Sigma 2017: The European Fantasy Sports Summit

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Oct/27/2017

Sigma 2017 is just around the corner and Gambling911.com will be in Malta to participate.  Among the agenda events, the European Fantasy Sports Summit.   Come Join Us

Conference Chair  

Ivan Filletti

Head of Operations &

Business Development,

Gaming Malta

08:00‑09:00

      

Registration and Coffee

09:00-09:10

      

Introductory address by conference chair

09:10-09:15

      

Audio Visual presentation capturing the DFS sector

09:15-09:45

      

Daily Fantasy Sports - the Global ‘State of the Union’

 

Jeffrey Haas, Chief International Officer, DraftKings

 

09:45-10:15

      

The European DFS Sector - Playing to Win

 

Jindrich Rajchl, CEO, Funtasysport.de

 

SiGMA igaming Jindrich Rajchl

 

10:15-10:30

      

The Global perspective and European Challenges

 

Jindrich Rajchl, CEO, Funtasysport.de

Jeffrey Haas, Chief International Officer, DraftKings

Hampus Hagloff, CEO, Fsport AB (Moderator)

 

 

10:30-10:45

      

Networking break

10:45-10:55

      

How is DFS answering the social and skill needs of the younger generation

 

Valéry Bollier, CEO, Oulala Games

 

10:55-11:25

      

DFS and the ‘Millenials’ challenge

 

Valéry Bollier, CEO, Oulala Games

Ross McCall, Co-Founder & CEO, MatchDay Fantasy

Hannes Andersson, CEO, Everysport Media Group (Moderator)

 

SiGMA igaming Ross McCall

SiGMA - igaming Hannes Andersson

 

11:25-11:45

      

The Football Club Experience and more

 

Mark Davies, Global Head of Partnership, Swansea FC

 

SiGMA igaming Mark Davies

11:45-12:30

      

A World of Regulatory Challenges in collaboration with IMGL

 

Henrik Norsk Hoffmann, Founding Partner, Nordic Gambling

Quirino Mancini, Partner Advisor, Tonucci & Partners

James Scicluna, Partner, WH Partners

Michele Magro, Senior Legal Advisor, MGA

Simon Planzer, Partner, Planzer Law

Tal Itzak Ron, Chairman, Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. (Moderator)

 

 

12:30-13:00

      

Delegates ‘Community Building’ Game

13:00-14:00

      

Networking lunch

14:00-14:30

Breakout Room

      

An Academic Proof that Fantasy Sports is a Skill Game

 

Rolf von Stein, CEO & Security Analyst,  Jester Secure iT Gmbh

 

SiGMA igaming Rolf von Stein

14:30-15:10

Breakout Room

      

Content Creation adding value to DFS and operators

 

Hannes Andersson, CEO, Everysport Media Group

 

15:10-15:30

Breakout Room

      

Data a powerful tool for DFS and much more

 

Roy Clemens, Sales Director, EMEA & APAC Media & Gaming

 

SiGMA igaming Roy Clemens

 

15:30-16:00

Breakout Room

      

Wrap up and Closing Remarks

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