Global Gaming Industry Events

    Global Gaming Women is proud to support numerous global gaming industry events by supporting conference panels, Lean In mentoring opportunities and more. Below are some of the events that we annually support: to view all upcoming events we are supporting, check out our Upcoming Events calendar

    ICE Totally Gaming  -  London, United Kingdom

    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.

    NIGA Women in Tribal Gaming  -  North America

    Every year, GGW participates at the NIGA conference in some way, whether it be with a full panel or an individual speaker. Next year's event will be held in April: watch for details!

    Southern Gaming Summit   -  Biloxi, Mississippi

    Thursday, May 3
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
    Global Gaming Women Keynote Luncheon

    More attention is being paid to the role of women in the gaming industry, as it has become clear that the opportunities for advancement haven’t always been available. Global Gaming Women was formed to provide a mentor service to up-and-coming young executives, spread information about advancement, and create circles of women who support each other. The keynote speaker will be a woman of stature in the industry who will discuss these issues and more. 

    AGE Australian Gaming Expo  -  Sydney, Australia

    Every year, GGW participates at the  Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) in some way, whether it be with a full panel or an individual speaker. Next year's event will be held in August: watch for details!

    NASPL 2017 Annual Conference  -  Portland, Oregon

    Every year, GGW participates at the NASPL Annual Conference in some way, whether it be with a full panel or an individual speaker.  Watch for details!

    G2E – Global Gaming Expo 2017  -  Las Vegas, Nevada

    October 2 - October 5
    Sands Expo & Convention Center, 1 Sands Avenue 
    Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is the international gaming trade show and conference “by the industry and for the industry.” G2E is the best place for anyone working in gaming to see the latest products, learn the trends, and network with the Who’s Who. It offers a 360-degree view of the industry from slots and table games to igaming and food, beverage, and hospitality. Each year, the GGW Charitable Education Fund offers scholarship support for a one-day pass to attend the Global Gaming Expo GGW Conference Track.


    GGW Educational Track
    October 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
    Every year GGW participates in G2E through Educational Programming. G2E 2017 will quickly approach. GGW is excited to announce we will have a full day of Educational Programming planned at G2E 2017 with many special guests. Stay tuned for our G2E 2017 Educational Track details! 


    Kick Up Your Heels & Presentation of the Patty Becker Pay It Forward Award 2017
    October 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    In 2010, Patricia Becker, former gaming regulator, industry leader, and International Gaming Institute (IGI) Executive Director, created, promoted, and organized Kick Up Your Heels as a fundraiser for the IGI at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. This event, held on the Wednesday evening of G2E in Las Vegas was an enormous success. In addition to raising funds, the invited women executives enjoyed the socialization and networking opportunity. 


    G2E GGW Breakfast 2017
    October 5 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
    Every year at G2E, GGW hosts a breakfast on the Thursday morning of that week. Please keep an eye out for the 2017 topic, panels and speakers. 

    Eastern European Gaming Summit 2017  -  Sofia, Bulgaria

    Every year, GGW participates at the Eastern European Gaming Summit in some way, whether it be with a full panel or an individual speaker. We look forward to having our European members in attendance at this year's event! Stay tuned for the full details of the GGW 2017 session at EEGS.