The submission period for entries to the annual Gaming Intelligence Awards (GIAs) and Hot 50 closes this week, with a stellar line up of nominees already set to be reviewed by the prestigious panel of judges presiding over this year's event.

The deadline for nominations for the GIAs expires on Friday November 13th, with the following categories open for submissions:

Operator Categories    Supplier Categories
Sports Betting Operator of the year   Sports Betting Supplier of the year
Casino Operator of the year   Casino Supplier of the year
Poker Operator of the year   Poker of the year
Bingo Operator  of the year   Bingo of the year
Lottery Operator of the year   Lottery of the year
Binary Options Operator of the year   Binary Options Supplier
Fantasy Sports Operator of the year   Fantasy Sports Supplier
Social Casino Operator of the year   Marketing Services Provider of the year
Marketing Campaign of the year    
Socially Responsible Operator of the year    

The nominations will be evaluated by a prestigious panel of judges, which this year includes:

Andrew Bulloss - Partner at Odgers Berndtson
Daniel Burns - Chief Executive Officer at Carbon Group
Joseph Cuschieri - Executive Chairman at the Malta Gaming Authority
Gavin Isaacs - President & Chief Executive Officer at Scientific Games
Steven Matsell - Chief Executive Officer at Leander Games
Dawid Myslinski - Corporate Finance Advisor at Redeye AB
David Sargeant - Founder & Innovation Consultant at iGaming Ideas
Nicky Senyard - Chief Executive Officer at Income Access
Dermot Smurfit - Chief Executive Officer at GAN
Jeremy Thompson-Hill - Chief Executive Officer at OpenBet
Mor Weizer - Chief Executive Officer at Playtech

Alongside the GIAs, nominations are also open for the Hot50, the only industry awards that recognise the individual contributions of the industry's most influential men and women.

To showcase the achievements of your company and its employees, submit your nominations to before the November 13th deadline.

Nominations must include:
Name of the person(s) or company you would like to nominate
Category of Award (for GIAs only)
Contact details of Hot50 nominee or corporate representative for GIAs
A brief explanation as to why your company was the best in its class in 2015 or why you feel your individual nominee should be included in the Hot 50 2016.


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