Categories

Product Awards

Best Table
Gaming product

Awarded to any table gaming product (excluding electronic table games)
licensed to operate in a European casino of any size.

Best Electronic
Table Gaming Product

Awarded to any electronic table game
licensed to operate in a European casino of any size.

Best CMS/Software product

Open to any CMS and/or software product licensed to
operate in a European casino of any size.

Best Casino Seating product

Awarded to any casino seating product licensed
to operate in a European casino of any size.

Best Slot Machine

Open to any slot machine licensed to operate
in a European casino of any size.

Best Cash Handling product

Awarded to any cash handling product licensed
to operate in a European casino of any size.

Best Slot Game

This is awarded to a game that has gained popularity in the European gaming sector, and which was launched to market in 2020. The winning slot game should demonstrate profitability, return visits, time at machine, spend per player per visit. Individual games that are part of a multigame offering are also permitted to participate.

Operator Awards

Best Independent
Casino Operator

Awarded to any operator based in Europe with up to three casinos.

Best Multiple
Casino Operator

Awarded to any operator based in Europe with more than three casinos.

Best Overall
Casino Operator

Awarded to any operator based in Europe.

Best Casino
Restaurant of the Year

Awarded to any restaurant within a casino in Europe which is not a franchise.

Best Use of Online

The casino or operator using social media or web presence to best elevate its brand, using the space to aid customer retention with communications and branding.

Industry Awards

Best Player Protection
Product or System

The product or system showing innovation and creativity to highlight and protect vulnerable players, going above and beyond regulatory requirements.

Nominees will be required to produce supporting evidence or references.

Best Diversity and
Inclusion Employer

The employer showing greater diversity and equality on their board and at all levels of management; companies showing progressive levels of inclusivity to create a more diverse workforce; companies that have changed their policies on promotion to encourage more upward movement for minority staff of all kinds.

CHIPS Corporate
Community Engagement Award

Open to companies that have done something exceptional for a charity, their community or the greater good.

CHIPS Community
Engagement Award

Awarded to an employee of a casino based in Europe who has done something exceptional in fundraising or has worked extensively within their community for the greater good.

Rising Star

Awarded to an employee at management level for outstanding work, not just in ensuring company diligence, but in people management and all-round skills.

The employee must be working for casino based in Europe.

Casino International Outstanding Contribution Award

Bestowed upon an individual – working for a supplier – that has had a significant positive impact on the European casino industry. This person can be from any department including but not limited to sales, product/business development and marketing.

Lifetime Achievement

Bestowed upon an individual that has devoted a significant portion of their career to the gaming sector and demonstrated an unrivalled passion for the industry and its betterment.