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GGW: Coordinated Conference Session during ICE Totally Gaming
Wednesday, February 07, 2018, 2:00 PM GMT
Category: Events

This year’s Global Gaming Women ICE session will take place on Wednesday 7 February 2018 at 2pm in South Gallery Rooms 13 & 14. The event is being organised by Bahar Alaeddini, who sits on GGW’s Events Committee and Great Women of Gaming Committee, and is leading GGW’s initiative across Europe, and run in partnership with Clarion and its Diversity & Inclusion in Gaming seminar.

Sarah Harrison, CEO of the British Gambling Commission, will deliver GGW’s keynote speech on the benefits of diversity, driving the change from the top and the importance from the Commission’s perspective. The keynote will be followed by a leadership panel with senior executives from the land-based and online gambling industry across Europe. The panel will discuss the state of the industry, lack of women at senior management level, the benefits of gender diversity, commercial drivers, the impact on corporate governance, changing recruitment approaches, new initiatives and joining forces. 

The panelists will include:

  • Tracy Damestani, CEO of the National Casino Forum and Vice-Chair of the European Casino Association;
  • Per Eriksson, CEO of NetEnt;
  • Helen Walton, CMO and Co-Founder of Gamevy;
  • Sarah Sculpher, CMO of Caesars EMEA; and
  • Sarah Harrison, CEO of the British Gambling Commission

The schedule is as follows:

14:00 – Welcome by Global Gaming Women

14:15 – Keynote address

14:45 – Leadership panel: Driving the change from the top

15:45 – Networking drinks sponsored by Reflex Gaming Limited

The event is free to attend.

Everyone is welcome, this issue is important for everyone, regardless of gender and those new to GGW.