European On line casino Affiliation state ICE London is pivotal to restoration
European On line casino Affiliation (ECA) Chairman, Per Jaldung believes ICE London 2022 (February 1-3, ExCeL Exhibition Centre, London) will probably be a pivotal occasion for the land-based on line casino sector because it addresses the challenges of working in a post-pandemic surroundings.
Looking forward to February, which is able to mark the fifteenth yr of co-operation between ICE and the ECA, Per Jaldung stated: “There’s little question that Covid-19 has had a devastating impact on ECA members. European land-based operators have seen revenues fall by over 50% within the final 12-months and that is the deepest trough the European land-based on line casino trade has ever skilled.
“These are the details, however as an trade we’re super-resilient and we’re making ready for after we can welcome company and return to enterprise safely and with optimism.
“ICE London 2022 would be the first main alternative that ECA members must meet as a gaggle, to share their experiences in addition to discover and debate the element of restoration methods. Innovation each by way of services and products will probably be central to the restoration and there’s no higher showcase for innovation wherever on this planet than ICE.”
He added: “The ECA’s relationship with ICE was formalised in 2008 the yr after the ECA was registered in Brussels. Even earlier than then On line casino Managers had been assembly at ICE since round 1995 and I prefer to suppose that the ECA and its members, using an estimated pre-pandemic complete of 70,000 workers, has made an vital contribution to the success of ICE.
“The ECA absolutely helps Clarion’s choice to carry the following version of ICE in February and we’re assured the trade and our members will as soon as once more collect in London. I hope ICE London 2022 will probably be a celebration of the trade, its resilience and its capability to bounce-back stronger than ever.
“In partnership with ICE, Managing Director, Stuart Hunter I sit up for asserting future collaborative initiatives within the lead-up to and at ICE London because the trade navigates the highway map of restoration.”
Picture: European On line casino Affiliation Chairman, Per Jaldung