The second edition of the iGaming Summit (SiGMA) was launched during a press event held at Tapaz, InterContinental Arena in St. Julian’s on April 17, 2015. Eman Pulis – representing SiGMA, Hon. José Herrera – Parliamentary Secretary for  Competitiveness and Economic Growth and Heathcliff Farrugia – Chief Operating Officer at the Malta Gaming Authority addressed the press event.

SiGMA Launch - Eman Pulis, Jose Herrera, Heathcliff Farrugia

From Left to Right: SiGMA organiser, Eman Pulis, Parliamentary Secretary for  Competitiveness and Economic Growth, José Herrera and MGA’s Chief Operating Officer, Heathcliff Farrugia

In his address, Eman Pulis highlighted the importance of understanding the gaps in the gaming industry between suppliers, operators and affiliates, whilst Hon. Herrera commented about the solid reputation which Malta enjoys, referring to the latter as the tiny state with a big entrepreneurial spirit.   On his part, Mr. Farrugia, reiterated the Authority’s trust and support towards SiGMA, and went on to state that “the MGA believes that similar events are important for the industry and if well planned, they can strengthen Malta’s reputation”. He went on to elaborate that such expos provide excellent networking opportunities.