Welcome to GRWA

Gaming, Racing & Wagering Australia is the region’s leading conference for Australia’s gaming, sports betting, lottery and racing executives. Over 150 senior gaming / wagering executives nationwide will gather at the Swissotel in Sydney on 11-13 August, 2014 to learn about new gaming regulations, strategies to increase growth & profitability, and other new developments in the industry.

2014 speakers included:

Chris Downy, 
Australian Wagering Council
John Lee,
Casino and Resorts Australasia
Chris Eaton,
Director of Sport Integrity,
Doug Freeman, 
Executive General Manager, Commercial Manager, 
Luke Rattigan, 
Chief Operating Officer,
Sports Bet
Michael Sarquis, 
Executive Director,
Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation
Micheil Brodie, 
Chief Executive,
Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority
James Burnett 
General Manager of Marketing and Communications,

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What’s new in 2014?

    • More networking opportunities: with the inclusion of the “Official GRWA Speed Networking” session, evening “Networking Drinks” and more.
    • Exclusive Half-Day Workshops: Featuring an all new interactive master class, covering “Mobile & Tablet Sports Betting”, and also “Best Practise Casino Marketing”, both led by experts in their respective fields.
    • Interactive Afternoon Roundtables Sessions: Delegates have more choice than ever, roundtables is an all new presentation and Q&A format where audience members are as involved in the session as the speaker.

To view the full programme, DOWNLOAD THE BROCHURE. 



Top 5 reasons to attend:

  1. Rub shoulders with over 150 of Australia’s leading land-based gaming operators, wagering operators, racing and sporting body professionals
  2. Hit two birds with the one stone: Attend the GRWA conference, and then visit the Australasian Gaming Expo in the same week! Registrants for GRWA are given complimentary passes to the AGE.
  3. Hear firsthand and meet with state and federal regulators shaping the regulatory future of Australia’s gaming industry
  4. Tremendous opportunities understand leading business models in the world with an expert speaker line up representing operators around the world
  5. Learn about the latest innovative technologies and strategies from the industry’s leading vendors and experts

Topics discussed at GRWA2014:

    • Developments in Sydney’s Barangaroo project, implications of QLD’s new casino licenses, how casinos and clubs are securing new streams of profitability, and how to successfully attract and engage the “tourist of the future” with integrated resorts.
    • Current and future landscape of wagering in Australia – how companies are creating sleek, innovating product offerings through mobile, dealing with and understanding product fees in racing, marketing under new advertising regulations, and how today “spoilt for choice” punter is changing the way they view wagering and betting.
    • Mobile marketing, mobile application design, and mobile integration. Casino marketing, customer segmentation, attraction and retention.

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Eclectic informed speakers, lots of talent on display
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