KPMG Las Vegas webcast series: Payments modernization in casino gambling

Webcast overview

Join KPMG for the third session in the KPMG Las Vegas Webcast Series focusing on payments modernization in casino gaming. Discussion topics include:

  • Gaming industry has an opportunity to generate additional revenues through payments modernization
  • Digital payment trends are indisputable - consumers are spending more digitally every year, and the trend is accelerating
  • Over 60% of gaming's future customers are digital natives
  • COVID-19 has highlighted the health and safety issues with handling cash and other media
  • Contactless payments will add confidence to guests and appeal to younger demographics

The webcast also features a moderated discussion with a panel of industry executives from Boyd Gaming, Aristocrat Technologies, Sightline Payments, along with KPMG's national payments industry leader.

Speakers include:

  • Rick Arpin, Las Vegas Managing Partner, KPMG (Moderator)
  • Eric Bowers,  Vice President, Architecture & Innovation, Boyd Gaming
  • Becky Harris, Distinguished Fellow in Gaming and Leadership, UNLV's International Gaming Institute
  • Sina Miri, Vice President of Customer Experience, Aristocrat Technologies
  • Joe Pappano, President of Americas, Sightline Payments
  • Bob Ruark, Principal, Financial Services, U.S. Fintech Leader, KPMG LLP

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Rick Arpin

Rick Arpin

Office Managing Partner, Las Vegas, KPMG US