"I invite all entrepreneurs to join and participate personally in GAT Expo 2020 in April in Cartagena de Indias," CEO José Aníbal Aguirre said. "We have experienced first-hand throughout the year that contact and direct business meetings are irreplaceable. Our work log 2019 was: ICE London, Juegos Miami, PGS Peru, G2E Vegas, SIGMA Malta, and OGS Brazil. In each event, we ratified the positive opinion that the global industry has today about the progress of our country, the leader of this new era in Latin America."
The select group of Online Gaming Summit Brazil attendees, representatives of markets that move millions of dollars around the world, showed special interest in knowing details about the development of the Colombian market and the performance of authorized online gaming platforms, compared to traditional land-based games.
Directors of Clarion Gaming Brazil, host of the OGS and SPAC, Sao Paulo Affiliate Conference, highlighted the opportunity of the call that GAT Expo is making to affiliate companies since this new business sector is closely linked to the online operation, mainly in Europe and want to interact as soon as possible with authorized platforms in Colombia.
The alliance with Totally Gaming Academy, TGA, will allow the realization of two professionalization courses with practical workshops on April 21 and 22, also at the Cartagena de Indias Convention Center. The theme defined for the localized gaming sector is Casino Marketing. For online gambling, two subjects will be discussed: Sportsbook and Affiliations.
In Sao Paulo, Betgenius, sportsbook provider, confirmed its participation in the fair as a sponsor and joined the list of exhibitors, Gaming Laboratories International, GLI, and Universal Soft, specializing in virtual betting. The Platinum Sponsors of GAT Expo 2020 are the Pixelo and Zitro firms. As Digital Sponsors, the brands: WorldMatch, Win Systems / Gold Club and Betgenius are betting on GAT Expo.
The companies that have already secured their stand at GAT Expo 2020 are: TVBet, El Habanero, GLI, Spintec, Luckia, Mondo Gaming, Ainsworth, Aristocrat, Aruze, Alfastreet, ASAP, Gambee, BMM Test Labs, IBC Group, Digitain, GOLD Club, Zuum, Quinel, Universal Soft, PlayN'Go, Betradar, Even Bet, Golden Race, ICT, E Management, Crane Payment Solutions, Bya Group, Human Contract, Playtech Colombia, Swarm, Ready Online, Auditplay, Octoplus, Tombola Online, Recárgame Online.
The recent report of accountability of the regulatory entity of Colombia, COLJUEGOS, yields extraordinary results in terms of growth of online gaming: between 2018 and 2019 it presents an increase of 83%. However, land-based games continue to dominate the cake of the collection of national games, contributing 57% of the resources. The total growth gambling in Colombia is 15.7% compared to 2018, which adds 1.7 billion pesos to the country's finances, destined to the health sector and other social items of the Nation's budget. This year COLJUEGOS added to the portfolio of games operated by internet, virtual games, eSports and Fantasy Sports.
“I want to thank Carlos Cardama and Sergio Jardin, the special attention received during our productive stay in Brazil. We will receive you in Colombia with open arms. This is the occasion to wish our friends of the specialized media and all our clients, traditional and new, permanent gratitude and a Merry Christmas”, José Aníbal Aguirre, founder of FADJA and GAT Expo.