October 07, 2020
Gaming Leaders to Deliver Keynotes on Industry Recovery, Diversity & Inclusion
LAS VEGAS – Global Gaming Expo (G2E) will welcome Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) and MGM Resorts International’s Senior Vice President and Chief People, Inclusion and Sustainability Officer, Jyoti Chopra, as keynote speakers for G2E 2020.
American Gaming Association (AGA) President and CEO Bill Miller will interview Sen. Cortez Masto about the latest from Capitol Hill and ongoing efforts to support the economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 11 a.m. ET. Chopra will discuss the opportunities and challenges around the Future of Work and sustaining and leading a diverse workforce for the industry, Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 3:30 p.m. ET.
“For two decades now, G2E has delivered best-in-class educational content, and this year is no different. We are fortunate to bookend G2E 2020 with two dynamic leaders who are vital voices for the gaming industry,” said AGA’s President and CEO Bill Miller.
G2E 2020, presented by American Gaming Association and organized by Reed Exhibitions, will take place Oct. 27-28, with a kickoff session Oct. 14, 2020.
“Sen. Cortez Masto is a true gaming champion. Her strong support has never been more critical than as our industry rebounds from the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic,” continued Miller. “Jyoti Chopra joined the gaming industry at a pivotal moment. Her perspectives and extensive experiences in leading a global workforce through challenging times, while addressing issues of social justice and diversity, will be invaluable.”
- Public Policy and a Pandemic: A Conversation with Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) Oct. 27 | 11:00 a.m. ET
- The federal government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have significant implications for the gaming industry as we navigate economic impacts and responsibly welcome back guests. Hear about the latest on Capitol Hill and what the future holds as AGA President and CEO Bill Miller interviews Senator Cortez Masto (D-NV), one of the gaming industry’s leading champions in Congress.
- Navigating a Global Workforce Through 2020: A Fireside Chat with MGM’s Jyoti Chopra Oct. 28 | 3:30 p.m. ET
- For MGM’s Chief People, Inclusion and Sustainability Officer Jyoti Chopra, 2020 has meant navigating a workforce through company leadership changes, issues of social justice and diversity, and implications of a global pandemic. Jyoti will join G2E 2020 to share her perspective on managing through crisis, industry career paths, and what the future holds for employees in our industry.
For more information on G2E 2020, please visit GlobalGamingExpo.com.
About Global Gaming Expo
Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is the world's premier gathering of commercial and tribal gaming professionals. For 20 years, G2E has convened the global gaming industry to discover cutting-edge technology, connect with peers and industry experts, and access expert education.
About the AGA
The American Gaming Association is the premier national trade group representing the $261 billion U.S. casino industry, which supports 1.8 million jobs nationwide. The AGA members include commercial and tribal casino operators, suppliers and other entities affiliated with the gaming industry. It is the mission of the AGA to achieve sound policies and regulations consistent with casino gaming’s modern appeal and vast economic contributions.