Casual Connect USA 2018 Casino Track Set to Include 20+ SessionsPublished December 12, 2017 by Ivan P
Casual Connect USA 2018 will gather a number of gaming industry experts, discussing industry trends, game design, cryptocurrencies, and more relevant issues.
Casual Connect USA 2018 will be a big one for the gambling industry as whole. The event is scheduled to include a casino track spanning over three days, with more than 20 different sessions and 40+ expert speakers from various relevant fields. In total, Casual Connect 2018, taking place in January, will gather over 200 speakers and there will be more than 2,000 various professionals in attendance, most of whom are a part of the content-creation niche.
Industry Trends & Game Design Issues
One of the big topics that will be covered by the casino track will cover various aspects of industry trends and current issues. A number of experts will look into existing problems from different angles and offer their ideas on how to move forward and continue the growth. This includes the likes of Eiler's & Krejcik Gaming's Adam Krejcik who will offer an overview of the existing situation and several experts who will look into current trends and try to discern which ones are here to stay and which are likely to be gone in a few years' time.
Concrete issues connected to the development of new games and gaming platforms will be discussed at large as well. Speakers will touch upon a number of interesting and relevant topics, such as exporting existing games to the popular HTML5 format, improving fun and retention aspects using audio, and more.
One panel that's bound to attract a lot of attention will deal with social casinos and it will try to find common points between the social and real money gambling. Expert speakers from companies such as iGaming Capital and Big Fish Games will offer their perspective and explain their vision for the next generation casino games, creating a blend of casual and real-money games.
Breaking Down Cryptocurrencies
Bitcoins and cryptocurrencies in general have become an important part of online gambling, with more operators starting to offer these as a convenient banking method for their customers. Casual Connect USA 2018 will also touch upon this aspect of the industry, approaching the matter from an interesting angle.
Namely, Joe Roets and Eileen Quenin of Dragonchain will discuss the blurred line that's come to exist between gambling and investing due to the emergence of cryptocurrencies and market fluctuations. Experts from AML BitCoin and Block Bits will also offer in-depth explanation and analysis of cryptocurrency.
Casual Connect USA 2018 offers more
Next year's Casual Connect USA will cover these and many other topics relevant to the gaming industry such as branding and licensing. Given all this, as well as the fact the event will offer some excellent networking opportunities through special networking parties and one-on-one meetings, it is safe to say Casual Connect USA 2018 is the perfect event to kick-start your business year just right. Get all the details at the event’s website.