Sports bETTING Events

DAY Two

Wednesday, 28 February 2018

​08:30    Registration & Tea

09:00    International Keynote Address from the Chairperson “Exploring key growth markets

             and opportunities in India: lottery, sports betting, land based and online gaming -

             how to foster further growth?”
             Christina Thakor-Rankin – Principal Consultant, 1710 Gaming LTD., UK

09:30    Presentation: Roland Landers – CEO, All India Gaming Federation

10:00    Presentation: “Comparing India’s Casinos to Other Gaming Offerings Globally”
             Kit Szybala - Director of Research and Analysis, Global Market Advisors

10:30    NETWORKING TEA BREAK

11:00   Presentation: Security and payments services and how technology can be used to
            authenticate the user in gaming industry

11:30   Panel: The Casinos of India

  • How can growth be achieved in the face of restrictive regulation?
  • Experiences in several Indian jurisdictions: Goa, Sikkim and Daman
  • What is the growth potential and is there room for new entrants?
  • Navigating the licensing and regulations in different Indian jurisdictions

Panelists:
Manoj Jain – VP, Deltin Group

12:30    NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK

13:30   Panel: The next big opportunity - developed or emerging markets?
Panelists:
Albert Climent – Director, Bluesea Gaming



Stream 1: Sports Betting & Casino
Stream 2: Online and Mobile Gaming
14:30Panel: Problem gambling in India: Challenges, prevention and interventions
Panel: Data Protection: today’s challenges, tomorrow’s solutions
15:30NETWORKING TEA BREAKNETWORKING TEA BREAK
16:00Panel: No sure bet: The legal risks and rewards of operating in the grey marketPanel: Mobile gaming market in India: opportunities, monetisation challenges and solutionsHow to increase your revenue through the utilisation of mobile gaming

Social and mobile the new frontier for innovation in gaming?

17:00Panel: Match-Fixing and Illegal Sports Betting / Recent issues on match-fixing and sports betting.

How betting can partner with sport to reach a new audience
Panel: Integrating Your Real Money and Virtual Currency Experience






















18:00   Closing Remarks From the Chair

*** End of SBGI 2018***

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27-28 FebRUARY 2018

​Grand Hyatt Goa, India


​08:30    Registration and Tea

09:00    Welcome Speech
             Yudi Soetjiptadi, MD, Eventus International Ltd.

09:15    Opening Remarks from the Chairperson
             Christina Thakor-Rankin – Principal Consultant, 1710 Gaming LTD., UK

09:45    Regulatory Address: “The latest regulatory developments in India”
             India Law Commission

10:00    International Keynote Address: “Show me the money: How is the global                          gaming industry responding to the liberalisation of gambling regulations and                  how can you capitalise?”
             Tim Shepherd, Founder - Silver Heritage Group Ltd

10:30    NETWORKING TEA BREAK

​11:00    “Let’s talk about Tax: Is GST in India a game changer?”

11:30   Panel: Gambling and betting in sports legalisation in India – The sleeping giant


  • Where are we now?
  • What is the future prospect?
  • Why sports betting should be legalised?
  • Legalising sports gambling pros and cons
  • How should we regulate it?

Panellists:
Vidushpat Singhania - Managing Partner, Krida Legal
Ranjana Adhikari - Co-head Media Entertainment & Gaming Practice, Nishith Desai Associates
Aahna Mehrotra – Sports & Gaming Law
Jay Sayta – Founder, Glaws.in

 12:30    NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK

 13:30    Panel: "Sports integrity: The key to a successful regulated sports betting                         market”

 14:30    Panel: Status of lotteries in India

  • Understanding how lottery sits alongside other gaming verticals
  • Bringing traditional lotteries into the digital era
  • What are the legal challenges today?
  • What are the legal justifications for state monopolies in India? 
  • Is the lottery industry in India changing with innovative lottery solutions?


15:30    NETWORKING TEA BREAK 



Stream 1: Sports Betting & Casino
Stream 2: Online and Mobile Gaming
16:00
Panel: Betting on Horse Racing in India: The Look Ahead

Panellists:
Catherine Chauvin – PMU (International Development)Gowree Gokhale – Partner, Nishith Desai Associates
eSports in India:
  • What’s the potential for eSports in India?
  • Is India heading towards an eSports boom?
  • eLeague strategies & opportunities Diversity & Demographics
17:00
Panel: Anti-Money Laundering and the Gaming Industry
  • Discuss ways to implement management methods
  • Explore roles and responsibilities to continuously manage compliance and improve standards
Panellists:
Susan O’Leary – CEO, Alderney eGambling Limited
Fantasy Sports unicorns:

Is it a game of skill or gambling?The thin line between fantasy sports and legalized sports wagering.

























​18:00    Closing Remarks From the Chair 

Sports Betting & Gaming India 2018

AGENDA

DAY ONE

Tuesday, 27 February 2018