Tag: Euromat

Jason Frost’s My TouchTunes

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Continuing the eclectic, genre spanning of Nigel French’s list, this week Jason Frost, President of EUROMAT, brings his slice of harmonic history to the fore. For Jason, his musical loves aren’t based on which category or era they’re from, the most important thing is...

Why FUN is the common currency in EUROMAT’s campaign for Redemption

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From President of Bacta to President of EUROMAT, Jason Frost continues to mark out his credentials as both a listener and a leader. Following on from the battle over B2s his focus is now firmly on protecting and growing the redemption market across the Continent of Europe...

Frost warns of online industry threat to gaming’s reputation

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Social responsibility has forced its way to the top of the industry agenda and, says Euromat president Jason Frost..

Irish sign up for Europe

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The Irish Amusement Trades Association (IATA) has returned to the Euromat fold. The Irish trade body has rejoined the European association as part of its efforts to ramp up a national campaign for new gambling laws in Ireland. John Roche, general secretary of IATA, said: “It is essential for us that we have an ability to connect with and learn...

Merkur Gaming joins EUROMAT

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Merkur Gaming has joined the European Gaming and Amusement Federation (EUROMAT). The international sales and development brand of adp Gauselmann GmbH hopes the cooperation with the Federation will lead to a productive dialogue with the European Union and other pan-European bodies to discuss gaming-related policy issues. “The gaming and amusement industry in Europe is a highly regulated and highly taxed...

EUROMAT endorses Romanian social responsibility pledge

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EUROMAT’s Executive Committee travelled to Bucharest to witness the signing of a new social responsibility pledge co-signed by representatives of each gaming channel in the country. The Presidents of ROMSLOT, Responsible Gaming  Association, The Romanian Association of Gaming Organizers and Producers, the Romanian Lottery, Romanian Bookmakers - Employers' Organization of Romanian Betting Operators, Romanian Gambling Organizers' Association – ROMBET, Association...

Stott: We must be prepared for that ‘Uber’ moment

Speaking to Coinslot following his participation on a Euromat panel on alternative payments, Reflex Gaming managing director Quentin Stott outlines why the industry must be ready for finance’s ‘Uber’ moment. Britain’s gaming and amusements industry must be prepared for when the “Uber” moment of finance is reached, according to Quentin Stott, managing director of Reflex Gaming. Speaking after sitting on the...

It’s always sunny in Park Avenue: A day of product, people, and post-Triennial Review conversation

Despite the industry being spread thin between Euromat and an expo in China, ParkAvenue Open Day lived up to its name as the industry’s premier summer event, with manufacturers and operators piling into Electrocoin and UDC’s offices for a day of product, networking, and the Stergides’ famous Greek hospitality. Another sunny, successful and busy ParkAvenue took place on 6 June,...

GREF: A look at the present and the future

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Marja Appelman, CEO of the Netherlands Gaming Authority and new chair of the Gaming Regulators European Forum gave the opening speech about the past, present and future of GREF at the Euromat Summit. The Present Now, GREF has grown from 6 to 29 European member countries, including many from central and eastern Europe. GREF has become one of the major regional...

Euromat Summit takes social responsibility by the horns in Monte Carlo

Taking place in Monte Carlo on 5-6 June, this year’s Euromat Summit included a fresh focus - and a whole new day of speakers - on the subject of social responsibility, with president Jason Frost making the point that while “products differ in different countries across the continent, the one thing we do share is social responsibility”. Frost, a Brit...

John White to represent Bacta at Euromat 2018 Summit

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For the Euromat 2018 Summit, taking place 4 -6 June, will be a very busy time. Formed in 1974, Bacta is the leading UK trade association, representing the interests of more than 500 companies in the gaming arena. The Association plays a very active role in Euromat, having joined some 18 years ago. Bacta chief executive John White is to...

Eduardo Antoja to join Euromat summit panel on self–exclusion

With the new style Euromat Summit scheduled for 4 - 6 June 2018, senior figures from the world of gaming and amusements are preparing for their roles as speakers and panelists at the event. Former Euromat president Eduardo Antoja is one participant who will certainly be familiar with the Summit; Antoja instigated the event on commencing his first term in...

Matthew Zarb-Cousin to represent Campaign For Fairer Gambling At Euromat

Campaign for Fairer Gambling spokesperson, Matt Zarb-Cousin, has confirmed that he will be attending the Euromat Summit and joining the panel for the session: Inside Problem Gambling. The Summit is scheduled for 4 - 6 June at the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel

Euromat president Jason Frost confirms Reflex MD Quentin Stott to speak at summit

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Euromat president Jason Frost has confirmed that Quentin Stott, founder and managing director of Reflex Gaming, will be joining the 2018 event in Monaco. Stott has agreed to be a panellist on the session entitled Alternative Payment Options: Now Or Never? “Quentin has an amazing knowledge of machine manufacture, and of producing games for the European markets and beyond,” said Frost. Stott’s...

Frost promises warm welcome at ‘Inclusive’ EUROMAT Summit

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With the annual EUROMAT Summit scheduled for 4-6 June, association president Jason Frost is promising a very different event from previous years.   Traditionally the Summit has been a pan-European gathering of the associations representing land-based gaming and amusements, along with regulators and policy makers. Frost explained: “Previous summits have proved extremely productive but there is no doubt that the event has...

Euromat announces ‘increasingly inclusive’ programme for Monte Carlo Summit

The Euromat 2018 Summit will include conferences on payments, the marketplace of tomorrow, social responsibility, and France’s “road to redemption”.   Taking place on 4-6 June at the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel Resorte, the Summit’s new programme reflects an increasingly inclusive and forward-looking approach, while ensuring a packed two days for attendees, plus an evening networking reception. “The 2018 summit programme is...

Euromat looks to add conference locations

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As Britain begins negotiations regarding its departure from the European Union, Euromat’s new president Jason Frost is looking to bring the continent’s trade body closer together.   While national politics is expected to progress slowly following Theresa May’s muted election victory, Euromat president Jason Frost has been planning to make some positive changes to the trade body’s meeting calendar. Indeed, as well...

Frost – The Brit that’s driving the case for Europe

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Britain will have a strong voice in the European negotiations in Brussels. As Samuel Spencer explains, why shouldn't they? The European case will be presented by Jason Frost who will lead the Euromat charge for the industry.   There's an irony in European politics that won't go unnoticed in Brussels over the coming weeks. Whilst Britain's new PM will be negotiating an...

Frost appointed President of EUROMAT for two-year term

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Jason Frost has promised action on electronic payment as he is confirmed as President of EUROMAT.   The Annual General Meeting of the European Gaming and Amusement Federation confirmed Jason Frost as its next President serving a two-year term. He will be supported by Uwe Christiansen who was elected as Vice President and Mirjana Acimovic of JAKTA in Serbia, who was re-elected...

Euromat and Deutsche Automatenwirtschaft team up for summit

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Euromat and DAW join forces to bring 500 professionals from the land-based gaming sector together in Berlin on June 1st. Euromat, the European Gaming and Amusement Federation has confirmed it will partner with its German member and sister association DAW, Deutsche Automatenwirtschaft, for Gaming Summit 2017 in June. The companies claim the unique edition of the summit, which will see 500...