Expos for Casino and Gaming Affiliates
The casino and gaming industry has a number of expos around the world where organisations and individuals can share ideas. The sometimes forgotten areas of this industry are the affiliates, subsidiaries and partners of the parent companies. They have a lot to give and ideas to share to help the casinos and igaming sites achieve their desired results. That’s why there are the following Casino Affiliate expos for such organisations to attend. Most of these are not casino or igaming specific due to the narrow focus that such an event would cover.
iGB Affiliate Conferences
With a few spread throughout the year, most notably in London, Berlin and Amsterdam in 2016, it is the largest network of its kind for affiliates and marketers for igaming sites and online casinos. The London event takes place between 4th and 7th Feb, the Amsterdam event between 7th and 10th June and the Berlin event between 20th and 24th October. The Amsterdam event is part of the iGaming supershow, which brings together all the giants of industry. The London show is in association with Finance Partners Expo, so affiliates may network with those who deal with funding.
Affiliate Management Days
One of the most important affiliate conferences in the US, this takes place typically in early April. This year, the event runs from 3rd to the 5th April in San Francisco. Past events have focused on the most important issues in the industry including marketing and recruitment techniques, improving communication, legislation and legal compliance and the important ongoing role that affiliates have to play in the online gaming industry.
Affiliate Summit East & West
West takes places 10th-12th January. Paris, Las Vegas.
East takes place 31st July – 2nd August. New York, NY.
These two annual American summits aim to bring together the east coast and west coast operators for the biggest affiliate conferences in the country. They are not limited to gaming however, and aim to create as wide a spread as possible by encouraging affiliates from all industries to network and share ideas. There are exhibition halls, networking events, keynote speakers, educational lectures and workshops making them the most important US affiliate expo events of their kind.
Figaro Digital Marketing Summit
This one day event that takes place at the Emirates Stadium in London (home of Arsenal FC) on 25th February in 2016. It is a series of seminars from industry professionals who give guidance on the issues that affiliates may come across. Attendees will also be able to arrange one to one meetings with companies giving presentations, so it dispenses practical advice too along with giving people a chance to engage in Q+A and group discussions.
This event specifically brings together ecommerce businesses and their partner and affiliates for a two-day conference regarding B2C (business to customer) marketing, It’s an annual event and remains popular because of its focus in engaging both parties to help their joint business ventures grow. In 2016, it takes place on 8th and 9th June in southwest London. With group discussions, seminars and networking, it gives sponsors the opportunity to prove their value. Many UK retailers are behind this project, but it isn’t just for and about retail companies.
Russian Affiliate Congress and Expo (RACE)
Russia’s largest event of its kind takes place at the pavilion in Moscow in October 2016 (date yet to be confirmed). It permits industry experts to meet with businesses either looking for affiliates or for affiliates looking to improve the quality of service it offers businesses. With a strong focus on harnessing the potential of social media in today’s Russia, RACE brings together businesses with webmasters, bloggers, SEO professionals, media planners and marketing executives. Exhibitors come from right across the spectrum.