GiGse Launchpad

April 26-28, 2017 San Diego, CA

GiGse showcases start-ups set to revolutionize the casino floor

In partnership with GamCrowd


Thursday, April 27, 4 – 5 pm

As every year, GiGse Start-Up Launchpad, a Shark Tank style competition, invited five start-ups to pitch their ideas to GiGse audience and a judging panel that includes this year:

  • Pierre Cadena, Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Otter Media
  • Stephen Crystal, Gaming Investor
  • James Oakes, Director of Investments, Zeal Networks
  • Moderator: Melissa Blau, Director, iGaming Capital

Don’t miss this session to spot truly innovative ideas to engage with players, modernize gaming products and optimize marketing. Find potential new partners for investment or strategic relationship.

The 2017 start-ups are:

PropSwap: US answer to cash-out betting – both online and physical marketplace for re-sale of betting slips.
Presented by Luke Pergande, Founder

No Halftime: Simplified version of fantasy that allows users to challenge each other on single player lineups.
Presented by David McKenzie, CEO/Founder

TradeDuel: The first fully-regulated fantasy stock trading platform where users "pay to enter" into discrete stock trading competitions for cash prizes.
Presented by Ronald Silletti, Founder & CEO

nQube Data Science Inc: Artificial Intelligence-based software to optimize the mix and spatial locations of slot machines on the gaming floor to maximise gaming revenue.  
Presented by Jason Fiege, CEO

Uplay1: An internet gaming-broadcasting platform offering interactive games by leveraging second screen technology and Hybrid RNG.
Presented by Bruce Merati, CEO

Following start-ups’ business pitches and judges’ Q&A, it will be down to the audience to select the winner.

LaunchPad finalists are also exhibiting their products in the GiGse exhibition area – visit the LaunchPad zone for more in-depth conversations about products showcased.

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