10-11 May 2019, Tokyo, Japan


HOGO announced as official marketing partner of Japan Gaming Congress


Wednesday, December 13th (Tokyo). HOGO, a marketing firm based in Macau with offices in Osaka, Japan, has been confirmed as the official marketing partner of the Japan Gaming Congress 2018. Presented by Clarion Gaming, the event will be held at the Conrad Tokyo from May 10 to 11, 2018.


Returning for it’s third year, the Japan Gaming Congress is the largest event of its type in Japan focused on the integrated resort (IR) industry, drawing attendance locally as well as from key international markets including Las Vegas, Macau and Singapore. The event will continue to see enhanced presence by key Japanese authorities, including figures from the central government as well as a wide variety of prefectures. Previous attendance included key members of Japan’s Leading Democratic Party (LDP) as well as officials from Hokkaido, Osaka, Wakayama, Nagasaki and others.


Chris Wieners, Managing Partner of HOGO states, “HOGO is excited to be working with Clarion Gaming on the 2018 Japan Gaming Congress. After discussions with both our clients and partners here in Japan as well as overseas, we understand the demand for this event as well as specific needs, including the desire for the Japanese private sector to further understand the impacts of the IR industry on themselves and the local economy. We look forward to working with Clarion Gaming on the development of an event that meets the needs of a wide range of attendees.”


Rory Credland of Clarion Gaming states, “We have selected HOGO as our marketing partner due to their experience within the IR industry as well as their knowledge and contacts within Japan. Although we have worked together previously, we are proud to announce our formal partnership in the development of the 2018 Japan Gaming Congress.”


Conference registration is now available at the official website www.japangamingcongress.com. The Super Early Bird Rate is currently available, which includes domestic passes for Japanese residents at USD $399 and international passes at USD $1,399. This rate will be available until February 16th 2018. 



ABOUT HOGO | HOGO is a marketing strategy and corporate communications company that focuses on the hospitality, gaming and entertainment industries. Based in Macau, the agency has offices in Hong Kong, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and most recently, Japan. Focused on creative marketing and strategic vision, HOGO works with clients to further develop and build their brands throughout Asia Pacific.

Website: www.hogodigital.com


ABOUT CLARION GAMING | The Japan Gaming Congress is organised by Clarion Gaming which is the Gaming arm of Clarion Events. For over 65 years, Clarion Events has been dedicated to the promotion and organization of trade shows, events and conferences. Clarion brings together over 700,000 people and 12,000 exhibitors and sponsors in more than 250 events held around the world. Clarion has a global presence - operating with 12 offices in 9 different countries around the world.

Website: www.japangamingcongress.com


For Media Enquiries:

Reina Nishimura - Account Manager - HOGO
P: +81 70 2314 4022

Chris Wieners - Managing Partner - HOGO
P: +853 2835 6108
M: +853 6280 3094