BEGE 2019

The highly anticipated gambling exhibition will be held in Sophia, Bulgaria, this November! The organizers promise to introduce a lot of new approaches and products related to the industry. Moreover, the upcoming show is going to be one of the most exciting industry-specific expos this year, because it will mark the second decade of BEGE’s history.

Ideas and Participants

In 2018, the exhibition was successful to gather 80 speakers and representatives plus more than 5,000 attendees who arrived from 53 states of the world. BEGE has always been known as a trendsetting event for gaming-related companies and persons from the entire Europe. A lot of famous brands are happy to join the upcoming 12th edition, so you can also book a stand as a future exhibitor. Of course, you can visit the expo as a regular participant. The registration will be available soon.

Talking about the 2019 speakers and brands, check the most famous ones which have already confirmed their participation:

  • APEX, Austria
  • BetConstruct, the UK
  • Digitain, Armenia
  • Euro Games Technology, Bulgaria
  • IGT, the USA
  • Kajot, Czech Republic
  • Merkur Gaming, Germany
  • Novomatic, Austria
  • ZITRO, Spain

More names will be revealed later.

Party and Awards

Since 2008, the exhibitors and special guests have been competing for valuable awards of BEGE. Individuals and entities alike can be recognized as the key influencers in gaming, entertainment, and leisure industries. Also, innovative products and strategic ideas are acknowledged, so the whole ceremony is focused on motivating nominees to deliver next-gen unique solutions, improve standards, and develop new market approaches.

Specifically, companies and individuals compete in several nominations: best provider, best operator, best innovation, best debut, land-based products, online products, slots, jackpots, e-tables, payment solutions, eSports, blockchain, etc. The official part takes place during the annual BEGE party after competitions, seminars, and networking meetings.

Startup Show

The exhibition will also include the 4th edition of the most intriguing startup show. On 21 November, all industry-related startups are welcome to introduce their ideas or finished products to the event attendees in the dedicated StartUp Zone. This year’s challenge will be focused on planning successful strategies and designing competitive products.

During the previous competition conducted in 2018, companies gave presentations in various fields including blockchain, AR/VR, gamification, omnichannel solutions, betting, and software development approaches.

Startups can register for the contest using a simple application form.


A day before BEGE, another famous industry event will begin. The annual Eastern European Gaming Summit covering the recent tech and regulation ideas is to be held on 19-20 November. In 2018, this conference gathered more than 200 experts from 22 countries.

EEGS aims to familiarize attendees with the initiatives related to gaming laws, technologies, and marketing ideas. Several round tables with hundreds of speakers will be organized during the 2019 summit in addition to networking sessions. Currently, the call for speakers is active.

Reference Info

BEGE is a business-focused expo for setting valuable contacts and finding new tech products. Participants offer ideas for casinos, hotels, restaurants, ad companies, and multimedia brands.

EEGS is a summit for gaming/gambling experts which share info about industry-specific updates in the given region. It also offers powerful networking opportunities for entrepreneurs.

Contact Info

Both events will be held in the Inter Expo Center. For additional information, feel free to contact Gloria Tamashova, a PR specialist from the organizing team. Call +359 889 70 6336 or send questions to or