18 March 2019

ENADA Primavera closes a successful edition of business, internationality and training

(Rimini).- Last Friday closed the event that gathered at the Rimini Exhibition Center to the 31st edition of Enada Primavera, the leading event for the games of southern Europe and the Mediterranean area, and the 2nd of the Rimini Amusement Show, Leading fun event without cash winnings, organized by the Italian Exhibition Group (IEG). A very popular event in which operators and companies from the game world came together to learn about news, products, formats and new standards.

Both organized by the Italian Exhibition Group - Enada in collaboration with SAPAR and the support of EUROMAT, and Rimini Amusent Show with the FEE Consortium and SAPAR - the two events ended with around 25.000 national and international operators attending the three-day event.

200 companies have exhibited at the fair, in a design that has seen a growth of two pavilions.

The affirmation on the foreign front has particularly marked this edition, which already at the inauguration, last Wednesday, was attended by the president of Euromat, Jason Frost, and the delegates John White, Eduardo Antoja and José Sánchez-Fayos, together with the presidents of Sapar. Domenico Distante (and new vice-president of Euromat) and of Sapar Service Paolo Dalla Pria, of the president of the FEE Consortium Mauro Zaccaria, of the BACTA president Gabino Stergides and of the president of the Italian Exhibition Group Lorenzo Cagnoni.

Undoubtedly, the international response was favored by the search platform organized by the Italian Exhibition Group that guaranteed the exhibiting companies international relations with buyers' delegations from eight countries: Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Georgia, Poland, the Czech Republic and Tunisia

The area frequented by buyers and organized at the fair saw numerous and productive business meetings. It confirms the positive trend abroad, with a growth of 5% compared to the last edition. Therefore, the IEG initiative was awarded in its role as a business facilitator.

Numerous were the contents proposed and discussed by the market leaders in the Academia Enada, the training section in which the most important topics have been addressed: from the AWPR business model to the regulatory developments, from the situation of small and medium-sized companies up to ESports.

The trade fair of the sector, composed of 5,000 companies that employ approximately 150,000 employees, was represented with a high profile of technological innovation, as well as by the numerous announcements of the brand leaders who chose ENADA to present projects and investments.

Excellent comments for the second edition of Rimini Amusement Show, dedicated to the world of games without cash earnings. Games that continue to evolve: in the COMPETITION area you could see the first ESport races in the fun sector: the Racecraft Arcade Cup 2019.

ESports is also a protagonist in the Qlash area, where a complete area was configured to play the titles of the moment. From electronic sports to traditional timeless games, such as Calcio Balilla, which at the fair had an important space, with the tournament in pairs and the opportunity to meet also the technicians and champions of the Italian national team.

Punctual, the Pinball Spring Tournament of Enada is back, the pinball sport tournament organized by the Italian delegation of the International Flipper Pinball Association, with the sponsorship of the National SAPAR Association and the support of IEG - Italian Exhibition Group.

We must also mention the area of FIDART (sports federation founded in 1994), sponsored by Daspi, to promote the sport of darts (soft darts) with the help of electronics.

ENADA 2019 - Rimini Expo Centre

Organized by IEG Italian Exhibition Group and promoted by SAPAR, Italian Association of coin-op entertainment machines, with the support of EUROMAT and in collaboration with the main trade associations, Enada Spring involves the whole chain of the game, and features a showcase of everything new in this sector; from products, to technology and services from the most important Italian and foreign companies, useful for updating trade members’ knowledge.