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First Zurich iGaming Affiliate Conference Unites Online and Offline Casinos: Event Results

Publication date: 03 jul 2019

First Zurich iGaming Affiliate Conference Unites Online and Offline Casinos: Event Results

On June 21, Switzerland hosted the first Zurich iGaming Affiliate Conference organized by Smile-Expo International Company. The special feature of the event was the fact that it became a platform for networking between land-based and online casinos.

The conference dedicated to the latest trends in the gambling market took place at Sheraton Zurich Hotel. Speakers included top gambling experts and affiliate marketing specialists.

The event involved representatives of such well-known companies as PLANZER LAW, Global Bet, Oryx Gaming, PartnerMatrix, and Endorphina. By the way, Zurich iGaming Affiliate Conference brought together both online and offline gambling market players.

Core topics of the conference

Presentations by recognized gambling experts revealed critical market issues. Speakers discussed legal matters of gambling activity, certain aspects of business promotion, problem gambling, as well as blockchain opportunities in the gambling sector.

  • Dr. Simon Planzer, Partner at PLANZER LAW, made a presentation on subtle aspects in Swiss online gambling regulation. In particular, he talked about the new Gaming Act that came into force on January 1, 2019, and industry prospects.
  • Reuben Portanier, Founder of Afilexion Alliance, focused on main advantages of blockchain and its potential application in gambling.
  • Robert Toth from Global Bet explained how to use cutting-edge technologies in virtual sports.

Besides, Zurich iGaming Affiliate Conference featured four panel discussions dedicated to challenges and prospects of the gambling industry. The discussions engaged such specialists as Iris Sidler and Dr. Simon Planzer (PLANZER LAW), Jakub Kolomičenko (Endorphina), Reuben Portanier (Afilexion Alliance), Dan Iliovici (Rombet), Jovana Popovic (Oryx Gaming), Joe Ewens (GamblingCompliance), Levon Nikoghosyan (PartnerMatrix), Chris Looney (Red Tiger Gaming), Nicc Lewis (Expozive).

The discussions highlighted the nature of Belgian and Swiss gambling markets, responsible gaming as a way to combat ludomania, and iGaming personal data protection.

Networking and case studies

Besides the theoretical part, speakers and participants also introduced case studies and answered audience’s questions. Guests consisted of virtual and offline casino representatives, affiliates, lawyers, government regulators, and other individuals engaged in the gambling sector.

At Zurich iGaming Affiliate Conference, they extensively shared their experience, got acquainted, exchange contacts, and establish business relations. Presentations and panel discussions were followed by the Talks&Drinks afterparty with a relaxing atmosphere.

Organizers and partners

Smile-Expo expresses its gratitude to PLANZER LAW for support and collaboration. We appreciate Exclusive Sponsor of the event – Casino, Media Gambling Sponsor – Login Casino, Media Sponsor – YOGONET Gaming News, Special Participant – Oryx Gaming, and Informational Sponsor – Focus Gaming News.

The next event dedicated to gambling and СРА networks will be Georgia iGaming Affiliate Conference to be held on October 18 in Tbilisi.

More information about sponsors and event subject are available on the website of Georgia iGaming Affiliate Conference.

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