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Venue confirmed for IAGR2022

IAGR2022 is set to hit Australian shores, taking place in Melbourne from 17 to 20 October.

Themed “A kickstart for collaboration”, this year’s event host is the Victorian Gambling and Casino Control Commission.

We’re pleased to confirm that the venue for IAGR2022 is Novotel Melbourne on Collins. Centrally located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, the hotel provides the perfect hub for you to enjoy the conference, rest, and explore the bustling city in your downtime.

As IAGR delegates, you can enjoy a 10% discount on the best available flexible daily rate at the hotel from 16 to 21 October. This discount is available to book until 16 September. Lock your room in at this discounted rate by calling Novotel’s Reservation Department on +61 3 9667 5800, or you can email Please quote block code VGCCC2022 to access the discount.

Come for IAGR2022, stay to explore Melbourne 

Set on the shores of picturesque Port Phillip Bay, the southern-most city of mainland Australia is Melbourne; the capital city of Victoria where creativity and innovation come together to deliver great events and exciting places to explore.

Melbourne is rich in aesthetics, with its beauty enhanced by the meandering Yarra River, immaculate parks and gardens, public art, classical buildings and innovative design. Melbourne is a vibrant and multicultural destination bursting with galleries, theatres, exceptional food and wine, hidden laneways and with an impressive year-round calendar of major events and festivals.

As a major Australian gateway, Melbourne is easily accessible for international delegates and easy to navigate once arrived. Perfect to explore on foot or via an extensive transport network, Melbourne invites you to discover its creative culture, expressed in its food, fashion, events, arts and music scene.

If you want to explore further afield, the unique natural beauty of regional Victoria is just a short trip away. Inspiring day trips are waiting to be enjoyed just over an hour from the city centre. Discover Victoria’s rugged and dramatic coastlines, incredible food and boutique wineries, wellbeing experiences and charming regional villages

Victoria scenery

The Twelve Apostles, Great Ocean Road, Victoria

IAGR2022 tickets on sale soon

We had a great response to our call for speakers, and we’re now working hard to confirm the lineup and program. We’ll share details and open up for ticket sales soon.

After the last two years of disruption, we look forward to meeting many members and industry stakeholders in person in Melbourne.