According to ventures Africa, the combined size of the gambling industry in Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa was projected to be worth a staggering $37 billion in 2018.
One of the great things about the African market is that it’s mostly African companies who have the majority market share, showing a clear link that, African punters are more likely to support local operators which in turn means maximum returns for the African economy.
Africa, just like any market, requires intense evaluation and research in order to gain and retain market share. That’s exactly what the BiG Africa Supershow offers delegates and attendees from across Africa and the world. The topics have been designed to effectively explore the biggest challenges and opportunities in the African market.
Spotlight on Content
Content is the number one critical success factor for an event. BiG Africa is packed full with, panels discussions, keynotes sessions, presentations and networking activities that have been designed to give our attendees the maximum value from attending the event.
Day 1: Addressing Africa’s ever changing the regulatory environment
Day 2: Succeeding in the business of gaming
With the African market experience market experiencing unprecedented growth these topics couldn’t come at a better time. In addition to excellent topics, the quality of the speakers is terrific. Some examples include: Chhayan Ringadoo, CEO, Gambling Regulatory Authority, Mauritius; Cliff Lamberton, MD, African Casinos Equipment Suppliers & Atomic Gaming; Dean Macpherson, Shadow Minister, Department of Trade & Industry; Dhrupal Amin, MD – Online Gaming and Sports Betting, Goldrush Group; Edgar Agaba, CEO, National Gaming Board, Uganda; Garron Whitesman, Partner, Whitesman Lurie Attorneys; Ivan Zaltsman, CIO, World Sports Betting; Jack Smith, Business Development Manager, Sporting Solutions; Mario Vilela, Sales and Marketing Director, IGT Africa; Martin Sack, Group Manager: Online Business Development, Sun International; Nicholas Chapman, Gaming Executive, Caesar’s Entertainment Corporation (Emerald Resort and Casino); Robert Koning, MD, Best Sports Betting Media; Wayne Hill, COO, Bidvest Prestige; Mabutho Zwane, CEO, Eastern Cape Gambling Board and Prof. Ntshengedzeni Alfred Nevhutanda, Chairman, National Lotteries Commission, South Africa
The panel sessions cover the key challenges the industry is facing, such as regulation, diversity, and inclusion, extending player life-cycles, player acquisition, and retention, gaming technologies, content strategies, strengthening hospitality in the casino sector and advice from Africa’s igaming icons
The BiG Africa Supershow is seeking to attract between 200 and 300 c-level attendees from across the continent. It’s not too small where you end up talking to the same people every day, but it’s also not so large that you can’t even find the person you are looking to connect with. In addition, there will be a terrific mix of attendees.