GameCo, Inc. CEO Blaine Graboyes to Participate on Panels at Three Esports and Entertainment Industry Conferences this Fall
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Naruscope’s Esports & Casino Resorts Conference in Las Vegas, Produced By: New York Conference, and at the World eSports Summit 2016 in China
LAS VEGAS – As a trusted leader in the esports, gaming and entertainment industries, Blaine Graboyes, CEO of GameCo, Inc. and creator of the world’s first video game gambling machine, continues to be called upon for his expertise to speak at national and international conferences and conventions on esports and skill-based gaming. Graboyes will be speaking at three conferences this fall including Naruscope’s Esports & Casino Resorts Conference, the Producers Guild of America’s Produced By: New York Conference, and the World eSports Summit 2016 in Xiamen, China.
Graboyes is scheduled to speak at Naruscope’s Esports & Casino Resorts Conference, taking place Oct. 25-26 at the SLS Las Vegas. Graboyes will be speaking on Oct. 25 at 4:15 p.m. on the panel titled “Bringing esports to the Casino Floor.” The conference will focus on practical strategies and tactics involving esports that gaming properties can immediately implement on casino floors. Throughout the conference, attendees will be able to play GameCo’s video game gambling machines (VGM™), the world’s first introduction to skill-based video game gambling.
On Oct. 29, Graboyes will be at the Producers Guild of America’s Produced By: New York Conference where the most influential decision-makers in the entertainment industry will gather to educate, illuminate, and share new technological and economic innovations. Graboyes is moderating the panel at 11:30 a.m. titled “The Storytelling Horizon: Digital Possibilities for Producers.” The panel will address the ongoing emergence of cutting-edge streaming platforms, which has been the 21st century’s biggest changemaker in content distribution, while digital buyers reveal what kind of content they are looking to license, buy, and co-produce, and how producers can work with them.
In Nov., Graboyes will be at the World eSports Summit 2016 on Nov. 18-19 in Xiamen, China, speaking on a panel discussion regarding the global esports industry on Nov. 18. The two-day event gathers more than 300 senior and top executives from the esports industry, including regulatory industries, game publishers, competition operators, and more. The summit will offer attendees an outlook on the global esports industry, along with new trends and advancements.
GameCo recently received approval from the Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) in New Jersey to debut its VGM at casinos in Atlantic City. The VGMs will soon be available to play at Caesars Entertainment properties in Atlantic City, which include Caesars, Harrah’s Resort, and Bally’s Wild Wild West. GameCo plans to be in a number of additional gaming jurisdictions within the next six months.
About GameCo, Inc.:
GameCo, Inc. (gco.gg) is a pioneering new company that is uniting video games with casino floor gaming. GameCo is the creator of the world’s first skill-based video game gambling machines (VGM™), arcade-style cabinets that balance player skill with patented game design, while maintaining the same return to players as traditional slot machines.
GameCo’s VGM won the Silver Medal in the Best Slot Product category of the 16th Annual Global Gaming Business Gaming & Technology Awards. Founded by video game, casino gaming, technology, and live event veterans, GameCo brings together executives from Scientific Games, IGT, and AGS along with award-winning producers for game publishers such as Blizzard Entertainment, WarGaming, Ubisoft, DreamWorks, and The World Series Of Video Games.
GameCo is privately held and headquartered in New York City, New York, with additional offices in Las Vegas, Nevada. For the latest GameCo news, visit gco.gg and follow the company on Twitter at twitter.com/GameCoInc.