The second edition of the SiGMA CIS & Balkans summit is just around the corner. Held for the very first time at Limassol’s newly inaugurated City of Dreams Mediterranean there’s plenty to see and do. Here’s a look at some of the highlight moments featured to help you make the most of your time as you navigate 3 days of unrivalled networking, exhibition, and conference.
City of Dreams Mediterranean
The recent launch of Europe’s first integrated resort, City Of Dreams Mediterranean, has put Limassol on the map as a world-class conference destination. From luxury amenities and top tier services to a brand new casino offering a diverse portfolio of games, the venue provides a stunning setting for the SiGMA event.
An expert-led conference agenda
A carefully curated agenda will see a plethora of high profile influencers, policy makers, academics, and thought leaders take on topics trending across both the online and land-based gaming sectors in the CIS & Balkans community. From ensuring compliance, and integrating AI into the future of regulation to the role played by Integrated Resorts in economic development, there’s plenty for delegates to sink their teeth into.
Nurturing bright ideas
Since the first SiGMA Startup Pitch, SiGMA has striven to support promising companies hoping to secure a foothold in the industry. The SiGMA Balkans & CIS Pitch is an invaluable opportunity for startups to connect to investors and mentors and widen their networking reach. Taking place on the conference stage on the 5th, the competitive pitch will see top start-ups make their pitch in front of an audience of delegates and judges.
Fun run through Molos
Start your day right and join the SiGMA Squad for a 5-kilometre leisurely run through one of Cyprus’ most scenic coastal roads. The route will take you through the Molos area, leading to the seafront and then looping back. Secure your spot by signing up today!
Omodos village and wine tour
Travel to the village of Omodos to visit the Gerolemos Winery on the 4th for a guided tour and tasting. Following the wine tour and tasting the drive and guide will take you to one of the most beautiful and picturesque squares in Omodhos, an idyllic village still preserved in its original state. You can explore the village square to enjoy the serenity of its surroundings, or stop for coffee before returning to your hotel in Limassol. This activity is open to premium and platinum ticket holders.
Pre- Registration and drinks reception
Beat the queues by picking up your delegate badge early. Pre registration opens from 10.00 am at Olea, City of Dreams Mediterranean. A drinks networking reception will also be held from 6.00 pm onwards – with badge printing open until 10.00 pm. Badges can also be collected on both days of the summit from the registration desk – find it on the floorplan.
Awards and auction
Held on the 4th, the gala awards evening, which is sponsored by Soft2Bet, not only offers unparalleled networking prospects but also serves as a platform to honour trailblazers in the gaming realm, celebrating their remarkable accomplishments in the field.
Attention will be directed towards captivating and innovative ventures that have revolutionised the gaming and emerging tech industry. The gala will also host a charitable auction, with proceeds earmarked to support a range of projects and initiatives championed by the SiGMA Foundation.
Centurion MMA Fight Night and dinner
Taking place at City of Dreams Mediterranean on the 6th of September, the dinner, which is open to Premium and Platinum ticket holders, will also host an unmissable round of MMA style fights featuring internationally acclaimed fighters. Standard ticket holders are welcome to join for the match portion of the evening.
The SiGMA-Soft2Bet official closing night party
Taking place on the 6th of September, from 10.00 pm to 2.00 am at Captain’s Cabin – a luxurious restaurant and bar situated on the edge of Limassol’s beautiful beach, the Lady’s Mile – the SiGMA-Soft2Bet official closing night party brings the summit to a triumphant close. End the event on a high note with a top DJ entertainment line up including a headline performance from Clinton Sparks.