Tal Itzhak Ron and Thomas Willomitzer to speak in the Affiliate and Operator panel during CEEGC2017 Budapest

14 August 2017

The organizers of CEEGC2017 are honored to announce that one of the most influential member of International Masters of Gaming Law(IMGL), Tal Itzhak Ron (Tal Ron, Drihem and Co. Law Firm) will be the moderator of the “Preparing for the World Cup and Winter Olympics 2018 (affiliates and operators)” panel.

The announcement was accompanied by a shout to another famous speaker who will also take part in the panel, none other than Thomas Willomitzer (‎Founder and CEO at Snapscreen.com, Co-founder of Last.fm).

A short description of the panel and why it is important to attend

2018 has two major sporting highlights in the calendar, the Winter Olympics, and the FIFA World Cup. Given the fact that fierce competition has resulted in the market becoming crowded, we are anticipating a busy year for operators, software providers, and affiliates. The whole industry is already making marketing plans in order to be the top brand in their field.

Top affiliate companies are already gearing up and gathering assets in order to stay ahead in the sports betting segment, a large part of the affiliate industry is already negotiating with the operators to provide a quality bonus structure for the 2 main events. We are creating this panel to give a voice to affiliates, do they can address their messages directly to the operators in order to facilitate a conversation about the do’s and don’ts of marketing such large events.

The panel which is scheduled to be held between 15:30 – 16:30pm (Budapest Local Time) on the 19th of September (Day 1) during the second edition of the Central and Eastern European Gaming Conference Budapest (you can view the full agenda here) and is a must attend panel if you are operating a sports betting website or if you are an affiliate that is looking to convert or cross-market in 2018.

A few details about the announced moderator and speaker of the panel:

Tal Itzak Ron (Adv. and Notary at Tal, Drihem and Co. Law Firm)

Adv. and Notary Tal Itzhak Ron is a General Member of International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL), practicing in Hi Tech, Mobile Applications law, Digital Media, i-Gaming and Financial Entertainment law.

Tal graduated from Haifa University School of Law (LL.B.) and Faculty of Computer Science (B.Sc.), and while working as a software developer at a publicly traded software company, NESS Technologies group, has further obtained a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Bar Ilan University (M.Sc). Tal established Tal Ron, Drihem & Co., Law Firm in 2003, focusing on Online Trading, Ad Tech, Hi Tech, M&A, Fin Tech and iGaming, quickly becoming one of the first international law firms practicing solely in these areas, advising top-tier international clients in these fields.

Over the years, Tal has gained extensive knowledge in financial and gaming regulation, international taxation, and payment services. Today his team of highly seasoned attorneys and partnering professionals are headquartered in Tel Aviv, and operate from 8 offices around the world, they offer an international one-stop shop for all legal, incorporation, banking, M&A and licensing needs.

Thomas Willomitzer (Founder and CEO at Snapscreen.com)

Thomas Willomitzer has served as CTO at Jumio for the last 4 years. He has lived and worked next to his hometown Vienna, and also in London, Zurich, Munich and Silicon Valley. He developed software for algorithmic trading in investment banks such as UBS, UniCredit, Credit Suisse and others.

When working with start-ups Thomas alwaplays aysa key role in business development and product development and has gained extensive experience in those areas.

His contacts from the past 20 years of startup activity help Snapscreen almost daily.

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How to secure your seat?

Early Bird Rate is set for 299 EUR an can be booked with the 50% discount until September the 3rd, 2017. Limited seating! (Online payment, Bitcoin or Bank Wire Available)

Register here: https://ceegc.eu/registration/

For more details visit the official website, www.ceegc.eu or contact the organizers directly by email (organizers@ceegc.eu) or by phone (0040 735 559 234).

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