Top Gaming CEOs to Keynote G2E 2023

Conversations to Focus on State of the Industry and New Frontiers in Gaming

LAS VEGAS, NV., (September 21, 2023)  – G2E announced a dynamic keynote to kick off the opening of the expo, featuring CEOs from Entain, Churchill Downs, and MGM Resorts International.

“We are thrilled to welcome some of the biggest names in gaming to the G2E 2023 keynote stage, each bringing decades of experience and unique perspectives as they discuss the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead for our industry,” said American Gaming Association President and CEO Bill Miller. “Each year, these conversations chart the future of gaming, and this year will be no exception.” 

Beginning Tuesday, October 10 at 8:30 AM, the keynote will immediately precede the grand opening of the expo floor. Full session details: 

G2E Welcome and View from the Top: CEO Outlook 2023 – Sponsored by: Everi

AGA President and CEO Bill Miller will take the stage to welcome the global gaming industry to G2E 2023 before a three-part CEO discussion with CNBC’s Contessa Brewer. This annual keynote will cover today’s business outlook, opportunities in today’s market, and where the industry is headed.

  • Bill Miller, president and CEO, American Gaming Association
  • Bill Carstanjen, CEO, Churchill Downs
  • Jette Nygaard-Andersen, CEO, Entain
  • Bill Hornbuckle, CEO and president, MGM Resorts International
  • Moderator: Contessa Brewer, CNBC

“From keynotes and conference sessions to the expo floor, G2E 2023 will be the catalyst for the deals and ideas that will propel our industry forward,” continued Miller. "We can’t wait to host the global gaming community in Las Vegas this October.”

Presented by the AGA and organized by RX, G2E’s full education lineup features nearly 100 session. G2E 2023 runs from October 9-12 (Education: October 9-12 | Expo Hall: October 10-12) at the Venetian Expo in Las Vegas.



About G2E  
G2E is the world's premier gathering of commercial and tribal gaming professionals. For more than 20 years, G2E has served as the catalyst for gaming’s growth and innovation by convening the global industry to define tomorrow.

About the AGA 
As the national trade group representing the U.S. casino industry, the American Gaming Association (AGA) fosters a policy and business environment where legal, regulated gaming thrives. The AGA’s diverse membership of commercial and tribal casino operators, sports betting and iGaming companies, gaming suppliers, and more lead the $261 billion industry and support 1.8 million jobs across the country.

About RX 
RX is in the business of building businesses for individuals, communities, and organizations. We elevate the power of face-to-face events by combining data and digital products to help customers learn about markets, source products, and complete transactions at approximately 400 events in 22 countries across 42 industry sectors. RX is passionate about making a positive impact on society and is fully committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all our people.  RX is part of RELX, a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers.

About Churchill Downs Incorporated

Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ: CHDN) has been creating extraordinary entertainment experiences for nearly 150 years, beginning with the company’s most iconic and enduring asset, the Kentucky Derby. Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, CDI has expanded through the development of live and historical racing entertainment venues, the growth of the TwinSpires horse racing online wagering business and the operation and development of regional casino gaming properties. 

Tonya Abeln
VP Corporate Communications
Churchill Downs Incorporated

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