Mediabistro Inc. (Nasdaq:MBIS) today announced that its Social Gambling & Gaming Summit, an event focused on the intersection of casino-style social games, mobile gaming, virtual goods, and the bridge between mainstream social gambling and gaming, will open in Las Vegas on December 10-11, 2013.

With the social gambling market predicted to grow to $2.5 billion and the mobile app market predicted to top $38 billion by 2015, the stakes for mastering the business and technology of successful mobile social gambling have never been higher.

Former professional poker player Phil Gordon of Jawfish Games and VP of Business Development for Bally Technologies John Connelly are among the industry insiders who will participate in the conference sessions. The event will explore the integration of online and traditional casinos, social gaming monetization in Eastern Europe, the poker player’s perspective, the evolution of mobile social casino development, the future of Bitcoin in online gambling, and more. View the full program here.

Additional speakers include professionals from Casino Offer Network, Ultimate Poker, Global Gaming Business, Ampush, Pillsbury, PaeDae, Fiksu, Idle Games, LeggoPoker, PlayHaven, and GamesAnalytics.

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About Mediabistro Inc.

Mediabistro Inc. (Nasdaq: MBIS) is a leading Internet media company that provides services for social media, traditional media, and creative professionals, as well as for innovators in the 3D printing and mobile app industries. Service offerings include an online job boardnews and analysistrade shows and eventsonline and in-person courses, and  research products.

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