lobal Gaming Expo (G2E) will welcome US Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) and MGM Resorts International’s Senior Vice President and Chief People, Inclusion and Sustainability Officer, Jyoti Chopra, as keynote speakers for virtual G2E 2020.

American Gaming Association (AGA) President and CEO Bill Miller will interview Sen. Cortez Masto about the latest from Capitol Hill and ongoing efforts to support the economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic on October 27 at 11 a.m. ET, in a session titled “Public Policy and a Pandemic: A Conversation with Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV).”

“Navigating a Global Workforce Through 2020: A Fireside Chat with MGM’s Jyoti Chopra” keynote will see Chopra discuss the opportunities and challenges around the Future of Work and sustaining and leading a diverse workforce for the industry on October 28 at 3:30 p.m. ET. She will share her perspective on managing through crisis, industry career paths, and what the future holds for employees in the gaming industry.

“For two decades now, G2E has delivered best-in-class educational content, and this year is no different. We are fortunate to bookend G2E 2020 with two dynamic leaders who are vital voices for the gaming industry,” said Miller.

“Sen. Cortez Masto is a true gaming champion. Her strong support has never been more critical than as our industry rebounds from the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic,” continued Miller. “Jyoti Chopra joined the gaming industry at a pivotal moment. Her perspectives and extensive experiences in leading a global workforce through challenging times, while addressing issues of social justice and diversity, will be invaluable.”

A third keynote speaker will be announced within the coming weeks, organizers said. G2E 2020, presented by AGA and organized by Reed Exhibitions, will take place Oct. 27-28, with a kickoff session Oct. 14, “Leading Through COVID-19: Real Conversations on Resilience” at 11:00 AM EDT. 

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