Schedule

08:00
08:00 - 12:00

Free Networking Session

12:00
12:00 - 12:45

THE STRATEGY OF RESTARTING THE ONLINE SPORTS BETTING INDUSTRY (panel discussion)

A discussion about the key elements that will lead to the restart of the online sports betting industry in the USA.

The discussion will be joined by:

- State Representative Brandt Iden (61st District in the Michigan House of Representatives)

- Kip Levin (President of FanDuel Group)

- David Highhill (Vice President, Strategy and Analytics at National Football League (NFL))

- Jeremy Kleiman (Gaming Attorney and Member at Saiber LLC)


The discussion will be moderated by Dr. Joerg Hofmann (Partner at MELCHERS LAW).

12:50
12:50 - 13:35

NAVIGATING THE SIGNIFICANT CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES IN US SPORTS BETTING & ONLINE GAMING IN AN EVER CHANGING WORLD POST COVID-19 (panel discussion)

An important discussion about the challenges and opportunities of US sports betting and online gaming post-COVID-19.

The discussion will be joined by:

- Bill Pascrell, III (Partner at Princeton Public Affairs Group, Inc.)

- Joe Asher (CEO at William Hill US)

- Adam Greenblatt (CEO of Roar Digital, LLC)

- Benjie Cherniak (Managing Director of SG Digital’s Don Best Sports group)


The discussion will be moderated by Jeremy Kleiman (Gaming Attorney and Member at Saiber LLC).

13:40
13:40 - 14:25

THE FUTURE OF LEGALIZED SPORTS BETTING IN CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA AND TEXAS (panel discussion)

The discussion will be joined by:

- Bill Pascrell, III (Partner at Princeton Public Affairs Group, Inc.)

- Daniel Wallach (Founder at Wallach Legal LLC)


The discussion will be moderated by Matt Carey (Reporter at VIXIO GamblingCompliance).

(more speakers will be added soon)

14:30
14:30 - 15:15

OUTLOOK FOR US GAMING – WHEN CAN WE EXPECT THE US GAMING MARKET TO NORMALISE (panel discussion)

- Nick Papadoglou (Chief Commercial Officer at Intralot Inc/US - Head of Sports Betting in the US)

- Evan Davis (Sports Wagering Consultant at Pivot Sports Group)

- Jon Kaplowitz (Head of Penn Interactive)


The discussion will be moderated by Wayne Kimmel (Managing Partner of SeventySix Capital).

15:20
15:20 - 16:05

LAS VEGAS – RE-LAUNCH OF THE STRIP (panel discussion)

Lined with upscale casino hotels, the neon-soaked Strip is quintessential Las Vegas. The COVID-19 period has certainly taken its toll, but we are going to explore the many new opportunities this restart presents.

The discussion will be joined by:

- Jay Kornegay (Vice President Race & Sports Operations - Westgate LV Resort & Casino)

- Seth Schorr (CEO of Fifth Street Gaming and Chairman of Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino)

- Matthew Holt (President at U.S. Integrity)


The discussion will be moderated by Benjie Cherniak (Managing Director of SG Digital’s Don Best Sports group).

16:10
16:10 - 16:55

ESPORTS BETTING VS CLASSIC SPORTS BETTING IN NORTH AMERICA (panel discussion)

The discussion will be joined by:

- J Moses (Investor & Board Advisor of Bet.Works)

- Grant Johnson (CEO at Esports Entertainment Group)

- David McDowell (Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder at FSB​)

- Mark Robson (Co-Founder at Champion Sports​)


The discussion will be moderated by Marek Suchar (Head of Partnerships at Oddin.gg).

17:00
17:00 - 17:45

VIRTUAL GAMING, IS IT GAINING TRACTION IN AMERICA AND CANADA? (panel discussion)

The discussion will be joined by:

- John Gordon (CEO & Co-Founder of Incentive Games)

- Araksi Sargsyan (Head Of Business Development at DS Virtual Gaming)

- Lazar Miučin (VP of Strategic Partnerships at NSoft)

- Martin Wachter (CEO at Golden Race)


The discussion will be moderated by Jaka Repanšek (Media and TECH Law Expert).

08:00
08:00 - 12:30

Free Networking Session

12:35
12:35 - 13:35

INNOVATION DURING AND POST COVID-19 – HOW IS THE INDUSTRY ADAPTING? (panel discussion)

The discussion will be joined by:

- Dr. Laila Mintas (Advisor and C-Level Executive at Dr. Mintas Consulting)

- Sara Slane (Founder at Slane Advisory)

- Daniel J. Kustelski (CEO & Co-founder at Chalkline Sports)

- Dmitry Starostenkov (CEO at Evenbet Gaming - the leading poker platform provider)

- Ismail Vali (Chief Product & Marketing Officer at A GAME ABOVE ApS)


The discussion will be moderated by Jaka Repanšek (Media and TECH Law Expert).

13:40
13:40 - 14:30

COMPLIANCE AND CERTIFICATION DURING COVID-19 (panel discussion)

While focusing on the restart of the industry, we must also not overlook certification and compliance related topics. We will examine how testing laboratories and industry certification academies are coping with the subject.

The discussion will be joined by:

- Karen Marcela Sierra-Hughes (Director, Latin America and Caribbean Government Relations and Business Development at Gaming Laboratories International)

- Charles Harper (Head of North America at iGaming Academy)

- Pieter Remmers (Chairman of G4 (Global Gambling Guidance Group))

- Eric Weiss (Deputy Executive Director, Technical Services at N.J. Division of Gaming Enforcement)


The discussion will be moderated by Zoltán Tűndik (Co-Founder at HIPTHER Agency).

14:40
14:40 - 15:15

TRIBAL GAMING INDUSTRY – A NEW ERA

The discussion will be joined by:

- Kevin Quigley (Indian Affairs & Gaming Business Counsel at Foley & Quigley PLC)

- Tom Foley (Foley & Quigley Law PLC)


The discussion will be moderated by Jonodev Chaudhuri (Chair, Indian Law & Policy Practice at Quarles & Brady LLP).

15:20
15:20 - 16:05

THE FUTURE OF ONLINE GAMING IN CANADA (panel discussion)

The discussion will be joined by:

- Ilkim Hincer (Executive Vice President & Chief Legal Officer at Hard Rock International)

- Benjie Levy (President/COO at Score Media and Gaming Inc)

- Chantal Cipriano (Gaming & Regulatory Lawyer at Dickinson Wright)


The discussion will be moderated by Fernando Saffores (Founder & Director at Focus Gaming News).

16:10
16:10 - 16:55

RESPONSIBLE GAMING: LESSONS LEARNED FROM EUROPE AND VICE VERSA (panel discussion)

The discussion will be joined by:

- Keith S. Whyte (Executive Director at the National Council on Problem Gambling)

- Martin Lycka (Dir. of Regulatory Affairs at GVC)

- John Millington (Head of US Operations for EPIC Risk Managment)

- Jack Symons (Co-Founder & Director at Gamban)


The discussion will be moderated by Bill Pascrell, III (Partner at Princeton Public Affairs Group, Inc.).

17:00
17:00 - 18:10

THE CURRENT & FUTURE STATE OF THE SPORTS BETTING INVESTMENT LANDSCAPE (panel discussion)

The discussion will be joined by:

- Mohit Kansal (Partner at the Clairvest Group)

- Julian Fialkow (Senior Investment Associate at DRIVE by DraftKings)

- Ahmad Nassar (Chief Executive Officer of OneTeam Partners LLC)

- Chad Stender (Managing Director at SeventySix Capital)

- David VanEgmond (Head of Strategy & Corporate Development at Barstool Sport)

- Don Cornwell (Partner at PJT Partners)


The discussion will be moderated by Lloyd Danzig (Founder & CEO at Sharp Alpha Advisors).

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