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Bingo industry boost at ICE 2015

The bingo sector is set to take a significantly higher profile within gaming’s most influential b2b exhibition following a strategic partnership agreed between ICE, the Bingo Association and Bingo Life. The partnership will see bingo’s representative body in the UK and Bingo Life, the sector’s dedicated print and digital media channel, taking a joint stand presence on the show floor, …

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Registration opens for London Baby! 2015

Registration has opened for next year’s spectacular London Baby! networking event, which will be held at London’s glamorous Cafe de Paris on Tuesday 3 February. Now in its fifth year, London Baby is once again organised by Sports Betting Community and Igaming Business and will provide one of the key networking opportunities around next year’s ICE Totally Gaming show. By …

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Ladbrokes employee takes Betting Shop Manager Award

Adam Hurley of Ladbrokes has scooped the 2014 Betting Shop Manager of the Year award. The manager of the Winchecombe Street branch in Cheltenham beat a strong final eight, also including Ladbrokes’’ Kirsteen Sutherland who was the regional winner for Scotland. Hurley, who has been with the company since the age of 18, commented: “I’m so honoured to have won …

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Sports Betting Community launches job board

Today sees the official launch of the SBC Job Board – a new resource that aims to help people find their dream job in the sports betting industry. Available to view at http://jobs.sbcnews.co.uk/, the SBC job board details all the latest vacancies in the sector. Job seekers can search for new opportunities via job category or keyword search, and advertising …

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Racing Post backs ICE 2015 as the industry favourite

Racing Post, one of the best known brands in betting, is once again putting its full weight behind February’s ICE show in London with betting industry writer Jim Cremin describing it as the business equivalent of ‘the Grand National, the Melbourne Cup and the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe all rolled into one’. Cremin, a long time supporter of the event, said: “ICE is …

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GamCrowd & Clarion Gaming announce ICE Totally Gaming 2015 content partnership

GamCrowd.com and Clarion Events have agreed a content partnership designed to take visitors on a journey of learning and discovery at ICE Totally Gaming 2015. A series of events will run during the show, which will be held from February 3-5, 2015 at ExCeL London, and have been curated to help maximise the experience. Programmed by GamCrowd, these events have been particularly designed to benefit entrepreneurs …

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Get ready for London Baby! 2015

Preparations are starting for the sports betting industry’s most popular networking night around the world’s most popular gaming show – London Baby! Once again London Baby! is being held on the first night of the ICE Totally Gaming Show in London (3 February) in a central London location and plans to be bigger, better and more popular than ever before. …

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Official MGS iGaming Networking Party: Meet the Sponsors

Next week sees Sports Betting Community Asia and Asia Gaming Brief host the Official MGS iGaming Networking Party at SPLASH at the Four Seasons Macao. The networking evening, which is being held on 18 November, is promising to be one of the most entertaining evenings on the calendar, with plenty of business to be conducted in a relaxed, social atmosphere. …

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ICE 2015 invites the world of gaming to 20th birthday celebrations

Visitors from throughout the world will be part of the biggest birthday party in gaming history when they attend next year’s ICE exhibition in London. The 2015 edition, which is expected to attract an attendance at least matching the 23,506 who travelled to London in February 2014, will be the 20th anniversary of ICE becoming a stand-alone exhibition. Kate Chambers, …

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ICE confirmed as the ‘go to’ event for gaming’s influencers and policy makers

ICE organisers have announced that many of gaming’s most influential trade associations and representative bodies have confirmed their attendance at next year’s exhibition which takes place at the ExCeL Centre, London (3rd-5th February). The 26 strong list of organisations heading for London in February comprises; AGEM, American Gaming Association, Association of British Bookmakers, Bingo Association, eCogra, European Association for the …

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