Punta Cana will be the perfect place to explore great opportunities in the gaming and technology industry, build commercial networks, close business deals, update knowledge and enjoy its natural environment, within the framework of the third version of GAT Caribe, a meeting to be held on June 1 and 2, 2023 at The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club.
Gaming & Technology Expo provides companies and executives with an ideal space to learn directly about the developments and perspectives of the land-based and online markets, offering the huge and qualified gaming audience in the Dominican Republic and the wide jurisdiction of the Caribbean and Central America, innovation and technology in a “mini-market” that will bring together suppliers and distributors of prestigious brands in the region.
Academic conferences, lotteries and casinos
As part of the varied programming of this unique show in its format presented by Pragmatic Play as Premium Sponsor, the academic agenda on June 1st will focus on the lottery market, and the following day on the topic of casinos. The dialogue between locals, visitors and exhibitors will have as special guests representatives from the Federación Nacional de Bancas (Fenabanca), the Asociación Dominicana de Bancas Deportivas (Adobad), and the Asociación Dominicana de Casinos de Juegos (ADCJ).
During the conferences and the Lottery Workshop scheduled for Thursday, June 1, aspects related to the Prevention and Control of Money Laundering, betting on horse racing, sports and online poker will be addressed by a renowned French company. Likewise, GAT Caribe will be the occasion for the launching of a new lottery software, especially developed for the Dominican market.
On Friday, June 2, the training and updating topics will be focused on the casino vertical, covering the slots panorama, AI, biometrics in innovation, electronic roulettes and equipment for gaming rooms, the Certification Process for Casinos in the DR and why the Dominican Republic will become the “minimarket” for the industry.
Exhibition in stands
The land-based and online exhibition will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 2 at the Gran Yauya hall, recently enlarged and remodeled at GAT Caribe’s headquarters.
It is an exclusive commercial showcase with the latest technology products and equipment for casinos in which the commercial proposals of IGC, Alfastreet, Zuum, Evolution, Golden Race, Loteka, Juancito Sport, Todo Más and the impressive presentation of the new portfolio of Pragmatic Play, Premium Sponsor of GAT Caribe 2023, among other important companies. It is announced that Novomatic for the first time, through its representatives Manuel del Sol and Martha Holguín, have joined the event with a corporate booth to meet directly with its customers in the Caribbean and Central America.
Networking at GAT Caribe
In the mid-afternoon of Thursday, June 1 and until 8 p.m., a specialized Networking will be held on the beach of The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club, venue of GAT Caribe, to which representatives of Betcris, Bonap Games, Lukas Sports, Grupo STT, Living Sport, PMU, Online Gaming, Gretan, JazzGS, Zataca, Hard Rock and Kaviar Casinos, have confirmed their attendance. Registrations are open for those who wish to enjoy a complete show full of art, music, dance, fireworks and the best cocktails and Caribbean cuisine.
Another interesting networking component is the announcement of a Business Esports Tournament with operators from the region, which will be narrated by caster Nathalie Barreto, an expert in electronic sports, and the Happy Hour GAT Caribe as the closing event in charge of GAT Expo.
Tourism and entertainment
One of the novelties of GAT Caribe will undoubtedly be the launch of the complete tourism offer that the GAT organization will provide through “Turnkey” packages so that visitors to the Dominican Republic can “Live the 360° DR experience”, knowing and enjoying the best natural, historical, cultural and tourist locations that the country has to offer.
In addition, as a complement to all the activities of the show, there will be extensive journalistic coverage by the communicator Stephanie Bates through the cameras of GAT Magazine on the YouTube channel and social networks, will amplify the activities, interviews, exhibition, workshops and networking.
José Aníbal Aguirre, CEO of GAT Expo, said: “GAT Caribe will be a potential scenario for business development, networking and progress towards transparent gaming, as we foresee the participation of the industry with the representation of countries such as Mexico, Colombia, Curacao, Jamaica, Panama, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, among others. We inform those interested that tickets for the different activities are already available and can be purchased at the website http://www.gatexpo.net/ .”