Amsterdam

Amsterdam
11th - 14th July 2017
Amsterdam RAI
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Overview AAC

The Amsterdam Affiliate Conference 2017 will take place during the iGaming Super Show. We are expecting 4,500 delegates, which includes over 100 speakers and over 150 sponsors and exhibitors. With four days of conference, exhibition and networking events with the elite in iGaming, in a city that is like no other the Amsterdam Affiliate Conference was one you certainly wouldn't have wanted to miss.

Take advantage

  • Strategic conference programme: Our Amsterdam 2-day conference is the biggest of the year with 4 conference rooms, 100 speakers and 40 sessions. The sessions will focus on SEO, marketing, acquisition, regulation and compliance, sports betting, finance and much more.
  • Networking: Our events are known for networking from the moment you arrive to the moment you leave. Come prepared to meet hundreds of old and new contacts throughout the multitude of networking events ranging from cocktail parties to speed networking.
  • Seven shows in one: AAC is part of the iGaming Super Show which means you will also benefit from access to seven other events co-located within the show including dedicated sports betting, legal and payments events.
  • Start doing business now: Why not start networking now using the free networking tool. Search and filter the exhibitors and delegates now and start doing deals.
  • Free admission for EVERYONE!

Register

Registration for the Amsterdam Affiliate Conference, which is taking place on the 11th - 14th July 2017 at the RAI, is now open!

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  • Day 1
    Novotel Amsterdam City Hotel, Europaboulevard 10, 1083 AD Amsterdam, Netherlands

    For the first time the Global Lottery Messenger Forum conference will be co-located within iGaming Super Show and is the only global event for the lottery messenger and betting on lotteries industries. Please ensure you have registered for this specific event. If you have any further queries, please contact Info@iGamingBusiness.com.

    The schedule can be viewed here.

     

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  • Day 1
    Amsterdam RAI, Hall 8 Europaplein, NL 1078 GZ, Amsterdam

    Exhibitor pre-registration

    Exhibitors will only be able to pre-register at the RAI, so why not pick up your registration pack in advance and miss the queues! Once you've collected your passes, you will also be able to enter the exhibition hall should you wish in advance of the opening.

    Pre-registration for delegates

    Delegates will be able to register one day before the exhibition opens, enabling you to walk straight into the exhibition the next day - no hassle, no queues and already armed with your badge, wristband and delegate guide. Pre-registration will be held between 1pm - 7pm. To avoid delays, please remember to bring your barcoded eticket with you.

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  • Day 1
    Strandzuid, Europaplein 22, 1078 GZ Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Collected your wristband and name badge? Ready to get networking? Then join us for some informal drinks at the famous Standzuid located just in front of Hall 8 sponsored by WPN Affiliates. This spring Strandzuid reopens its doors after a major refurnbishment. Now featuring a large complex within the wooden pavilions, where you can enjoy a craft beer on the terrace and dinner in the restaurant.

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  • Day 1
    To be confirmed

    For the first time the Global Lottery Messenger Forum will be co-located within iGaming Super Show. The evening dinner will allow you to network with your lottery messenger and betting industry peers.To attend this, please ensure you have registered for this specific event.

    If you have any further queries, please contact Info@iGamingBusiness.com.   

     

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  • Day 1
    Club Air, Air Amstelstraat 16, 1017 Da Amsterdam, Netherlands

     Join us at the first official networking party of AAC 2017 sponsored by UPayCard and party up with all those new faces and old friends that you've met during the day. 

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  • Day 2
    Amsterdam RAI

    Registration for the Amsterdam Affiliate Conference and the Financial Partners Expo is now open. Please help yourself to complimentary tea and coffee on arrival. 

    Please note that the exhibition closes at 18:00.

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  • Day 2

    Martin Calvert, Marketing Director at the award-winning gaming-focused digital agency Blueclaw  opens the day with a rich overview of global trends in gaming SEO.

    Drawing on Blueclaw's exclusive data, industry analysis and more than ten years of Blueclaw's monitoring of gaming SEO, Martin's will share practical and engaging insight into how the changing world of search is impacting operators and affiliates as well as challengers and major brands.

    If you're entering the sector for the first time, what SEO developments help you to challenge the industry giants? If you're one of those industry leaders, how do you maintain your position at the top of search results - and in the minds of players?

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    Martin Calvert

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  • Day 2

    This session aims to demonstrate and explain the importance of App Store Optimisation and how operators can attract and convert organic search traffic from the app store.   We will also look to uncover some of the best practices app developers can employ in selecting keywords and which creative tactics should be used to convert traffic most efficiently.

    Speaker:

    Matthew Balch

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    Speaker:

    Nick Duddy

    Nick Duddy is the founder of Miratrix which focus's on organic and in-organic app growth. Nick...

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    Paul Soithongsuk

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    Gadi Shoshani

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  • Day 2
    Affiliate & FPE bar

    Join other delegates for the morning networking break. Help yourself to tea and coffee before heading into the next conference session or onto the show floor

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  • Day 2

    No matter if you’re doing SEO for a huge brand or a small website, you need to be aware of the SEO mistakes you need to avoid.
    If you want to improve your website’s rankings and avoid a Google penalty, there are some mistakes that you should never do.

    In this session, Christoph C. Cemper will cover:
    • link building mistakes
    • link audit mistakes
    • link prospecting mistakes
    • website migration mistakes

    Speaker:

    Christoph C. Cemper

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  • Day 2
    Lunch area

    Join delegates for our networking lunch. 

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  • Day 2

    SEO Strategies in the Real-Time Penguin Era After April 2012, Google Penguin changed the way we do SEO and link building. Even more changes came with the last update which made Penguin 4.0 part of Google’s Core Algorithm. The SEO stars will be ready to answer your trickiest and advanced questions! This session will give you unique insights on: • how SEO strategies change with the Real-Time Google Penguin; • why links are important and why link risk management is vital for online businesses; • how to find and build great links that will help boost your rankings; • We look back on what we have learned about Penguin, what the Penguin 4 update means for your website and protecting yourself from upcoming changes. Takeaway advanced tips to take your SEO strategy to the next level.

    Speaker:

    Bastian Grimm

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    Christoph C. Cemper

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  • Day 2

    Google is changing faster than ever; especially the most recent announcement to entirely switch to a mobile first SEO approach is going have massive impact on how to build long-lasting on-page SEO strategies. Bastian is going to provide you with actionable tips and in-depth insights on changes and improvements necessary to dominate SEO in 2017 and beyond

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    Bastian Grimm

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  • Day 2
    Affiliate & FPE bar

    Get networking at the official bars, which will be open from 15:00 - 18:00 and will be serving beer, wine and softdrinks.

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  • Day 2
    Affiliate & FPE bar

    Join other delegates for the afternoon networking break. Help yourself to tea and coffee before heading into the next conference session or onto the show floor

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    Affiliate business tools
    Industry insights
    Afternoon networking breaks
  • Day 2

    TBC.

    Paul Reilly

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    Paul Reilly

    Paul Reilly is the founder of Media Skunk Works, a Karma Neutral Innovation Laboratory based at...

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  • Day 2
    Strandzuid, The Jetty, Europaplein 22, 1078 GZ Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Join us at The Jetty at the Strandzuid for this year's bingo networking drinks, a dedicated networking event specific to the bingo sector. The venue is next to the RAI so pop downstairs for some drinks after day one of the show. The venue is located on the canal and even has it's very own sandy beach! The bingo drinks this year are being sponsored by WhichBingo.

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  • Day 2
    To be confirmed

    Day one of the conference is over, but the party carries on. Make sure you come and join us for another night of networking at our second party of the event and meeting fellow delegates throughout the evening! 

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  • Day 3
    Amsterdam RAI

    Registration for the Amsterdam Affiliate Conference and the Financial Partners Expo is now open. Please help yourself to complimentary tea and coffee on arrival. 

    Please note that the exhibition closes at 18:00. 

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  • Day 3
    Conference Room 2

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    Conference Room 2

    This year iGB Affiliate undertook a large scale reseach project looking at the state-of-play for both operators and affiliates in the igaming industry. This session will share the data and reveal key insights that the project uncovered.

    Speaker:

    Jake Pollard

    Jake Pollard joined iGaming Business as Head of online content and intelligence in March 2013...

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    Conference Room 2

    In viral marketing, the K-factor can be used to describe the growth rate of websites, apps, or a customer base. This session looks as the concept, how to predict its effect across social and websites, why you should focus on the K-factor and how to trigger it.

    Speaker:

    Nick Duddy

    Nick Duddy is the founder of Miratrix which focus's on organic and in-organic app growth. Nick...

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  • Day 3
    Conference Room 2

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    Lunch area

    Join delegates for our networking lunch, sponsored by Buffalo Partners.

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  • Day 3
    Conference Room 2

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    Conference Room 2

    Our expect speakers will cover in detail what the benefits of bitcoin are to you and your business. What should you take into consideration if you want to accept crytocurrencies? And what are the potential risks? This session will allow you to make informed business decisions, not leave you with even more questions.

    Speaker:

    Eric Benz

    Eric Benz is Digital Currency Evangelist for GoCoin. He has been involved in the payments ...

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    Speaker:

    Oron Barbar

    Oron has been in the online marketing and igaming businesses for more than 15 years. He started...

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  • Day 3
    Affiliate & FPE bar

    Join other delegates for the afternoon networking break. Help yourself to tea and coffee before heading into the next conference session or onto the show floor. 

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    Affiliate business tools
    Afternoon networking breaks
  • Day 3
    Conference Room 2

    GDPR, a new EU regulation on data protection, will enter into force in May 2018. It will have a great impact on how the gaming industry in Europe, and to some extent outside of Europe, will operate in the future. With only ten months left before the regulation is enforced, is high time to bring up the topic for debate to discuss the related issues and share experiences in this area.

    Speaker:

    Anna Zawistowska

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  • Day 3
    YIP Fellows & Cafe Zwart, Dam 11, 1012 JS Amsterdam, Netherlands

    This year we will moving to a new venue for our official closing night party whilst the Majestic and Europub venue are being refurbished for 2018. The YIP Fellows and Cafe Zwart is owed by the same company, offering both indoor and outdoor space at the famous Dam Square. YIP fellows is a well known Irish drinking bar and is located next door to Cafe Zwart which offers great cocktails and beers throughout the night. Join us for the final night of the conference and celebrate into the early hours! 

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  • Day 4
    Strandzuid, Europaplein 22, 1078 GZ Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Don't rush off too quickly - join us from 1pm for some chilled out networking at our Friday unwind session! This will be the perfect place for you to unwind after the main event and relax with a few beers! This event is once again kindly sponsored by Intertops.

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Speakers

The conference schedule for the Amsterdam Affiliate Conference 2017 has not been finalised yet. You can visit the website at a later date to find out who is speaking at the event. If you are interested in speaking, please contact Info@iGamingBusiness.com.

Michael Caselli

Editor in Chief
iGaming Business

About

Michael Caselli

Michael Caselli has been involved in the gaming industry since 1996 when he completed his MBA thesis analyzing the viability of gaming on the Internet. Since then, Michael has helped to successfully launch several online and print gaming publications, consulted on numerous iGaming projects and...

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Jake Pollard

Head of Online Content & Intelligence
iGaming Business

About

Jake Pollard

Jake Pollard joined iGaming Business as Head of online content and intelligence in March 2013 and is developing all online content.

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Jake Pollard

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LinkedIn

Stephen Carter

Editor

About

Stephen Carter

Stephen Carter is Editor of the iGaming Business, iGB Affiliate and iGaming Business North America print titles. 

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Stephen Carter

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LinkedIn

Anna Zawistowska

Senior Legal Counsel, Data Protecion Officer
Betsson Group

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Anna Zawistowska

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Bastian Grimm

Managing Director
Peak Ace AG

About

Bastian Grimm

Bastian Grimm is a renowned expert for large scale, international SEO

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Bastian Grimm

social channels

LinkedIn

Christoph C. Cemper

Founder & CEO
LinkResearchTools, Link Detox and Impactana

About

Christoph C. Cemper

Christoph C. Cemper started working in online marketing in 2003 providing SEO consulting and link building services. 

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Christoph C. Cemper

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Eric Benz

Digital Currency Evangelist
GoCoin

About

Eric Benz

Eric Benz has been involved in the payments technology sector for nearly decade and has delivered retail payment solutions for the world’s largest merchant brands, transforming how they sell and ship to their worldwide customers

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Gadi Shoshani

SEO / ASO Team Leader
William Hill

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Gadi Shoshani

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Martin Calvert

Marketing Director
Blueclaw

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Martin Calvert

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Matthew Balch

Director
Sound Bet Media

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Matthew Balch

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Nick Duddy

Founder
Miratrix

About

Nick Duddy

Nick Duddy is the founder of Miratrix which focus's on organic and in-organic app growth

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Nick Duddy

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Twitter

Oron Barbar

General Manager
CoinPoint

About

Oron Barbar

Oron has been in the online marketing and igaming businesses for more than 15 years

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Paul Reilly

Founder & CEO

About

Paul Reilly

Paul Reilly is the founder of Media Skunk Works, a Karma Neutral Innovation Laboratory based at the University of York.

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Paul Reilly

social channels

LinkedIn

Paul Soithongsuk

Senior Mobile Marketing Manager
Ladbrokes Coral Group

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Paul Soithongsuk

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Andrew Edwards

Founder
Mad About Bingo

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Andrew Edwards

Andy is the MD of online marketing company Madabout Media. 
http://www.madaboutbingo.com/

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Andrew Edwards

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Sponsors

FPE Media Partners

Exhibition Venue: The Amsterdam RAI

The Amsterdam Affiliate Conference 2017 will be held at Amsterdam RAI in Hall 8 - the biggest exhibition space in the Netherlands.  

Address: Hall 8, Amsterdam RAI, Europaplein, 1078 GZ, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Floorplan

The floorplan for the iGaming Super Show is available. To find out more about how you can exhibit or sponsor in the B2B zone, please contact Ian@iGamingBusiness.com

The floor plan for the Amsterdam Affiliate Conference and Financial Partners Expo Amsterdam has been released. To find out more about how you can exhibit or sponsor in these zones, please contact James.Harrison@iGamingBusiness.com.

Getting Here

Upon arrival, please follow the signs to Hall 8, which can be reached from the front of the building, walking to Entrance F for Hall entry.

By train

Located just nine minutes from the city centre, Amsterdam RAI has its own train and metro station, which is easily reachable from anywhere in the Netherlands. When leaving the station, follow signs for the Amsterdam RAI. For further information, visit the journey planner by clicking here.

By tram, metro or bus

There is a tram stop right outside of the venue. Tram 4 runs between Amsterdam RAI (Europaplein stop), Amsterdam's city centre and Amsterdam Central Station. From the Amstel railway station, you can take Metro 51 and Bus 65 to get to Amsterdam RAI. Metro 50 also runs regularly between the Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Gein stations, stopping at the Amsterdam RAI station.

By car

Located right next to the A10 ring road, Amsterdam RAI is easily accessible by car too. There is ample car parking spaces, which is clearly signposted after leaving the ring road. For further information on Amsterdam RAI and how to get there, please click here.

By plane

Amsterdam Airport Schipol is just fifteen minutes from Amsterdam RAI, whether travelling by car, train, taxi or bus. For more information, please click here

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Accommodation

The official Hotel for AAC and FPE 2017 is the Ramada Apollo City Centre Hotel. The Ramada offers luxurious rooms and suites, a restaurant, sauna, fitness facilities, a spectacular sky bar on the 17th floor and 300 parking spaces. This is located next to the Rembrandt Park and the ring road, only 15 minutes by public transport to the centre of Amsterdam and Schiphol Airport.

Hotel AddressStaalmeesterslaan 410, 1057 PH Amsterdam, Netherlands 

The RAI Travel Services have a variety of hotels available online with the cheapest rates inluding rooms at our official hotel, to view the selection of hotels, please click here or you can contact the team directly via hotelservices@rai.nl. 

 

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Don't panic! Thanks to UPayCard, you've got WiFi

You can keep your tablet, phone, laptop and watch hooked up to the internet while you're in Amsterdam this year. Thanks to our friends at UPayCard...

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Hey Buffalo Partners... it's smoothie and hotdog time!

Need an 11am pick-me-up smoothie? Or a 2pm hotdog to combat the hunger? Well - Buffalo Partners have you covered. The team will be providing you...

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Do you want the VIP treatment at AAC 2017?

We recently sent out the invites to the VIP affiliates attending this year's show. If you didn't receive an invite but think you qualify for VIP...

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AAC to sponsor LondonSEO networking drinks after SMX London

The Amsterdam Affiliate Conference is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring the LondonSEO networking drinks on Tuesday, 23rd May,...

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Take a look at the Amsterdam Affiliate Conference delegate guide

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Download the A-Z list of companies attending the iGaming Super Show

We have put together an A-Z list of all the companies that will be attending the iGaming Super Show 2016.

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FAQ's

Here you will find a list of the most frequently asked questions about the event, use the search box below to find the most relevant answers to your questions.

The Amsterdam Affiliate Conference 2017 will be held at Hall 8, Amsterdam RAI - the biggest exhibition space in the Netherlands. 

Address: Hall 8, Amsterdam RAI, Europaplein, 1078 GZ Amsterdam, Netherlands

Address: Hall 8, Amsterdam RAI, Europaplein, 1078 GZ, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Upon arrival, please follow the signs to Hall 8, which can be reached from the front of the building, walking to Entrance F for Hall entry. 

By train:

Located just nine minutes from the city centre, Amsterdam RAI has its own train and metro station, which is easily reachable from anywhere in the Netherlands. When leaving the station, follow signs for the Amsterdam RAI. For further information, visit the journey planner by clicking here.

By tram, metro or bus:

There is a tram stop right outside of the venue. Tram 4 runs between Amsterdam RAI (Europaplein stop), Amsterdam's city centre and Amsterdam Central Station. From the Amstel railway station, you can take Metro 51 and Bus 65 to get to Amsterdam RAI. Metro 50 also runs regularly between the Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Gein stations, stopping at the Amsterdam RAI station. 

By car:

Right next to the A10 ring road, Amsterdam RAI is easily accessible by car too. There is ample car parking spaces , which is clearly signposted after leaving the ring road. For more information on Amsterdam RAI and how to get there, please click here.

By plane:

Amsterdam Airport Schipol is just fifteen minutes from Amsterdam RAI, whether travelling by car, train, taxi or bus. For more information, please click here

Please visit the schedule pages for information on our 2017 networking party venues. Make sure you are following us on our social media pages to keep up to date with all the latest information on our networking parties; follow us on twitter here and on Facebook here for further updates.

Don't forget your wristband for entry to all of the best networking events.

Badges and wristbands can be collected at pre-registration, which will take place at the official event hotel between 1pm - 7pm on the first day of the event.

Alternatively, you can collect them from the exhibition venue on both days.

For further information, please visit the schedule page. 

Email confirmation will be sent to your inbox once you've registered. 

Please print and bring the barcoded e-ticket with you to avoid delays when collecting your badge and wristband at the event. 

If you did not receive confirmation or have lost your barcoded e-ticket, please contact info@iGamingBusiness.com to be issued a replacement. 

Simple - click here and tell us exactly where you went wrong with your registration. We will email you back within 24 hours to confirm that this has been changed for you.

If you need details changed a few days prior to the event and we are not in the office, don't worry! You can change your details on the day you register, but be aware that this may lead to some delays.

To avoid queuing or elongated administration processes, it is advised that you bring your barcoded e-ticket with you when picking up your badge.

The barcoded e-ticket holds all your details that the AAC staff need to print your pass and wristband in order for you to enter the exhibition, conference and networking parties.

However, if you do forget your barcoded e-ticket we will still be able to print your badge at registration.  You will need to state your name and company at one of our registration terminals.

We welcome all applications from the media. Please email Haydn@iGamingBusiness.com with your name, the name and address of your company, as well as the name of your editor and their contact details.

Once we have confirmed your details, we will contact you regarding whether or not your application has been successful.

No – you can bring as many as you want, as long as they are all in the same company (or your spouse). Please ensure each person attending is registered, you can complete either single registration or register a large group with our group registrations form.

The show is free. However, there are events within the iGaming Super Show that are paid-for tracks. The iGaming Executive Conference is a paid for conference track and costs £1,495 +VAT to attend.