ICE VOX Competitions

ICE VOX Prophets

As part of ICE VOX 2017 BetMarkets programme, we are excited to introduce a brand new challenge for the gaming industry: ICE VOX Prophets.

We invite budding futurologists of betmarkets to step forward and give us their predictions for the future of the industry.

As an entrant, you must be ferocious in your beliefs and able to:
1.    Speak your mind
2.    Go against the tide 
3.    Think outside of the box
4.    Get it wrong

ANNOUNCING: the ICE VOX Prophet candidates!

Valery Bollier, CEO & Co-Founder, OulalaGames

John Aristotle Phillips, CEO, Aristotle’s Integrity

Tal Itzhak Ron, Advocate, Managing Partner, Tal Ron

As part of ICE VOX Happy Hour drinks, our shortlisted ICE VOX Prophet candidates will be invited to gaze into the betmarkets crystal ball for ten minutes each - there will then be a round of questions, followed by an audience vote to decide the 2017 ICE VOX Prophet.

ICE VOX Supplier Challenge

Suppliers were asked to submit proposals to address one or more of the Top 6 iGaming Challenges listed here. A shortlist of suppliers have been selected and they will each have 3 minutes to pitch to our panel of operators who will comment live at the show!

Would you have solutions to the following six key iGaming challenges?

1.    Differentiation - holding a competitive advantage within the iGaming industry
2.    Mobile-First Thinking - finding the right support for native apps, the ability to track behaviours and a real 'mobile-first' approach
3.    Real Innovation in the Mobile Framework - searching for true innovation in the world of screen utilisation, touch and gesture features
4.    Thinking Outside the Box in the Live Casino - using the right tools to make it a mass market product
5.    Readiness for E-Sports – preparing for the increasingly bright future of e-sports as it nears the mainstream
6.    Creating Product Personalisation - keeping up with the e-commerce industry to increase both LTV and ARPU

ANNOUNCING Shortlisted companies to present!

Martin Cagalinec, CEO, 1SpinMillionaire

Philippe-Adrien Chaix, Co-Founder & CMO, Betters’ Rift

Shahar Attias, CEO, Hybrid Interaction Ltd.

Charles Montmaneix, Managing Director, SkillCorner

Daniel Gruederich, CEO, SportsbookCloud

Mick Robins, Director, Fenway Games Ltd

David Sargeant, Director, Fenway Games Ltd

Game to Watch Competition 

Every year we invite indie game developers from around the globe to enter our Game to Watch Competition as part of ICE VOX Game Design and Development programme.

In 2017 our shortlist of 6 indie developers will have a bigger platform than ever to present their games to our panel of entertainment experts; the competition will take place right on the exhibition floor alongside ICE VOX Happy Hour.

The following six shortlisted developers will each have five minutes to pitch, followed by a round of judges' questions and an audience vote - with the winner announced live at the show!

Shortlisted Games presenting:

1. Hyper Blackjack

Thorsten Pietschmann, General Manager, Hyper Blackjack Holding OÜ

2. Matchless Lottery

Ian MacKinnon, Managing Director, Matchless Games

3. Rebets Splendour

Paul Gielbert, Head of Customer and Product Management, eyecon


Martin  McDonald, Chief Exploration Officer, Parallel66 & Join Games

5. The Lotto Machine

Kevin Corti, Senior Games Producer, Gluck Ltd. (Gibraltar)

6. Be the King

Helen Walton, Chief Commercial Officer, Gamevy