Social Gambling Conference just two days away

14 November 2012

LONDON -- (PRESS RELEASE) -- Speakers, delegates and sponsors have started to arrive in London for the world’s first conference dedicated to social gambling, which will be held at Dexter House on the 16th of November.

The conference, organized by iGaming Business, is for individuals who want to define their own unique opportunities at the crossroads between the social games space and the iGaming space. It is also a forum for investors in social and gambling who want to stay on the cutting edge of social monetization.

“With only a few days to go, the hype about the Social Gambling Conference is growing by the hour!” commented conference chairman Michael Caselli. “We have secured a unique lineup of speakers for this first conference of its kind, so it’s no wonder it’s what everyone in the industry is talking about.”

The conference brings together leading figures from the social and gambling communities to discuss the future of the industry. The full elite speaker list is now confirmed:

Noel Hayden, CEO, Gamesys
Jez San, President and Founder, PKR
Raf Keustermans, Co-Founder and CEO, Plumbee
Dean Takahashi, Lead Writer, Venture Beat
Andre Wilsenach, Executive Director, Alderney Gambling Control Commission
Bret Terrill, Founder, 12 Gigs
Andrew Hughes, CEO and Co-Founder, AbZorba Games
George Zaloom, Founder and CEO, Playgistics
Andy Rogers, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Enteraction
Brian Morgan, Executive Director Online Gaming, WMS
Brock Pierce, CEO, Playsino
David Schollenberger, Partner and Head of Gaming and Leisure, Healys LLP
Rich Roberts, CEO, Slingo
Diane Mullenex, Head of Telecom Media Technology, Ichay & Mullenex Avocats
Evan Hoff, Director, Velo Partners
Gerard Cunningham, Founder and CEO, Koolbit
Vaughan Lewis, Analyst, Morgan Stanley
Manu Gambhir, Founder and CEO, SVP Rewards- Based Games, RockYou Inc
Hilary Stewart-Jones, Partner, DLA Piper
Hussein Chahine, Founder and CEO, Yazino
Tom Grant, Associate Solicitor, Harris Hagan
Jason Chess, Partner and Head of Betting and Gaming Practice, Wiggin LLP
Joost van Dreunen, Co-Founder and CEO, SuperData
Justin Goldman, Co-Founder, BetDash
Leigh Nissim, Commercial Director, IGT
Lior Shiff, Co-Founder and CEO, Product Madness
Melissa Blau, Director, iGaming Capital
Ryo Katsuki, Director of Customer Success EMEA, Kontagent
Stuart Tilly, Director, Social Gaming Association

The Social Gambling Conference on November 16th at Dexter House, London, is the first show of its kind, and will cover many topics including: the transition between social and real-money gambling, the regulation of social games, monetization and the opportunities in social gambling. But perhaps most importantly, the conference provides an insight into where the leaders and innovators in the space are directing the industry. Attendees can register for the conference at

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