iGaming Forum 2020 Schedule

Networking Schedule

Monday, May, 25 from 17:00

By invitation ONLY – Official Dinner Banquet

1. Beat the Queue – Early Registration
2. Welcoming cocktail
3. Networking Dinner
4. Poker Tournament

Venue: Casino Cosmopol

Tuesday, May, 26 

By invitation ONLY – Official Dinner Banquet

1. The Women in Gaming Breakfast ( 8:00 – 8:45 am)
2. Sundowner Cruise
3. Official Dinner Banquet

Venue: Café Opera

Wednesday , May, 27 from 15:00

 UnWind & ReWind UnWind & ReWind

Venue: Vau De Ville

iGF Executive – Tuesday, May, 26

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8:00 – 8:45

Registration & Morning Coffee

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8:45 – 8:50

Welcome from Organizer

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8:50 – 9:00

Chairman’s Opening Remarks

Bengt Jönsson, Chairman at iGamingForum 2020

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9:00 - 9:20

 Keynote: Sweden – The State of a Nation

Camilla Rosenberg, Director General  at Spelinspektionen

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9:20 – 10:00

Panel: Looking at other Scandinavian jurisdictions and the rest of the Nordic

Moderator:
Bengt Jönsson, Chairman at iGaming Forum 2020

Christer Fahlstedt, CEO at PAF
Birgitte Sand, Director at Spillemyndigheden (Danish Gambling Authority)
TBC Speaker From Nordic Gambling

 

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10:00 - 10:30

Morning Coffee

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10:30 – 11:10

The CEO Panel: The next frontier – New Jurisdictions, Innovation and Strategy

Moderator:
Per Jadung, CEO at Casino Cosmopol

Tobias Fagerlund, CEO & President at Global Gaming
Tomas Bäckman, CEO at Hero Gaming

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11:10 – 11:30

Topic to be Announced

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11:30 – 12:10

Panel: Zooming in on Innovation, M&A’s and Strategic partnerships

Moderator:
Michal Kopec, Head of M&A at Better Collective

Philip Doftvik, Director of Investor Relations & Corporate Finance at LeoVegas
Rune Löderup, Chairman at Raging Bull Invest AB

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12:10 – 12:50

Panel: Reaching your clients – Acquisition and retention strategies in increasingly regulated and competitive gaming markets

Klas Winberg, CMO at RakeTech
Peter Ekmark, CEO at Internet Vikings
Erik Hellqvist, CMO at Wunderino

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12:50 – 14:00

Networking Lunch and Dedicated EXPO time

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14:00 – 14:20

“The Swedish Lesson”  – Economic impacts of the legalisation and regulation of gaming

Adam Kostyál, Senior Vice President & Head of Listings at Nasdaq

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14:20 – 15:00

The meeting of the minds: Lost in translation – Black, Grey or White?

Moderator:
Michael Caselli, Founder of iGaming Business

Gustaf Hoffstedt, Secretary General at BOS

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15:00 – 15:30

Afternoon Refreshments

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15:30 – 16:00

Panel: Content is always King – Innovative content solutions for the Scandinavian region and beyond

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16:10 – 16:50

Panel: Pushing Disruption and Innovation through Diversity

Moderator:
Christina Thankor-Ranking, Principal Consultant at 1710 Gaming

Ranjana Adhikari, Co-head Media Entertainment at Nishith Desai Associates

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16:50

Chairman’s Closing Remarks and End of Executive Conference

Emerging Gaming Markets – Tuesday, May, 26

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8:00 – 8:45

Registration & Morning Coffee

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10:00 – 10:30

Morning Coffee (Dedicated EXPO time)

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10:30 – 10:35

Morning Chairman’s Opening Remarks

Giulia Jalmerot – Timarco, Head of Content at iGaming Forum

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10:35 - 11:20

Setting the Scene: Opening Panel and Jurisdictional Pitch

Moderator:
Giulia Jalmerot – Timarco, Head of Content at iGaming Forum

Ranjana Adhikari, Co-head Media Entertainment at Nishith Desai Associates
Dr. George Lin, Managing Partner at Lin & Partner
Pablo Bermudez, Founder at Super Calamansi (TBC)

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12:00 – 13:00

Panel: Marketing and the Asian customer

Dov Allin, CEO at  MarketingCrossMediaAsia
Johan Styren, CEO at Dilanti Media
Bhavesh Parthi, Head of Affiliates at OPPA BET (TBC)
Shino Besson, Operations Manager Japan at GameLounge (TBC)

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13:00 - 14:00

Networking Lunch Break (dedicated Expo time)

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14:00 – 14:40

Panel: Developing games for the Asian market – What are customers and operators looking for?

Staffan Lindgren, Partner at Alpha Nordic Capital (TBC)
Rune Löderup, Chairman at Raging Bull Invest AB
Michael Charlton, Asia Pacific Director at GVC Group (TBC)

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14:40 – 15:00

Keynote: An US Outlook – Understanding the current landscape

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15:00 – 15:30

Afternoon Networking Break (EXPO Time)

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15:30 – 16:10

Panel: State by State – Licensing, taxation and timeline to realization

Brendan Bussmann, Partner & Director at Government Affairs
Krister Malm, Founder & Group CEO at Oddsium

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16:10 – 16:50

Panel: “Lost in Translation” – Understanding consumer preferences and how to market to them Solving hurdels.

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16:50 – 17:00

Chairman’s Closing Remarks and End of Stream

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17:00

Networking Drinks

Responsible Gambling Scandinavia- Tuesday, May, 26

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13:00 – 14:00

Networking Lunch

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14:00 – 14:05

Afternoon Chairman’s Opening Remarks

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14:05 – 14:30

Keynote: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Responsible Gambling (RG) – How it can make or break your business

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14:30 - 15:00

Panel: Fighting match fixing and promoting integrity in Sports

Gustaf Hoffstedt, Secretary General at BOS
Maria Wennerberg Sedigh, Senior Advisor at SPER
Daniel Vicente, Head of Esports, Mobile & Gaming at LaLiga

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15:00 – 15:30

Afternoon Refreshments (EXPO Time)

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15:30 - 16:10

Panel: Getting to grips with Self – Exclusion and the National Consumer Protection Framework (NCPF)

Jenna Ekström, Responsible Gaming Manager at PAF
Jenny Nilzon, CEO at SPER
Linda Lomborg, Head of Responsible Gambling and Charity Lotteries at Spillemyndigheden (Danish Gambling Authority)

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16:10 – 16:30

Topic To Be Announced

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16:30 – 17:00

Panel: Defining and clarifying responsible marketing and compliance within gambling

Maria Wennerberg Sedigh, Senior Advisor at SPER
Speaker from Nordic Gambling (TBC)

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17:00 – 17:10

Afternoon Chairman’s Closing Remarks

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17:10

Networking Drinks

Seamless Paymenets – Tuesday, May, 26

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8:00 – 8:45

Registration & Morning Coffee

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10:00 – 10:30

Morning Coffee (Dedicated EXPO time)

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10:30 – 10:35

Morning Chairman’s Opening Remarks

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10:35 - 11:00

Keynote: Disruption and Innovation in payments for the regional and global gaming industry


To Be Announced Speaker from Facebook

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11:00 – 11:40

Panel: Solving challenges deriving from international transactions

Guilherme Cavatorta, Banking Manager at Asian Payment Specialist
Isabel Delisle, Head of Payments at Pinnacle (TBC)

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11:40 - 12:00

Mobile Payments

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12:00 - 12:20

Payments and Cybersecurity within Gaming

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12:20 – 13:00

Panel: Fintech in the new era of gaming

Frank Schuengel, Operations Manager at BTB88

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13:00

Networking Lunch Break (dedicated Expo time)

MARCOM & Affiliate Forum – Tuesday, May, 26

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13:00 – 14:00

Networking Lunch

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14:00 – 14:05

Afternoon Chairman’s Opening Remarks

Michael Caselli, Founder at iGaming Business

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14:05 – 14:30

Opening Keynote: Looking North – An Industry Update

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14:30 - 15:00

Panel: Regulating gaming affiliates – The next big thing?


Peter Ekmark,
CEO at Internet Vikings

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15:00 – 15:30

Afternoon Refreshments (EXPO TIME)

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15:30 - 16:00

Panel: Goggles on Google – Navigating the latest updates

Krister Malm, Founder & Group CEO at Oddsium
Marcos Oliveira, Clever Advertisement (TBC)

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16:00 – 16:30

Panel: If you build it, they will come – Building a strong, solid and long partnership with operators

Johan Styren, CEO at Dilanti Media
Markus Jalmerot, Founder at NoWagering.Casino
Shino Besson, Operations Manager Japan at  GameLounge (TBC)

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16:30 – 17:00

Panel: The new frontier of M&As – Acquiring affiliates and strategic partnerships in emerging gaming markets

Michal Kopec, Head of M&A at Better Collective
Klas Winberg, CMO at RakeTech
Dov Allin, CEO at MarketingCrossMediaAsia

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17:00 – 17:05

Chairman’s Closing Remarks

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17:05

Networking Drinks

Esports Rising – Tuesday, May, 26

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10:00 – 10:30

Morning Coffee

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10:30 – 10:35

Chairman’s Opening Remarks

Sophie Bennett, Social Media & Content Manager Gaming at Kindred Group (TBC)

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10:35 – 11:00

Keynote: Understanding the Esports Ecosystem and the vision for the Scandinavian Esports industry

Nasim Abu Qouta from DreamHack

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11:00 - 11:40

Panel: “If you build it, they will come” – Building your brand and assessing the true value and potential of brand sponsorships for the gambling industry

Bernhard Mogk, SVP Global Sales and BD at ESL Gaming
Nasim Abu Qouta from DreamHack

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11:40 – 12:20

Panel: Esports Betting – The next big thing

Moderator:
Kim Lund, CEO at Aftermarch Interactive

Lars Lien, CEO at Luckbox
Benjamin Bradkte, CCO at ESP
Marco Blume, Trading Director at Pinnacle

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12:20 - 13:00

Panel: Esports Integrity and Regulation

Ian Smith, Integrity Commissioner at ESIC (Esports Integrity Coalition)
Sam Gomersall, Sport Integrity Manager at Pinnacle
Daniel Vicente, Head of Esports, Mobile & Gaming at LaLiga

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13:00

Networking Lunch (dedicated Expo time)