11: 30-13: 00
ROUND TABLE: Gambling business in Ukraine – dialogue between the state and business
General Director of Shangri La in Ukraine
The beginning of the path to change the perception of casinos in Ukraine
Shangri-La has taken on the role of a pioneer, while the image of the casino in Ukraine has a negative trail due to the long years of the underground.
The philosophy of our company, the attitude to the client
Prospects and trends in the normalization of perception
Formation of a healthy atmosphere and strong institutions in the market
15:30 – 16:00
Doubinsky & Osharova
Counsel, Attorney-at-law, Patent attorney
Intellectual property in gambling: copyright, brand, innovation.
• 20 years of experience in the Intellectual Property field
• Specializes in protection of intellectual property rights in different industries, including the gambling industry
• Chairman of the Intellectual Property Committee at the Ukrainian National Bar Association, a member of the National Association of Patent Attorneys of Ukraine.
16:00 – 16:30
Taxus Law&Finance Partner
Is it legal to advertise gambling: a global overview
Since the beginning of the 2000s, online gambling has been recognized as a legal activity in many countries. Some countries have not yet adopted legislation regarding the legalization of the gambling business, but for several years they have been moving in this direction, and in other countries, the gambling business and any assistance to it is considered a crime. Nevertheless, the question of advertising gambling games remains open. Banning and restricting advertisements for casinos, online slots and poker has become a general trend in many markets around the world.
Even in countries where advertising is allowed, there may be conditions for its placement, which must be taken into account. Advertising is the main tool for promoting a business, so it is important to know where and how it can be used. We have prepared an extensive overview that will give you an idea in which countries gambling advertising is legal, and what peculiarities of its placement you may encounter.
12:00 – 13:00
Lead Sales Management edict Egaming GmbH, member of the Gauselmann Group
From landbased to online, what landbased operators should do and avoid when moving into the online industry.
Olaf is an industry veteran with over 15 years in the online gambling industry. Before joining edict he worked in the B2C marketing for Everest Poker for over 4 years overseeing the The DACH region and the Northern European markets, Joining edict Egaming in 2010 he help several customers to get their first online casino launched on the edict Turnkey software, as well as his team brings the famous Merkur slots of the Gauselmann Group to existing operators all over Europe and the world.
15:30 – 16:00
Andriy Vasylyshyn, Head of the KRUPYE UNION
Yuriy Kavulya, Deputy Head of the KRUPYE UNION
Debut of the concept of 4 products from the KRUPYE UNION: • “Social Rehabilitation Casino” [6thTGO] * • Intermedia GAME: MIX [6thTGO] * • Mr.Junket production [6thTGO] * • School Croupier [6thTGO]
NGO “KRUPYE UNION” WAS FOUNDED in Kyiv “October 10”, 2021.
The main purpose of the Public Organization is to: DETERMINE THE STATUS OF THE GROUP as an arbiter, which naturally determines the index of the fate of entertainment operators by initiating changes in the legislation of the country where he lives.