In 2019 23-year old Nadia Tarik made history when she was among the first students to participate in the ground-breaking apprenticeship degree course in Social Change at Queen Mary University of London. Thanks to pioneering sponsorship from Caesars Entertainment EMEA, Nadia has been able to combine a four year degree course with her work as a Development Officer at YGAM, the UK charity that works to inform, educate and safeguard young people against gambling and gaming related harms. Nadia reflects on her first year of studying and working.
Peter White chats with Lisa Waterfield, LW Consulting
Adapting to Change. How quickly can the damaged hospitality industry respond to a new day? By: Robert Ambrose
The book has yet to be written on the impact of the COVID-19 virus on the casino and the entire integrated hospitality industry. When it is putto “pen,” the first few chapters will be bleak and frightening because of all the unknowns, but in the later chapters, we will read about leadership, personal strength and new beginnings. And of course, we all salute the courageous first responders and care givers that rush in and treat the sick.
By: Bay City Ventures Managing Director, Joji Kokuryo
Twenty-three months since the passing of the Integrated Resort (IR) Implementation Act, Japan’s procedure continues to gradually move forward. However, there are still many major steps that must be accomplished for the gaming industry to lay its roots in this East Asian country.
Bennie Mancino chats to Bill Healey about the effects of COVID-19, and practices casinos can implement to emerge from the pandemic.
The casino gaming industry has been forever changed due to COVID-19.
Gaming Legislation Report: South East Europe. By: Marko Tomic, Partner, Law Firm Anđelović, Siketić & Tomić d.o.o. Zagreb
Prolific inventor Bill Kitchen turns his proven talents toward gaming. By: David McKee
Blame it on the Air Force. Or maybe it was skydiving. Somewhere along the line, the thrill bug bit William Kitchen, turning him into a prolific inventor. It all began 30 years ago in his living room, with a model for a thrillride prototype made out of broom handles and G.I. Joe parts. “At the time, my girlfriend looked at this ride …and told me I was absolutely crazy,” Kitchen recalls. “Nevertheless I built one and people lined up all day
Online casinos have reported increased popularity in slot games and with good reason. Slots are easy wins. They are also exciting. Furthermore, they are available at various levels, which helps to accommodate beginners and seasoned players alike. There are, however, hundreds of licensed casino websites powered by reputable gaming providers like NetEnt and Microgaming that offer slot games.
With the recent lock down of land-based casinos all over the world, the search for alternative revenue streams intensified. People and businesses as well mostly like to stick to what they know or what they think they know, so they search for these revenue sources in gaming alternatives such as
ICE North America Digital 2020 Kate Chambers, Managing Director, Clarion Gaming chats to Peter White