Gaming in Spain Conference

 November 21, 2019       Santiago Bernabéu Stadium Madrid    
November 22, 2019      Wanda Metropolitano Stadium Madrid

Juan Espinosa García

Director General de Regulación del Juego 
Ministerio de Hacienda y Función Pública

Key conference topics

  • Sustainable advertising in an increasingly crowded market
  • Competing for scarce advertising inventory
  • New market entrants and the state of Spain’s iGaming market
  • Product diversification
  • Regulatory and legal updates
  • Ceuta and Melilla’s tax advantages
  • Technology & responsible gaming innovation
  • Reliable brand and market intelligence

Santiago Asensi

Managing Partner
Asensi Abogados

Dan Waugh

Partner
Regulus Partners 

Pedro López 
Martín-Andino

Managing Partner
MartínAndino Abogados

Miguel Ferrer Jiménez

Public Affairs
Jdigital

Alberto Eljarrat

CEO 
Sportium Apuestas

THE SPEAKERS

Sustainable advertising in a maturing market

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  • Gaming in Spain is a large international B2B community with over 3,000 members.
  • Join us on LinkedIn or at our Gaming in Spain website, which offers regular news updates.
  • In 2010, Gaming in Spain organized the very first international gaming conference in Madrid, where Mr Juan Carlos Alfonso of the DGOJ announced the initial online gaming legislation. Further Gaming in Spain conferences were held in 2011 and 2017.
  • Gaming in Spain was founded by Willem van Oort, a Barcelona-based gaming consultant who operates in Spain, France, Belgium, and the Netherlands.
  • Willem van Oort is also the founder of Gaming in Holland, the leading platform for the gaming industry in the Netherlands, offering conferences, expos, as well as a hardcopy industry journal.
  • Willem van Oort is a member of IMGL and IAGA.

Contact: Willem(at)Vanoort.com


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Aurora Merino Salas

CEO 
Asensi Technologies

Alla Serebrianskaia

Partner 
Asensi Abogados

Esther Martín-Ortega

Public Affairs Manager Iberia & LatAm
Paddy Power Betfair

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November 21, 2019       
Santiago Bernabéu Stadium Madrid

November 22, 2019    
Wanda Metropolitano Stadium Madrid
 

Additional speakers will be announced shortly.

More Speakers to be Announced Shortly

Mikel López de Torre

Digital Director at Sportium/President of Jdigital

Peter Lucas, Sportsbook Trading Director, Codere Apuestas

Matt Stephenson, Managing Director, Betgenius

Moderator: Tom Washington

 16.00

Registration

 17.30

Stadium Tour at Real Madrid’s Bernabeu stadium

 19.00

Networking and official Dinner

 16.00

Registration

 17.30

Stadium Tour at Real Madrid’s Bernabeu stadium

 19.00

Networking and official Dinner

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Rais Busom

Founder & CEO of GamingBlock

Mauro De Fabritiis

Partner at MAG Consultants

Juan Espinosa García

Director General de Regulación del Juego, Ministerio de Hacienda y Función Pública

Pedro Fernández

Socio
Garrigues

Hampus Hagglof

CEO at 
FSport AB

Kim Mouridsen

Associate Professor, PhD, 
Head of Neuroimaging Methods, MINDLab, Managing Director Cercare Medical, Founder Mindway AI

Enrique Reyes

Director Gerente Servicios Tributarios Ceuta

Tom Washington

Conference Chair

Ivan Gimeno

Digital Project Manager at Kafe Rocks

Mauro De Fabritiis

Founder
MDF Partners

Innovation in Gaming and Betting

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Maarten Haijer

Secretary General at the European Gaming and Betting Association

Scott Longley

MD at 
Clear Concise Media

Jonas Dam Vesti Petersen

Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Gaming Innovation Group

Jonas Dam Vesti Petersen

Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Gaming Innovation Group

Scott Longley

MD at 
Clear Concise Media

Christian Khoury

CEO of 
Playfulbet

Xavi Munoz Bellvehí

Partner 
ECIJA Law Firm

Peter Murray

Head of Gaming at 
Alexem Services

Alla Serebrianskaia

Partner at 
Asensi Abogados

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    NOVEMBER 22 | MORNING at Wanda Metropolitano Stadium Madrid

REGULATORY BLOCK

10.00-10:05

Opening Word

Welcome and Introduction of the Day Chair

Willem van Oort, Founder at Gaming in Spain
Tom Washington - Conference Chair
Chairing the Regulatory Block: Andrew Gellatly, Head of Global Research at 
Gambling Compliance.com

COMPLIANCE BLOCK

10:05-11:05 Regulatory

 Regulatory Update & Keynote Address

Juan Espinosa García, Director General de Regulación del Juego, 
Ministerio de Hacienda y Función Pública
Santiago Asensi, Managing Partner Asensi Abogados

Do Elections have Consequences? Parliamentary Arithmetic and Its Ramifications for Spain's iGaming Sector

Maria Rosa Rotondo, Managing Partner Spain & Portugal at Political Intelligence
Moderator: Andrew Gellatly, Head of Global Research at Gambling Compliance.com

11:05-11:55 Regulatory | Advertising Restrictions

Future Advertising Restrictions: The Specter of Italy and the Wider European Perspective

Introduction and then joined by Panel: Mauro De Fabritiis, Founder, MDF Partners 
Guillermo Olagüe Sánchez, Subdirector General de Regulación del Juego
Maarten Haijer, Secretary General at the 
European Gaming and 

Betting Association
Mikel López de Torre, Digital Director at Sportium/President of Jdigital
Santiago Asensi, Managing Partner Asensi Abogados

Simon Mukerjee, Global Partnerships Director at Genius Sports
Moderator: Andrew Gellatly, Head of Global Research at Gambling Compliance.com 

11:55-12:10 Regulatory

Keynote Address

The State of the Market: What New Entrants Will Encounter

Live from Vienna via Skype: Dominik Beier,  CEO Interwetten

12:10-12:30 Coffee Break

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12:30-12:50 Regulatory

New Products:

'Keeping Curious Customers Aboard: New Games for the 
Regulated Spanish Market?

Moderator: Eduardo Morales Hermo, Sr Consultant at Ficom Leisure
Jeremy Taylor, Managing Director at Gentingbet.es
Hampus Hagglof, CEO at FSport AB

Alex Zubizarreta Susperregi, Country Manager - Spain, Interwetten Group

Compliance

12:50-13:40 RegTech

Improving Compliance through Technological Solutions

David Pope, Marketing Director at HooYu
Jonas Dam Vesti Petersen Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Gaming Innovation Group

Roger Tyrzyk, Country Lead at Idnow

Kim Mouridsen, Associate Professor, PhD, Head of Neuroimaging Methods, MINDLab, Managing Director Cercare Medical, Founder Mindway AI
Matt Zarb-Cousin, Co-founder & Director of Gamban 
- blocking gambling sites on all devices

Moderator: Peter Murray, Head of Gaming at Alexem Services

13:40-14:10 Compliance

Streamlining Your Compliance and Preparing for Future M&A

Pedro López Martín-Andino, Managing Partner MartínAndino Abogados 
Alla Serebrianskaia, Partner at Asensi Abogados
Xavi Munoz Bellvehí, Partner ECIJA Law Firm

Moderator: Tom Washington - Conference Chair



14:10-15:10 LUNCH

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    NOVEMBER 22 | AFTERNOON at Wanda Metropolitano Stadium Madrid

COMPLIANCE BLOCK


Marketing & Media

15:10-15:30 GIS Brand & Market Monitor

Track Your Brand with the Gaming in Spain Market & Brand Monitor

Hans de Jong, MD at Sherloq

Regulatory

15:30-16:00 Tax & Taxation

Ceuta and Melilla: How to Maximize Your Fiscal Advantage

Jaime Bustillo Gálvez, Hacienda of Melilla
Alberto Garcia Valera, Partner at EY Andalucia
Moderator: Pedro Fernández, Socio Garrigues

MARKETING & MEDIA


16:00-16:40 Marketing & Media

Competing for Limited Advertising Inventory: How to Keep Distinguishing Yourself from the Pack
RaineGeier, Managing Director Sportradar OTT and Digital Services

Rainer Geier, Managing Director Sportradar OTT and Digital Services

Ivan Gimeno, Digital Project Manager at Kafe Rocks
Christian Khoury, CEO of Playfulbet

Casper Pruijn, MD at Engagemore
Moderator: Scott Longley, MD at Clear Concise Media


End of the Conference

Lunch and Networking

 16.00

Registration

 17.30

Stadium Tour at Real Madrid’s Bernabeu stadium

 19.00

Networking and official Dinner

    NOVEMBER 21 | AFTERNOON at Santiago Bernabéu Stadium Madrid 

Hans de Jong

MD 
at Sherloq

Andrew Gellatly

Head of Global Research at Gambling Compliance.com 

iGaming Derby in Madrid: 
One conference, one city, two stadiums. 

Attend the 2019 Gaming in Spain Conference and visit both the iconic Santiago Bernabéu and state-of-the-art Wanda Metropolitano.

To celebrate this derby, Gaming in Spain Conference attendees may participate in a free draw to win a Real Madrid or Atlético Madrid football jersey!

Strategic Partners

Sponsors

Media Partners

Dominik Beier

CEO 
Interwetten

Jaime Bustillo Gálvez

Hacienda 
of Melilla

Rainer Geier

Managing Director Sportradar OTT and Digital Services

Eduardo Morales Hermo

Sr Consultant at 
Ficom Leisure

Simon Mukerjee

Global Partnerships Director at Genius Sports

Guillermo Olagüe Sánchez

Subdirector General de Regulación del Juego

David Pope

Marketing Director 
at HooYu

Casper Pruijn

MD 
at Engagemore

Maria Rosa Rotondo

Managing Partner Spain & Portugal at 
Political Intelligence

Roger Tyrzyk

Country Lead 
at Idnow

Willem van Oort

Founder at 
Gaming in Spain

Matt Zarb-Cousin

Co-founder & Director of Gamban - blocking gambling sites on all devices

Alex Zubizarreta Susperregi

Country Manager - Spain, Interwetten Group