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Ukrainian Gaming Summit announces Olga Finkel (WH Partners) and Jaka Repansek (Republis) as keynote speakers

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Ukrainian Gaming Summit announces Olga Finkel (WH Partners) and Jaka Repansek (Republis) as keynote speakers
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The organizers are honored to announce two more keynote speakers for the Ukrainian Gaming Summit which is going to be held at the Hyatt Regency Kiev on the 17th of November. Just by taking a look at the agenda, you will notice that this is a must attend event this autumn with important regulatory topics being planned in order to increase the content quality for the regulator, legislator and all attending companies.

The two speakers will join the “Gaming legislation for Ukraine – kick-start of the new market” panel which also features speakers such as Iryna Sergienko and Bogdan Coman.

The key topics of the panel will highlight the basic principles of licensing and the optimal mechanisms of state regulation and supervision.

The panel is designed to shed light on the key legal and technological instruments for the state supervision as well as for consumer protection through the state governing

Among the topics you will also get the chance to access an analysis of the existing Ukrainian law projects.

 

Short overview of the speakers:

Dr. Olga Finkel is the founder and the managing partner of WH Partners, a law firm based in Malta.  Olga is an expert in gambling and technology law and a leading internet and e-commerce lawyer, being ranked as a tier 1 lawyer in the Global Gaming and Gambling category of Chambers and Partners, in addition to being commended by the Legal 500 and other legal directories.

Specialising in gaming law, Olga provides advice on regulatory, compliance, regulatory, strategic and commercial matters to a range of gaming companies, including leading global gaming institutions.

Dr. Finkel has also assisted the governments in designing and redesigning regulatory regimes for gaming, both online and land-based.

Olga holds a Doctor of Laws degree from the University of Malta as well as a Master of Science degree in IT and Economics from the Academy of Economics, Kharkov, Ukraine.  She is a member of the International Masters of Gaming Law since 2013.  Dr Finkel is also a lecturer in gaming law at the University of Malta

Jaka Repansek LL.B, MBA, is the founder and managing partner of RePublis d.o.o., a Slovenian based legal and business consulting firm. He has been working for various TIME (Telecom, Internet, Media, Entertainment) companies since 1996. He is recognized as one of the leading experts on gaming and media law in Slovenia. After graduating from Greenwood High School (Springfield, Missouri, USA) in 1992, Jaka graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

He gained his graduate degree from Cambridge University in England and Faculty of Law in Ljubljana (Diploma in European Community Law) and completed two-year MBA graduate studies at the University of Kansas in USA. Jaka is an active member of IMGL (Slovenia) and a member of several other domestic and international organizations and is active also as lecturer in various seminars and conferences.

 

Make sure you have a seat at this unique event where you and your company will get the opportunity to network with the local industry and the government officials. Register today!

Ticket price breakdown:

Advance Rate (25% off) – 312 EUR – Expires 10.11.2017

Regular Rate (no discount) – 498 EUR – Expires 17.11.2017

Registrations here: https://ugs2017.com.ua/register-now/

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Prague Gaming Summit 2020 speaker profile: Ievgeniia Derbal (Head of Legal at Parimatch)

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The 4th edition of the Prague Gaming Summit will take place on 6 March 2020 and welcomes leading operators, service providers and gambling industry experts from all across Europe.

On the 6th of March at the Prague Gaming Summit, you have the opportunity to dive into several subjects, among which also the “Market Rundown: Ukraine, Poland and Greece”

As mentioned in earlier press releases, Prague Gaming Summit 2020 will bring a brand new format of speeches and more trending themes as it did in the early years.

Among the leading experts that will share their latest information, you have the opportunity to hear more about updates from the Ukrainian gambling industry from Ievgeniia Derbal – Parimatch

Evgenia is Head of Legal for Parimatch, and is responsible for the coordination of the legal function at Parimatch Holding. Evgenia is based at Parimatch’s head office in Cyprus, and is responsible for corporate structuring, tax planning, building commodity – cash flows, protecting the intellectual property of the Holding and coordinating with legal teams at local offices.

Evgenia’s expertise is in gambling taxation, intellectual property rights, and regulatory compliance. For seven years, she led Konnov and Sozanovsky’s tax practice and most recently, was Head of Legal at Media Group FILM.UA, where she was responsible for building and coordinating a team of 20 lawyers.

Evgenia has experience in the development of legislative and regulatory acts and has participated in public councils. Evgenia has diplomas in law and economics from the International Science and Technology University in Kiev.

A keen sportswoman, Evgenia enjoys skiing, snowboarding, wakeboarding, surfing, and windsurfing. She loves to travel, and spend as much time as possible with her family and two-year-old son.

Do not miss this unique opportunity to learn and networking with the leaders of the industry.

Order your Delegate Pass or VIP Package (Delegate Pass +Accommodation) now!

Here is a testimonial that has been left by Russell Mifsud, one of the attending delegates of the 2019 edition of Prague Gaming Summit:

I thoroughly enjoyed attending the Prague Gaming Summit. The agenda was relevant, content was good and the caliber of speakers was excellent. I also welcomed the opportunity to catch up with some old faces and forge ties with new ones. Kudos to Zoltan and the team. I look forward to attending again next year.

Russell Mifsud

Gaming industry specialist – Associate Director at KPMG

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Prague Gaming Summit 2020 speaker profile: Maximilian von Portatius (Co-Founder and Managing Director of SPONSOR.ONLINE)

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The 4th edition of the Prague Gaming Summit will take place on 6 March 2020 and welcomes leading operators, service providers and gambling industry experts from all across Europe.

On the 6th of March at the Prague Gaming Summit, you have the opportunity to dive into several subjects, among which also the “You Thought Millennials Are Hard To Please? Are You Ready For Generation Z”

As mentioned in earlier press releases, Prague Gaming Summit 2020 will bring a brand new format of speeches and more trending themes as it did in the early years.

Among the leading experts that will share their latest information, you have the opportunity to hear more about the sports sponsorship industry and eSports from Maximilian von Portatius – SPONSOR.ONLINE

After 17 years at UEFA as a Venue Director and Stadium Inspector. Maximilian von Portatius became Co-Founder and Managing Director of SPONSOR.ONLINE, a digital marketplace for sport sponsoring, where professional teams and brands connect with each other. The company was founded in Switzerland in 2018. FIFA World Cup winner Christian Karembeu joined the company in 2019 as an investor and partner to change the sports sponsorship industry.

Do not miss this unique opportunity to learn and networking with the leaders of the industry.

Order your Delegate Pass or VIP Package (Delegate Pass +Accommodation) now!

Here is a testimonial that has been left by Tal Zamstein, one of the attending delegates of the 2019 edition of Prague Gaming Summit:

It was great to have the operators and suppliers with the presence in the CEE territories under one roof. It is always very useful to discover the challenges and see the trends of the industry in the newly regulated markets.

Tal Zamstein

Group Head of Gaming at Fortuna Group

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Prague Gaming Summit 2020 speaker profile: Morten Ronde (CEO at Danish Online Gambling Association and Managing Partner at Nordic Gambling)

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The 4th edition of the Prague Gaming Summit will take place on 6 March 2020 and welcomes leading operators, service providers and gambling industry experts from all across Europe.

On the 6th of March at the Prague Gaming Summit, you have the opportunity to dive into several subjects, among which also the “IMGL MasterClass – The trend towards restrictions”

As mentioned in earlier press releases, Prague Gaming Summit 2020 will bring a brand new format of speeches and more trending themes as it did in the early years.

Among the leading experts that will share their latest information, you have the opportunity to hear more about the gambling industry restrictions in the Nordic countries from Morten Ronde during the IMGL MasterClass.

Morten Ronde has 20 years of experience from working in the gambling industry.

His background is in gambling regulation. He started his career in the Danish State Lottery and worked later 12 years as legal counsel for the Danish Gambling Authority. During his time as a regulator, he drafted the Danish online gambling reform that allowed for open licensing of betting and online casino operators in Denmark. The Danish gambling model is still considered one of the best gambling regimes in the world and has inspired many countries to adopt similar regulations.

Morten received the ”European Regulator of the Year Award” in 2010 from the International Masters of Gaming Law.

Since 2012 Morten has been working in the private sector of the gambling industry and has been advising clients in all sectors of the industry on regulatory affairs issues.

Morten acts as CEO of the Danish Online Gambling Association (DOGA), a trade association for online gambling operators in Denmark and as Director of Education and Association Development of the International Masters of Gaming (IMGL), the pre-eminent global gambling law network.

Do not miss this unique opportunity to learn and networking with the leaders of the industry.

Order your Delegate Pass or VIP Package (Delegate Pass +Accommodation) now!

Here is a testimonial that has been left by Vasilije Lekovic, one of the attending delegates of the 2019 edition of Prague Gaming Summit:

Prague Gaming Summit is a great place to discuss the current hot topics in the gaming industry and exchange opinions and ideas with the most relevant people from the operator, affiliate and provider sides. It was a pleasure joining the panel about the relationship between operators, affiliates and regulators and sharing my views from the Trustly perspective.

Vasilije Lekovic

Director of Gaming Accounts at Trustly

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