Posts tagged with ‘ECA’

  • Industry members discuss the future at ICE ECA Summer Symposium

    By Anjali Sooknanan on July 18, 2022
    Leading international casino suppliers and operators came together at the first ICE London and European Casino Association Summer Symposium held at the iconic Les Ambassadeurs Club in Mayfair, London. The Symposium, whose theme was ‘Building a profitable and sustainable future for the casino industry’ comprised a series of C-Level discussions using the Open Space model. Run under the Chatham House […]
  • ECA crowns new European Dealer Champion

    By Anjali Sooknanan on May 20, 2022
    Following its two-year absence, the European Casino Association’s (ECA) European Dealer Championship was deemed a success. Hosted at the Salle Medecin, Casino de Monte-Carlo on May 18, the two-day competition saw 40 participants from 23 different European countries display excellence in the ‘art of dealing’. Throughout the two days, the ECA used the hashtag #EDChamp on social media posts to […]
  • The ECA European Dealer Championship returns in Monaco

    By Anjali Sooknanan on May 11, 2022
    The European Dealer Championship 2022 will return after a two-year absence to Casino de Monte-Carlo in Monaco. The event will take place over three days from May 16 to 18. EDC host, Société des Bains de Mer, will welcome 37 participants, 39 jury members and an expectant crowd of hundreds of spectators to witness the crowning of Europe’s finest dealers. […]
  • The ECA and Clarion Gaming launch Innovation Symposium

    By Anjali Sooknanan on April 26, 2022
    The European Casino Association and Clarion Gaming have confirmed a new Innovation Symposia, designed to bring casino operators and industry suppliers together in advance of ICE London 2023. The programme is scheduled to commence in the coming month with a series of digital round-tables staged across Europe. These will be followed by a larger in-person gathering in Brussels scheduled for […]
  • OKTO partners with the ECA

    By Anjali Sooknanan on April 19, 2022
    OKTO has confirmed a partnership with the European Casino Association. Under the terms of the agreement, OKTO will provide advice to the 900 casinos represented by the ECA on how to deliver the best digital payments experience to their customers. OKTO’s CCO, Simon Dorsen, said: “We are committed to working with like-minded, influential bodies such as the European Casino Association. […]
  • ECA announces board restructure

    By Anjali Sooknanan on April 19, 2022
    The retirement of Bettina Glatz-Kremsner as general director of Casinos Austria, has prompted a restructure of the Board of the European Casino Association. Ms. Glatz-Kremsner’s position in representing Austria at the ECA Board has been filled by Erwin van Lambaart, who transitioned from his role at Holland Casino to the CEO of Casinos Austria at the beginning of April 2022.
  • JOA Group receives ECA certification

    By Anjali Sooknanan on April 11, 2022
    JOA Group has becomes the first French operator to meet the ECA’s Responsible Gambling Framework criteria. This follows an independent audit conducted by Pieter Remmers, Chairman of the Board of G4 (Global Gambling Guidance Group). Certification of its 33 casino estate ensures that JOA is operating in adherence with the latest standards in Responsible Gambling upheld by the licensed land-based casinos […]
  • ECA survey reveals COVID-19 impact on casinos

    By Anjali Sooknanan on January 27, 2022
    The European Casino Association (ECA) has released details of its latest member survey which tracks the impact of Covid-19 measures recently introduced by European governments. Following the devastating consequences of the pandemic on the land-based casino industry in Europe over the last two years, ECA members continue to operate under strict governmental controls and mandates at the start of 2022. […]
  • European Casino Association, European Lotteries and World Tote Association join to fight illegal online gambling

    By Casino International on December 18, 2020
    The European Casino Association (ECA), the European Lotteries (EL) and the World Tote Association (WTA) joined their voices in the Alliance Against Illegal Gambling to support the upcoming Digital Services Act package of the European Commission, which will modernise the rules to tackle illegal online content through its notice-and-action mechanism. The Digital Services Act is an important step in the […]
  • ECA appoints new General Secretary

    By Casino International on April 10, 2020
    The ECA has named industry veteran Hermann Pamminger as its new Secretary General for the European Casino Association At the meeting of the Board of the European Casino Association (ECA) on 31st March 2020, the board members unanimously approved the appointment of Hermann as the Association’s Secretary General with immediate effect. “We are confident that Hermann’s many years of experience […]