WHEN: 14:00 to 16:30 (GMT) - Wednesday, 8 February 2017
WHERE: South Gallery Room 23, ExCeL London
COST: Free to attend - to confirm your place, Register Today
Following the recent approval of the 1st IR Bill in the lower and upper house to allow casinos in Japan, interests in this region have been re-ignited perhaps to a level even higher than before as this is the furthest the IR Bill has ever gotten in Japanese government. If passed, Japan is tipped to become the 2nd largest gaming market in the world after Macau with annual projections of $40 Billion in revenue.
The Japan Briefing will provide an exclusive opportunity to hear from industry stakeholders who are on the ground in the Japan. They will be able to give you a realistic overview on the current situation in Japan and what opportunities you have to look forward to. This will act as a brilliant introduction to our main event, Japan Gaming Congress (JgC), taking place in Tokyo, May 2017.
Andrew Gellatly, Head of Global Research, Gambling Compliance
14:00 - 14:30 Welcome
Welcome refreshments, networking and opening address
14:30 - 15:00
- IR locations: Which cities are most likely to host IRs
- Japenese Policy - what you need to know
Akira Kurita, IR Specialist, Hakuhodo
15:00 - 16:00
Jan Jones, Executive Vice President - Government Relations & Corp. Responsibility, Caesars Entertainment
Mike Tanji, Chairman, Gaming Capital Management
16:00 - 16:30
Event close - Networking and refreshments
Want to attend the Japan Briefing?
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Don’t miss out on the Japan Gaming Congress taking place later on in 2017. Go to www.japangamingcongress.com for more information.