Macau After Dark (MAD) is a quarterly series of networking social events for the hospitality, entertainment and gaming industry in Macau, hosted by leading industry media outlet Inside Asian Gaming.
While primarily an informal networking event, MAD usually features one Showcase Sponsor offering a very brief presentation of a new product or service to the industry.
Who attends MAD?
Each MAD brings together key industry decision-makers with the people they want to meet in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Attendees must work for an operator (land-based or online), supplier to an operator, VIP promoter, hotelier, entertainment business or be connected to the industry in some way. All attendees supply their business cards upon entrance to each MAD event. There is also a select VIP list for each event.
Where and when is MAD held?
Macau After Dark is always held on a Friday night, once per quarter, with a new venue in Macau chosen for each event. Each venue offers free flow wine and beer plus finger food, and range from casual pubs through to more upmarket cocktail lounges.
MAD events held to date as are follows:
Fri 15 Feb 2019
Duffy’s Irish Pub at Broadway Macau
Fri 10 May 2019
Fri 02 Aug 2019
Fri 15 Nov 2019
Prem1er Bar & Tasting Lounge
No event held in 2020Q1 due to pandemic
Fri 17 Jul 2020
Kam Pek Bar
Fri 09 Oct 2020
Vasco Bar & Lounge in Grand Lapa Hotel
Fri 11 Dec 2020
Galeria Lisboa at Macau Fisherman’s Wharf
Fri 5 Mar 2021
Fri 11 Jun 2021
Sofitel Macau at Ponte 16
Fri 17 Sep 2021
Paulaner Wirtshaus Macau
Fri 17 Dec 2021
Vasco Bar & Lounge at Artyzen Grand Lapa Macau
How can I get involved?
From 2021, due to its enormous popularity, MAD is now strictly by invitation only. Invited guests must RSVP, and be confirmed by having an event entry ticket on their phones. All guests must supply their business cards upon arrival. There is also a select VIP list for each event.
A range of sponsorship opportunities are also available, each of which includes a number of entry tickets.
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