June 13-14, 2018 in Atlantic City
East Coast Gaming Congress & NexGen Gaming Forum
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About ECGC

The 2018 East Coast Gaming Congress & NexGen Gaming Forum was organized and produced by Spectrum Gaming Group, an independent research and regulatory consulting firm, Cooper Levenson, Attorneys at Law, Friedmutter Group Architecture & Design Studios, and Sysco Corporation. For sponsorship information, contact Donna Vecere.

The ECGC recognizes attendees have limited time & budget, and priced & scheduled this conference with these factors in mind. This event ensures all critical issues are covered within the same forum. We bring leaders from government, suppliers and operators, who collectively set policies and make decisions, into one place where their ideas can be placed in the broadest context.

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Heard at ECGC 2018
“This is the best conference the industry has. ” – Geoff Freeman, President & CEO, American Gaming Association
Conference Venue
Harrah’s Casino & Hotel, Atlantic City, NJ
ECGC Schedule
Learn about the schedule, topics and auditoriums of the 2018 conference.
Day 1
Registration will be open all day to pick up your badges.
ECGC is a two-day conference that includes the NexGen Gaming Forum, which will focus on emerging forms of gaming such as online, fantasy sports, e-sports, skill-based gaming, etc.
The expansion of legal sports betting in the United States raises a host of questions that states, operators and others must address, including: How will this benefit land-based casinos? How can the power of sports betting be harnessed to improve local economies and maximize the fiscal benefit?

Moderator: David Isaacson, Vice President, Spectrum Gaming Capital
  • Speakers: Joe Asher, Chief Executive Officer, William Hill US
  • Neale Deeley, Vice President, Sportradar US
  • Alex Igelman, Chief Executive Officer, Millennial Esports
  • Joseph Pappano, Senior Vice President, Managing Director of Gaming, Worldpay
  • Lee Richardson, Chief Executive Officer, Gaming Economics and Senior Sports Betting Associate, Spectrum Gaming Group
  • Anna Sainsbury, Chief Executive Officer, GeoComply USA
As technology improves and gaming design becomes more creative, what are the games that emerging generations will want to play? What are the factors that will make these new games more attractive? How will this change the casino floor? How will this change the casino business model?
Moderator: Roger Gros, Publisher, Global Gaming Business Magazine
Speakers:
  • Miles Arnone, Chairman and Co-Founder Gamblit Gaming
  • Brad Cummings, President and Chief Executive Officer, Equilottery
  • Blaine Graboyes, Chief Executive Officer, GameCo
  • Seth Schorr, Chief Executive Officer, Fifth Street Gaming
  • Seth Young, Executive Director of Online Gaming, Foxwoods Resort Casino
New Jersey and Delaware boldly changed the East Coast gaming landscape by permitting regulated interactive gaming. While other states almost joined them and Nevada, only Pennsylvania has crossed the finish line. What state will be next and why? Will the shared borders, shared time zones and shared liquidity of densely populated East Coast states translate to the revenue increases we all have been waiting for?
Moderator: Lynne Levin Kaufman, Esquire, Partner, Cooper Levenson, Attorneys At Law
Speakers:
  • Susan Hensel, Director of Licensing, Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board
  • Eric Frank, Deputy Compliance Office and Director, Legal Affairs, The Stars Group
  • David Rebuck, Director, New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement
  • Quinton Singleton, VP of Corporate Strategy and Government Affairs, SG Digital
  • Yaniv Sherman, Senior Vice President, 888 Holdings