Monetising Social Gaming

Monetising Social Gaming

Monetising Social Gaming

Conference Programme

Wed 05/02/2014

 
08:00 Registration opens
 
09:00 Chairman's Opening remarks

Speakers:

Joost van Dreunen CEO & Co-Founder, SuperData Research
 
09:15 Panel: Current market overview - what is social gaming?

Speakers:

Paul Mathews Co-Founder, Playstudios
Med Nadooshan COO & CTO, High 5 Games
 
09:55 Panel: Building a long-term, sustainable social games business

Speakers:

Derrick Morton CEO, FlowPlay
Patrick Benson VP Integrated Marketing, High 5 Games
Frank Pracukowski Director of Administration, Foxwoods Interactive
Jurian van der Meer Managing Director, Endemol Games
Hussein Chahine CEO, Yazino
 
10:40 Coffee and refreshment break
 
11:10 Regulators panel: Regulation throughout the evolution of social games

Speakers:

Jenny Williams Chief Executive Officer, UK Gambling Commission
Harrie Temmink Deputy Head of Unit, DG Internal Market and Services, European Commission
Tina Olsen Head of Legal Division, Danish Gambling Authority
 
11:40 Discussion: how best to manage social games regulation

Speakers:

Luc Delany CEO, International Social Games Association
Richard Wade Director of Compliance & Responsible Gaming, The Rank Group PLC
Jeremy Strauser COO, Bee Cave Games

Moderators:

Gideon Bierer Managing Partner, Partis Solutions
 
12:10 Bridging the gap between social and real money gaming

Speakers:

Filippos Antonopoulos CEO, Vermantia
 
12:40 Lunch break
 
13:40 Panel: how to monetise a pure social gaming business

Speakers:

Igor Karev CEO, Tatem Games
Guy Cross Games Partnerships, Facebook
Mick Robins Founder, MR Games
Pasa Mustafa Tech City Investment Organisation
 
14:20 Panel: As user behaviors change, which platforms will deliver the best return for social games?

Speakers:

George Oborne Managing Director, IndiaBet
Rob Anderson Founder and Head of Games, AlchemyBet
Andrew Hughes CEO, Abzorba Games
 
15:00 The next big thing? Mobile gaming in 2014

Speakers:

Raf Keustermans CEO , Plumbee
 
15:30 Coffee and refreshment break
 
16:00 Panel: Exits, valuations and partnerships - mapping the opportunities in social gaming

Speakers:

Matt Ross Director of Gaming Licensing, Hasbro
Rich Roberts CEO, Slingo
Ben Dale International Development Director, Ladbrokes
Rick Brownlow CEO, Bonza Gaming

Moderators:

Gideon Bierer Managing Partner, Partis Solutions
 
16:45 The monetisation of a social games business - from start-up to modern challenges

Speakers:

Jeremy Strauser COO, Bee Cave Games
 
17:20 Closing remarks and end of conference