Bally CEO, BIS2 CTO & NIGA Chairman set to present Keynote Addresses at the Gaming Technology Forum

An impressive keynote lineup is set for the eleventh Gaming Technology Forum to be held at the Mirage in Las Vegas June 17-19, and it includes top executives from Bally Technologies, BIS2 and the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA).

Making keynote presentations will be Ramesh Srinivasan, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bally Technologies; Andrew J. Cardno, CTO, BIS2, and Ernie Stevens, Chairman of NIGA.

“This lineup of keynote speakers will be discussing the latest developments in gaming technology and the potential impact of online gaming,” said Saverio R. Scheri III, president of WhiteSand Gaming. “So much is happening so fast, the leaders of these key organizations will shed light on what will become reality and what may never materialize.”

Stevens of NIGA will welcome attendees at a the Gaming Technology Forum opening reception the evening of June 17, and Srinivasan of Bally will provide the opening keynote on June 18. Cardno, an acknowledged expert on business intelligence solutions for the industry, will present the luncheon keynote on June 19.

The extensive technology services performed by WhiteSand around the globe, along with input from the Gaming Technology Forum Advisory Board, has allowed WhiteSand and Casino Enterprise Management to develop a very relevant and informative conference program.

The three keynotes are part of a program that includes 27 information-packed conference sessions and workshops during its three-day run. With a new focus on Internet gaming featuring regulatory updates and legal discussions, this year’s conference is a “must-attend” event. For more information, please visit

There will also be networking opportunities available throughout the event, including a Welcome Reception the evening of June 17, a cocktail reception on the show floor from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on June 18, and many networking breaks throughout the day. The exhibit hall will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on June 17 and from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on June 19.

The Gaming Technology Forum is co-produced by WhiteSand Gaming, which provides strategy, operations and technology consulting services to the gaming and hospitality industries; and Casino Enterprise Management, delivering the most comprehensive need-to-know information in the world of casino management.