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All eyes on the casino industry, payments and compliance, among the topics at MBGSVE2020 (Virtual Conference)
The casino industry, payments industry, and future compliance to be in the spotlight on the 7th of May during virtual conference.
Big names of the casino, payments, and gambling compliance industry are joining the discussions at European Gaming Media’s (part of Hipther Agency) first virtual conference this year which will take place on the 7th of May.
You can register on this link to save your seat (no travel needed, you can attend from the comfort of your home or office)
PLEASE NOTE: If you are already a registered delegate of MARE BALTICUM Gaming Summit, you
don’t have to purchase a new ticket!
IS THE ONLINE CASINO INDUSTRY BENEFITING DURING SPORTS TOURNAMENT DISRUPTION?
Sports betting enthusiasts are spending more time playing casino games and with all the land-based casino lockdowns, the online casino industry should be benefiting the most. Among the verticals that have seen an increased activity is the online poker industry. While live tournaments are being canceled, the poker players are moving online and resurrecting the online poker industry. But, is this the real case?
The experts of the "IS THE ONLINE CASINO INDUSTRY BENEFITING DURING SPORTS TOURNAMENT
DISRUPTION PERIOD: panel discussion, which will be moderated by Andrius Gabnys (Attorney At Law - Gabnys Law Firm), is joined by Beyza Orazova (Head of Sales, iGaming at DIMOCO Carrier Billing), Vadim Potapenko (Head of sales at Slotegrator), Dmitry Starostenkov (CEO at Evenbet Gaming - the leading poker platform provider), Jan Urbanec (CEO at Endorphina), Vladimir Malakchi (Chief Business Development Officer at Evoplay Entertainment), and Nadiya Attard (Director of Sales at Relax Gaming).
THE PAYMENTS INDUSTRY DURING COVID-19
Social distancing is keeping people in their homes and with this comes more online spending. The fiat currencies are doing good during this crisis, however, cryptocurrencies are losing their value fast. We will analyze if there are growths in the transaction volumes and how the spend is increasing during this period but also keeping an eye on cybersecurity.
The discussion will be moderated by Dr. Simon Planzer (Partner at PLANZER LAW), and will be joined by Simon Dorsen (Director of Gaming at OKTO - Gaming Fintech solutions), Vytautas Karalevičius (Co-founder at Bankera), Vasilije Lekovic (Director of Gaming at Trustly), Saulius Racevičius (CEO at ConnectPay), Olga Golikova (Head of Billing at Parimatch), and Marc Riedi (Director, paysafecard Switzerland, a Paysafe Company).
WILL ADVERTISEMENT BANNING STILL BE ENFORCED AFTER COVID-19?
While battling against COVID-19, European countries are spending a huge amount of incomes and once the battle is over, the state budget has to be supplemented. Will legislators consider lifting advertisement bans in order to allow operators and affiliates to relaunch their activities and start running the business, while paying taxes.
Compliance experts and lawyers, regulators are going to join the “WILL ADVERTISEMENT BANNING STILL BE ENFORCED AFTER COVID-19?” panel discussion, which will be moderated by Dr. Joerg Hofmann (Partner at MELCHERS LAW).
The discussion will be joined by Sören Meius (Estonian Ministry of Finance), Morten Ronde (CEO at Danish Online Gambling Association and Managing Partner at Nordic Gambling), Joe Ewens (Managing Editor of GamblingCompliance at VIXIO), Gustaf Hoffstedt (Secretary-General at the Swedish Trade Association for Online Gambling), and Ivan Liashenko (Chief Marketing Officer at Parimatch).
As mentioned above the virtual edition of #MBGS2020VE will be held on the 7 th of May and will gather 300 gambling industry professionals who can attend virtually from their internet browser. The gathering will allow virtual delegates to network at virtual tables in the virtual deal room and conduct 1 on 1 meetings with their prospects/clients/partners.
The conference will start at 9:30 AM CET on the 7 th of May and the participants will gain access to the
platform on 23 April.
For further inquiries about the 2020 edition of MBGS and BSG Awards,
speaking/attending/sponsoring options, make sure to send an e-mail to Andrada Bota (B2B Sales Executive at Hipther Agency) or subscribe to the weekly newsletter on the following link.
Among the supporters of the conference, you will also find Square in the Air as a strategic partner, and leading media outlets such as Online Casino Reports, CalvinaAyre.com, Focus Gaming News, Gioco News, iGaming Business, iGamingCalendar.com, Gambling Insider, InterGame, Global Legal Group, FortunaWeb, Commission Magazine, Slotegrator and much more.
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For media-related inquiries, please contact Alexandru Marginean (Marketing Specialist at Hipther
MARE BALTICUM Gaming Summit Live and BSG Awards
Information about the live edition of the conference and BSG Awards, which will be held on the 6th of August, will be announced at a later stage. The online voting stage for BSG Awards 2020 has been stopped and will be reset in order to allow all participants to focus on different matters.
A new online voting stage will be started between 1 and 30 June. Further information will be released in the upcoming weeks.
MARE BALTICUM Gaming Summit, also known as the Baltic and Scandinavian Gaming Summit & Awards offers the opportunity for both new companies and veterans, to learn about industry insights and compliance update, while also being part of a group that is at the forefront of the gambling industry in the Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Sweden, Denmark, and also from the DACH region.
The Summit approaches all regulatory and compliance related aspects of the mentioned markets and
also highlights some trending topics of the gambling industry.
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