10-11 May 2019, Tokyo, Japan

Why attend

As Japan enters into a new era having legalised gaming, Clarion Gaming is delighted to be hosting it's third edition of JgC in Tokyo on May 10-11 2018 at the Conrad, Tokyo. With an estimated $40bn market at stake the potential to be one of the major players has all the global gaming groups vying for a position in the lucrative market. JgC is a two-day educational forum that will offer a clear, practical insight and understanding into the casino legislation in Japan. Now is the time to fully understand the potential complex nature of IR Casinos in one of the potential superpowers in Asia.

Topics to be covered in the 2018 agenda include:

  • IR Non-Gaming Amenities: This will look into incorporating entertainment into IRs, how to facilitate an international market and taking a global perspective.
  • IR Economics: This will look into the opportunities for local businesses and communities, and the Economic impact on Japan vs the rest of Asia.
  • Innovating Tourism: This will look into selecting, financing and building in the right location, and supplier conversations.
  • IR - A Vision for the Future: This will look into new technologies, how to capitalise on the gaming culture, and payment systems as well as crypto currencies. 


If you would like to participate or contribute to the agenda please contact, sadie.walters@clariongaming.com or call +44 (0)20 7384 8198

Pre-register for 2019


Pre-register for JgC 2019 here. If you have any queries about registration please email delegates@clariongaming.com



  • Tom Nieman, VP of Marketing, JCM Global

    Japan Cash Machine is thrilled to welcome JgC to our home country. For decades, JCM has been honored to create the world’s most secure gaming transaction equipment, and we are excited by the positive economic potential gaming could bring to Japan. We welcome JgC 2018, and see it as an ideal opportunity for leading companies to connect with our home market to create some of the world’s finest integrated resorts

  • Lawrence Ho, Chairman and CEO of Melco Resorts & Entertainment

    With Japanese IRs nearing as an investment reality, there has never been a more exciting time to participate in the Japan Gaming Congress. We are very happy to return to this important forum and deepen our dialogue with local business partners and the industry at large, and with them, pioneering the future of entertainment in Japan.

  • Futoshi Kawanishi, Deputy General Manager, Themed Marketing Business Development Division, Hakuhodo Inc

    "Japan has taken a significant step forward today with the news that it has passed the IR Bill. The opportunity is vast and it will bring a huge boost to the economy here in Japan. We are delighted to be working with Clarion Events once again in what will be valuable discussion into IR development in the country."


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