year?
To remain the premier trade show and conference for the Asian gaming market.  To highlight the remarkable growth in Asian gaming by giving casino operators the access to new products and the latest trends, delivering qualified buyers for exhibitors, and fostering optimal networking in the Eastern hemisphere to ensure you can grow your business in this rapidly growing market.  As part of the G2E portfolio of events, G2E Asia is an event by the industry and for the industry and it evolves each year to keep pace with industry demands and the latest industry trends. 

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