GRWA returning in August 2017

Australia’s gaming and gambling market is currently valued over US$18 billion. With massive growth comes greater challenges as well as new opportunities.

The 8th annual edition of Gaming, Racing & Wagering Australia is returning on August 14-16, at the Novotel Darling Harbor in Sydney.

New features this year include a first-ever interactive pre-conference workshop, going beyond the basics, focusing on how to stage and market a successful eSports event, and discussing how to acquire and engage the new generation of consumers.

The two-day main summit will delve into important regulatory and business development issues for the casino, clubs, gaming and wagering and racing industries.  The main sessions will include the latest regulatory updates, news from key international markets, innovation, security, diversification strategies and much more.

Confirmed speakers include: 

  • Michael Sarquis, Executive Director, The Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation - Department of Justice and Attorney-General, Queensland Government

  • Tim Shepherd, COO, Silver Heritage Group

  • David Edwards, Projects Chief Executive - Special Projects Unit, Department of State Development - QLD

  • Duane Mutu, Director, LetsPlay.live & Vice President, New Zealand eSports Federation

  • Ken Gamble, Executive Chairman, IFW Global/IACP – International Association of Cybercrime Prevention

  • Sally Gainsbury, Deputy Director, Gambling Treatment & Research Clinic, The University of Sydney

  • Hai Ng, Co-Founder, Neomancer LLC & Spawn Point Pte Ltd

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The merger of Tabcorp and Tatts Group is back on track after the Australian Competition Tribunal ruled on Friday that the merger is allowed proceed again.

AustraliaWednesday, Nov 15, 2017

Lottoland has been barred from accepting bets on the outcome of Australian lotteries, after a decision was handed down from Northern Territory Attorney-General Natasha Fyles on Tuesday.

AustraliaTuesday, Oct 31, 2017

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) yesterday announced the 2017 Australasian Gaming Expo as a finalist in its premier annual awards.

Australia, NepalTuesday, Oct 31, 2017

Australia-listed Silver Heritage Group says it has recorded gross profit if US$5.1 million for the nine months year-to-date, up 20 percent over the same period in FY16.

AustraliaMonday, Oct 30, 2017

ASX-listed Tabcorp Holdings Ltd recorded a statutory loss in the first quarter of FY18, as a result of a number of significant items.

AustraliaThursday, Oct 26, 2017

Australia’s Black Economy Taskforce is warning punters against using illegal bookmakers during the major sporting events in the year ahead.

AustraliaThursday, Oct 26, 2017

Star Entertainment Group chairman John O’Neill says his company is in a state of “eternal vigilance” regarding losing its monopoly in the Sydney casino market.