Scientific Games to hold online Asia summit

Gaming tech company Scientific Games Corporation will hold a customer-only Asia Summit & Virtual Experience event on May 11 and 12, with the main topic of the discussion being how ‘navigate their way through today’s challenging marketplace’ and recovery plans amid the pandemic. 

‘Delegates will have access to a virtual booth where they can experience 360-degree demos of all the latest products from Scientific Games, with the company’s game designers to share details of the latest and upcoming slot releases, including Duo Fu Duo Cai – Hurricane Horse, Jin Ji Bao Xi – Singing Cats, and 123 Wild. 

‘In these difficult and uncertain times, it’s incredibly important to remain connected with one another and remain informed of the latest trends. We remain committed to helping our customers drive their recovery and with several new product developments to unveil and industry topics to analyze, we’re looking forward to the Summit and engaging with both new and existing customers,’ SG Gaming Business Unit CEO, Matt Wilson, stated in the announcement.

In 2020 SG generated some US$2.7 billion in consolidated revenue compared to US$3.4 billion in the prior year after its gaming business was impacted by COVID-19 disruptions, reporting some US$548 million in net losses.

The group is currently considering an Australian initial public offering and sharemarket listing, which could help raise fresh funds and pay down debt.