Kicking Off Today: Big Africa SummitPublished November 4, 2013
Key issues discussed in the summit will deal with the impact of technological changes on the gaming industry and its future.
The Big Africa Summit 2013 is commencing today in Johannesburg, South Africa. The summit will span two days concluding in November 6. In the frame of these two intensive days, attendees will hear speaks by some leading figures in the world of online gambling.
What's Ahead for The Gaming Industry?
Key issues which will be discussed in the summit will deal with the latest changes in gaming technology and their impact on the gambling industry. Special focus will be given to the South African market, but the core issues discussed will encompass worldwide online gambling well.
Some of the highlights summit attendants will be able to experience:
- A review of the South African gambling industry and its regulation by CEO of the Casino Association of South Africa (CASA) Advocate Themba Ngobese.
- Discussion of South Africa's NGB (National Gambling Board) plans for regulation, current status and future plans, given by Mrs. Zodwa Ntuli, Deputy Director General of the South African Department of Trade and Industry.
- Case study: How can gaming companies move their businesses forward using the power of technology? Presented by Andrew Crone, IT Project Portfolio and Quality Manager at Sun International.
These are just some main hand-picked events taking place in the Big Africa Summit, the summit's program is filled with other speaks, case studies, workshops and panel discussions. Additionally, throughout the summit there will be networking breaks which will present opportunities for attendees to meet others in the industry and form friendly and professional ties.