Thursday, January 8, 2009

Pennsylvania Gaming/Racing Conference Set For February 23-24

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The 5th annual Pennsylvania Gaming Congress & Mid-Atlantic Racing Forum is scheduled for February 23-24 at the Whitaker Center and Harrisburg Hilton in Pennsylania.

The Pennsylvania Gaming Congress's Wall Street panel are:
Larry Klatzkin, Managing Director - Gaming Equity/High-Yield Research, Jefferies & Co., Alex Picou, Managing Director of Gaming, Travel and Leisure, KeyBanc Capital Markets, Joel Simkins, SVP - Gaming & Leisure Analyst, Macquarie Bank and
Adam Steinberg, Gaming Industry Equity Research Analyst, Morgan Joseph.

According to a press release, "The Pennsylvania Gaming Congress & Mid-Atlantic Racing Forum is a two-day public conference where industry leaders, elected officials, regulators, vendors and other industry professionals analyze the critical issues impacting the gaming and racing industries. In addition, the conference provides outstanding networking opportunities.

"The event begins with the opening day racing program, sponsored by Widener University, followed by an evening cocktail reception. The next day, more than 300 gaming and racing professionals from across the country will gather for the intensive, daylong gaming conference, featuring dozens of expert speakers including Keynote Addresses by Mary DiGiacomo Colins, Chairman of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, and Timothy Wilmott, President and Chief Operating Officer of Penn National Gaming."

Registration for the forum is available at early-bird rates at www.pagamingcongress.com. The Harrisburg Hilton is offering a special "Pennsylvania Gaming Congress" room rate by calling 800-HILTONS.

The Pennsylvania Gaming Congress & Mid-Atlantic Racing Forum is produced by Spectrum Gaming Group and presented by the law firm Fox Rothschild.