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Belgium – The European Casino Association, the European Lotteries and the World Tote Association to fight illegal online gambling

The European Casino Association (ECA), the European Lotteries (EL) and the World Tote Association (WTA) joined their voices in the Alliance Against Illegal Gambling to support the upcoming Digital Services Act package of the European Commission, which will modernise the rules to tackle illegal online content through its notice-and-action mechanism. The Digital Services Act is…

Belgium – ECA awarded two Gender Diversity Scholarships to the Executive Development Program 2020

The European Casino Association (ECA) is pleased to announce that Kristina Kratz from Westspiel, Germany, and Jaana Ruokamo from Casino Helsinki, Finland, have been awarded the third Gender Diversity Scholarship to the prestigious Executive Development Program (EDP). The EDP, which is co-organised by UNR College of Business and Extended Studies and UNLV International Gaming Institute…

Pulling together: ECA assists members during Covid crisis

Supporting its members during the pandemic has been the greatest challenge the European Casino Association has ever faced. Chairman Per Jaldung and Secretary General, Hermann Pamminger, explain how the 900-strong European Casino Association has come together to address the challenges of the COVID-19 crisis. Back in March 2020, one European country after another went into…

Belgium – ECA appoints Hermann Pamminger as new Secretary General

The European Casinos Association has appointed industry veteran Hermann Pamminger as its new Secretary General of the European Casino Association. ECA Chairman Per Jaldung said: “We are confident that Hermann’s many years of experience in the international gambling industry will be an asset for the ECA, especially in these difficult times. Hermann is well known…

Belgium – European Casino Association completes its “Did You Know? Campaign”

The “Did You Know? Campaign”, launched in May 2019, has come to an end and has successfully met the set objectives, tackling key issues and promoting a positive image of the licensed land-based casino industry. Over the past months, the European Casino Association has been raising awareness on its social media channels on the positive…

Do you know gaming? ECA promotes industry awareness

Did you know that the total economic impact of ECA member casinos is estimated at over €22 billion per year, or that the licensed land-based casino industry plays an important role in preserving the rich cultural heritage of Europe? These are some of the key messages the European Casino Association has been raising awareness for…

Belgium – ECA embarks on ambitious three-year strategy and welcomes Cyprus as newest member

At the General Assembly of the European Casino Association (ECA) held at ICE London on 5th February, the association’s new strategy for the coming years was approved. Under the title “Supporting and promoting Europe’s casinos”, the ECA will advocate the values and principles of the nationally licensed land-based casino industry in Europe towards a sustainable…

Monaco – European Casino Association’s annual industry forum heads to Monaco

Monte-Carlo casino group Société des Bains de Mer is hosting the annual Casino Industry Forum at the Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo in Monaco. The long-running annual European Casino Association event brings together the CEOs and board members of Europe’s licensed land-based casino industry to the world-famous casino destination of Monaco. Besides the members of the ECA,…

UK – Cosmopol boss to head new board at European Casino Association

33 representatives representing 27 countries gathered in London for the first General Assembly of the European Casino Association (ECA) in 2018. It was held at ICE -Totally Gaming, the premier exhibition for the industry in Europe. The key issue at the General Assembly was the election of a new Board of Directors for the next…