SOURCE: Indian Country Online

Indian Country Online

June 03, 2013 13:06 ET

Inaugural Indian Country Online: 2013 Congress Begins Today

TEMECULA, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 3, 2013) -  Indian Country Online: 2013 Congress opens today at the magnificent Pechanga Resort and Casino here in Temecula, California. The conference, themed, "No Tribe Left Behind," will take a comprehensive look at the next wave of business opportunities that technology, e-commerce, and iGaming will create for the tribes and entrepreneurs of Indian Country.

The conference starts at 4:30 p.m. today with a thorough primer by Amaya CEO David Baazov, titled, "How to Get Up and Running in 90 Days: An Introductory Session." This session, which will include a plain-language discussion designed to allay concerns tribes might be experiencing about their own business, will set the stage for the following day. Monday evening will be the Welcome Reception in the Eagle's Nest at Pechanga, providing an opportunity for attendees to relax and network with their colleagues and peers.

Day Two of the conference opens with the Welcome Address from Richard Schuetz, Commissioner of the California Gambling Control Commission, followed by a day of comprehensive panel discussions with top industry experts on areas including iGaming; iPlatform; iMarketing; iOperations; iFinance; and iOpportunity.

Additionally, the Luncheon Keynote Address will be delivered by James Maida, President & CEO, Gaming Laboratories International, Inc.

For a detailed agenda, visit On-site registration will open at 4:00 p.m. outside the Grand Ballroom at Pechanga. Members of the press who would like to cover the event may contact Allison McCoy, SVP, at

The Congress is jointly organized and produced by Victor Rocha, the owner of, a leading news aggregator for the gaming industry for over 14 years, and Spectrum Gaming Group, the world's leading gaming research and professional services firm.