|The Shift to Digital Gaming to be Major Topic at Summer Meeting of National Legislators from Gaming States, July 11-13 in Chicago
CHICAGO: Does the rapid shift to digital gaming across the country – including online channels for casino, sports betting, and lottery – represent a sea change for the gaming industry … or it could simply a spike that will trend down once the pandemic has subsided? State government officials will weigh these important questions at the Summer Meeting of the National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS), July 11-13 at the InterContinental Magnificent Mile.
The NCLGS Committee on Emerging Forms of Gaming, chaired by Indiana Senator Jon Ford, will examine changing player preferences, the role of the pandemic in shaping the gaming industry, and the extent to which digital and retail gaming channels can coexist.
The following officials will present to the committee:
The intensive, three-day NCLGS Summer meeting agenda includes:
This year NCLGS welcomes two organizations that are co-locating their meetings with the Summer Meeting: the GLI University Mid-Year Gaming Regulators Seminar 2021, which takes place July 11, and the Association of Racing Commission International (ARCI) Model Rules and Board Meetings, July 12 -13, To view the agenda, register, and book rooms at the host hotel at special attendee rates by the June 30 deadline, click here
The NCLGS Summer Meeting has been approved for 8.5 credits by the Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education, underscoring its prominence as a vital gaming forum. Due to the popular demand of this event,
interested attendees should register early to guarantee attendance. Registration is open to the public and available here.
Both NCLGS and the host InterContinental will fully adhere to CDC, state and local guidelines that govern public events.
NCLGS meetings are organized and produced by Spectrum Gaming Group, which serves as NCLGS Executive Director.