MEDIA ADVISORY -- Canadian Gaming Industry Gathers in Ottawa and Gatineau for 20th Annual Canadian Gaming Summit

OTTAWA, June 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) is pleased to welcome 1,000 gaming industry professionals from across Canada and around the world who are gathering today at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, and the Casino du Lac-Leamy in Gatineau, Quebec, for the 20th Annual Canadian Gaming Summit.

The 2016 Summit, taking place between June 13 and 15, 2016, showcases over 50 seminars, roundtables and discussions covering all facets of the gaming industry. The educational tracks at the Summit include sports betting, marketing and communications, iGaming, security and surveillance, lottery, horse racing, food and beverage, responsible gaming, gaming operations and technology, human resources, regulatory compliance, and business and finance. The Summit also features a distinct charitable gaming conference and a unique food and beverage program.

The 35,000 square foot exhibit floor features the latest in gaming equipment, products and services. Recipients of the 2016 Canadian Gaming Industry awards will join CGA President Bill Rutsey at 6:00pm on June 13 at the Casino du Lac-Leamy in Gatineau for the awards presentation and Chairman's reception.

All conference information and a detailed session schedule can be found at Media can register onsite at the Shaw Centre beginning June 13 at 11 am.

What: Canadian Gaming Summit – the largest annual gathering of Canadian gaming industry representatives
Where: Shaw Centre, Ottawa, ON
55 Colonel By Drive (June 13-15)
Casino du Lac-Leamy, Gatineau, QC
1 Boulevard du Casino (June 13 6:00-8:00pm)
When: June 13-15, 2016

Note: Exhibit floor opens on June 14th at noon.

About the Canadian Gaming Association
The fundamental goal of the Canadian Gaming Association is to create balance in the public dialogue about gaming in Canada. Our members are among the largest most established gaming operators, suppliers and gaming equipment manufacturers in Canada. Our mandate is to create a better understanding of the gaming industry through education and advocacy. Visit our website at and find more about the CGA.

CONTACT: For further information please contact: Paul Burns, Canadian Gaming Association, (416) 579-3922

Source:Canadian Gaming Association