Posts tagged with ‘European casino association’

  • ECA selects winning line-up for ‘challenging times ahead’

    By Casino International on June 30, 2021
    European Casino Association elects new Board Members and appoints Bettina Glatz-Kremsner as joint Vice-Chair Following one of the most difficult periods ever faced by the land-based casino industry in Europe, the challenge of stabilising and rebuilding the business falls upon all members of the European Casino Association (ECA). Never has the unified voice of the association been more important and […]
  • European Casino Association state ICE London is pivotal to recovery

    By Casino International on May 11, 2021
    European Casino Association Chairman Per Jaldung believes ICE London 2022 (February 1-3, ExCeL Exhibition Centre, London) will be a pivotal event for the land-based casino sector as it addresses the challenges of operating in a post-pandemic environment. Looking ahead to February, which will mark the 15th year of co-operation between ICE and the ECA, Per Jaldung said: “There’s no doubt […]
  • ECA: European land-based casino sector hardest-hit

    By Casino International on April 26, 2021
    Covid-19 has had a devastating effect on the European gambling industry, with the land-based casino sector taking the brunt of the impact. European casinos were closed for an average of 136 days in 2020, and the vast majority of operators have been unable to welcome guests in 2021.  The latest ECA members’ poll reveals that 70% of casinos in Europe […]
  • The European Casino Association postpones key industry events

    By Casino International on April 19, 2021
    In light of the continued uncertainty regarding international travel and the viability of in-person events due to the ongoing pandemic, the Board of the European Casino Association has announced the cancellation of this year’s European Dealer Championship (Monte-Carlo, October 4-8) and ECA Industry Forum (Vienna, November 31-December 3), with both events postponed until 2022. While no fixed dates can be […]
  • 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 awarded two Gender Diversity Scholarships to the Executive Development Program 2020

    By Casino International on November 2, 2020
    The European Casino Association (ECA) has announced that Kristina Kratz from Westspiel, Germany, and Jaana Ruokamo from Casino Helsinki, Finland, have been awarded the third Gender Diversity Scholarship to the prestigious Executive Development Program (EDP). The EDP, which is co-organised by UNR College of Business and Extended Studies and UNLV International Gaming Institute (IGI), has established itself over the years […]
  • 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 […]
  • European croupier elite fight it out in London

    By Casino International on May 8, 2017
    The 11th edition of the European Dealer Championship (EDC) will come to London for the first time this May in a hotly anticipated contest taking place at The Hippodrome Casino, Leicester Square. Organised by the European Casino Association in conjunction with the National Casino Forum, the 2017 championships will take place from 8th – 10th May in the heart of […]