G.G.D.E .: 24 hours to go – Italy Week

Only one day to Italy Week, the first appointment of Global Gaming Digital Expo, an online event dedicated to the sports, esports and gambling markets in Italy!

Past, present and future of the territory and the market will meet in a mix of interesting conferences, virtual exhibitions and wide-ranging news! Don’t miss this great opportunity to deepen your skills!

The event kicks off tomorrow, 6 October 2020 starting at 10.30 (Italian time)!

Why an event dedicated to Italy?

The crisis dictated by the Covid19 pandemic, has created many perplexities in companies and delegates belonging to the sports, esport and gambling sectors. There are many question marks that we will try to analyze and solve with Global Gaming Digital Expo.

Starts from 6 to 8 October 2020 with Italy Week with the first official appointment, dedicated to one of the oldest gaming markets in the world – the Italian one, which between new laws and pandemic, has suffered a sensational backlash, arousing global attention.

Do not miss the opportunity to deepen your knowledge of the Italian territory; follow our webinars (in Italian with summary texts in English and Spanish), managed by some of the most important protagonists of the various sectors involved.

An interesting three-day panel program! – DAY 1

In the various conferences, Italy Week, will mainly analyze the betting and casino markets, evaluating them from an online point of view and recounting the passage that has started from retail.

On the first day of in-depth analysis, we will talk about the history of gaming on the territory and physical casinos in the panel with Fabio Felici (Director of Agimeg) and Marco Jelen (well-known iGaming expert)conference available starting at 11.00 (Italian time).

What laws and government measures currently regulate the territory? We will talk about it with Valeriè Peano (an expert lawyer) who will analyze the criteria and requirements to be met in order to operate in Italy and obtain licenses.

We will discuss with  Domenico Distante (President – S.A.P.A.R .), About the protection of legal gambling workers and we will talk about taxes and companies.And again we will address the problems associated with gambling exaggeration, therefore ludopathy with Ivan Ferrero (psychologist and expert of new media) and Maurizio Savino (Mindspa CEO)

There will be some panels on eSports, a new trend in betting and business, which with Covid19 have seen a strong increase, an important sign that the alternative market is not just casinos.

We will try to get to know this new world better with the help of Francesco Lombardo (editor and esport expert), Simone AKira trimarchi (first Caster and export journalist) and Roberto Forzano (Pro2Be Esports)

Visit the digital expo!

Starting tomorrow, it will be possible to view the area dedicated to the digital expo in full, available at the following link:

Don’t miss the show with all the latest news – products and services – available for your business! There will be global exhibitors operating in Italy and in the world with their innovative and highly performing hardware and software solutions.

Virtual games, slot games and casino graphics will be on display!

Don’t miss the networking opportunities on the platform and on our official social networks will be interesting:


This is just what awaits us tomorrow, the first day of the event! Stay tuned for all the next #italyweekggde updates!


iGaming expert - with over 10 years of experience in the retail market in Italy and knowledge of global online gaming. In the past he has worked with the largest national gambling companies and he managed some land-based shops on their behalf. Entrepreneur, investor and enthusiast of difficult challenges, in 2015 he founded The Betting Coach Group, an international news and social marketing agency geared towards sports, esports and gambling companies. He is currently the C.E.O of The Betting Coach and is a consultant for Mr. Dragone collaborates with providers (game developers) and event organizers with the aim of helping them develop networks and business across continents. Passionate about journalism, he is the creator and promoter of iGaming Cafè, the first talk show in Italy, dedicated to companies and delegates from the gaming world.