ATLANTIC CITY, NJ--(Marketwired - Feb 18, 2015) - Friedmutter Group Architecture & Design Studios, a worldwide firm specializing in mixed-use hospitality, casino and entertainment projects, will be an Organizing Sponsor of the 19thannual East Coast Gaming Congress & iGaming Institute, which will take place May 27 - 28, 2015, at The Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa in Atlantic City.

Friedmutter Group, an award winning, internationally recognized architecture, interior design, and master planning firm, was founded in 1992 by Brad Friedmutter to service and focus specifically and exclusively within the gaming and hospitality industry.

"We are very pleased to be one of the proud sponsors of the East Coast Gaming Congress," said Friedmutter. "This year the conference is taking place at an important time in our industry and we are delighted to present so many critical issues and exciting developments together in a positive and educational atmosphere."

ECGC & iGaming Institute brings prominent industry leaders -- from industry, government, Wall Street, law and other sectors -- who collectively set the policies and make the critical decisions into one forum where their ideas can be cross-pollinated and placed in the broadest context. With the many forms of legalized gambling beginning to converge -- from land-based casinos to Internet gaming to lotteries -- ECGC & iGaming Institute provides attendees with the critical insights necessary to understand where, when and how the gaming will be reshaped.

More than 600 gaming operators, equipment manufacturers, regulators, attorneys, architects, analysts, public officials, investors and other gaming-related professionals are expected to attend ECGC & iGaming Institute. The full conference schedule and registration are available at Early-bird registration savings are in effect through Friday, May 1.

Taking place at the spectacular Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa, ECGC & iGaming Institute provides attendees with not only valuable insight and education by those most knowledgeable about this evolving industry, but also outstanding opportunities for networking, professional development and business-to-business discussions.

The iGaming Institute launches the conference on May 27, followed by the always popular and well-attended Welcome Reception. Thursday brings a full day of comprehensive sessions addressing the most critical issues facing the industry today, and includes breakout panels highlighting regional issues, new gaming options on the horizon, a Keynote Luncheon Address, updates from Wall Street, and two panels featuring the CEOs of major East Coast operators.

The East Coast Gaming Congress & iGaming Institute is organized and produced by Spectrum Gaming Group, an independent research and regulatory consulting firm, Cooper Levenson, Attorneys at Law, and Friedmutter Group Architecture & Design Studios. For more information and to register, visit