Industry Reports

Increased Delegate Attendance Makes iGaming Super Show 2017 the Biggest Thus Far

iGaming Super Show (iGSS) seems to have boosted the number of its attendees with 9% in comparison to the last year, breaking any records so far. The organizers reported that this was the biggest iGaming exhibition and conference for 2017, which took place from 11th to 14th July at the Amsterdam RAI, the biggest exhibition space in the Netherlands.

iGaming Super Show is an annual trade-dedicated exhibition and conference, aiming to provide industry-involved people with the latest information about cutting-edge technologies and leading trends. Affiliates, operators and developers are meeting every year to share knowledge and experience in an attempt to keep the players’ interest and further improve the industry.

The event usually offers discussions on various topics, including the most winning and proven business strategies. Thus, the event started to increase its popularity with every passing year to reach the current record-setting levels. The organizers of the conference shared that the number of delegates, who attended the event totalled 4,718, which means 9% growth compared to the previous year.

iGaming Business’ head of operations Shona O’Donnell explained that over the years the whole team was dedicated to creating an event that covers every niche of the trade. He added that besides the growing number of attendees, the team is encouraged by the positive reactions, which they received from the delegates. The list of attendees shows that the number of operators and affiliates increased with 16% than the previous year.

The trade-dedicated event welcomed representatives from 105 different countries, who flocked the streets of Amsterdam in an attempt to update their ideas and introduce them to their customers. The United Kingdom, the Netherlands and Malta were the countries with the most representatives in attendance. The organizers also explained that 14% of all the delegates were affiliates, 15% were affiliate managers and 18% were CEO or other leading offices.

iGaming Super Show 2017 featured a myriad of events, put different topics on the table, including sports betting, regulations, technological hot topics and much more. The 4-day event exceeded the expectations of the organizers, as the number of attendees jumped by up to 9% from the previous year. All the discussions, which appeared on the schedule of the event was held by professionalists, who are involved in the industry long enough to have acquired in-depth knowledge.

It seems that more industry-involved people started to realize the importance of staying on top of the latest trends and innovations in order lead a successful business. The organizers are expected to announce the dates for the iGaming Super Show 2018, which is expected to arouse even greater interest.