2018 Overall Conference Program

G2E Asia 2018 Conference


Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Time The Future of Gaming
09:30 – 10:20 Opening Keynote Address Lawrence Ho, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited
10:30 – 11:00 Opening Ceremony
12:00 – 13:30 Networking Luncheon
13:30 – 14:15 Asian Markets Forum, in collaboration with Inside Asian Gaming Part 1 Asia North: Japan, Korea, and Russia
Moderator: Andrew W Scott, CEO, Inside Asian Gaming
• Grant Govertsen, Managing Director, Head of Asia Equity Research, Union Gaming Securities Asia
• Eric Landheer, Executive Director, Summit Ascent Holdings
• William Shen, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, Korea & Japan, Caesars Entertainment Corp
• Alidad Tash, Senior Vice President Gaming & Strategy, 2NT8 Limited
14:15 -15:00 Part 2 Asia South: Cambodia, Nepal, Philippines and Vietnam
Moderator: Andrew W Scott, CEO, Inside Asian Gaming
• David Green, Former Chairman, Silver Heritage Group Limited
• Shaun McCamley, Head of Asia Operations, Global Market Advisors
• Rui Pinto Proença, Partner, MDME Lawyers
• Marie Antonette B Quiogue, Senior Associate, Romulo
• Ben Reichel, Executive Director, Donaco International Limited
15:00 – 15:30 Tea Break
15:30 – 16:15 Mitigating Risks from Organized Crime & Dealing with Junket
16:15 – 17:00 China's Legal Risk Management in relation to Gaming Moderated by Tony Tong , Vice Chairman , MGIA Macau Gaming Information Association / China Credit Management Association
• Carlos Lobo, Lawyer/Partner, MCL Law Firm
• Yan Hao, Managing Partner, Junzejun Law Offices
• Zhang Zhi, Arbitrator of China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission(SCIA), China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC), Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration, Founder of Shenzhen DS Legal Capital Co., Ltd.


Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Time The Future of Integrated Resorts
09:30 – 10:20 Sharing China's Economy, Big Data to Understand Chinese Travelers' Trends and Behaviors • Fielding Chen, China Economist, Bloomberg
• Vey-Sern Ling, Bloomberg Intelligence, Senior Analyst, Internet
10:20 – 11:15 Macau's Transformation to Asia's Premier Leisure Hub Moderated by Margaret Huang ,Global Lodging and Asia Gaming Analyst, Bloomberg Intelligence
• Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director Macao Government Tourism Office
• Dr. Wilfred Wong, President and Executive Director,Sands China Ltd
• Allan Zeman, Chairman of Lan Kwai Fong Group and Non-Executive Chairman of Wynn Macau
11:15 – 11:45 Tea Break
11:45 – 12:30 Moment of Truth and Brand Loyalty in the New Economy Jason Chu, The Chairman of Asia Pacific Customer Service Consortium
12:30 – 14:00 Networking Luncheon
14:00 – 14:20 Afternoon Keynote Address Paulo Martins Chan, Director, Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau of Macau SAR Government
14:30 – 15:15 Entertainment & Technology Moderated by Andrew Klebanow Senior Partner, of Global Market Advisors
• Larry Leung, Managing Director of Novotown and SVP of Lai Fung Holdings
• Mario Ho, Chief Marketing Officer, Shenzhen iDreamSky Technology
15:15 – 15:45 Tea Break
15:45 – 17:00 Business Trends for the Integrated Resort (IR) Model in Asia Pacific, in collaboration with GGR Asia
Keynote: What a new IR looks like today
Moderated by Michael Grimes, Principal, GGRAsia
Keynote: Jay Lee, COO of Landing International Development Limited and CEO of Landing Jeju Development Co Ltd
• Ben Cavender, Principal, China Market Research Group
• Kevin Clayton, Chief Marketing Officer, Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd
• Andrew Lo, Executive Director, Suncity Group Holdings

The Future of Digital Content & Technology and IAGA Best Practices Institute on May 17 will be held concurrently.


Thursday, May 17, 2018
Time The Future of Digital Content & Technology
9:30 – 11:00 Asian Market Update:
The growth markets for a digital strategy and what will drive future growth
Moderated by Harmen Brenninkmeijer of Dynamic Partners
• Calvin Yang,Managing Partner,Join Intl Law Offices
• Michael Zhu, Innovation Group,Senior Vice President of International Operations, Planning and Analysis
• Augustine Ha Ton Vinh, Chairman & CEO,Stellar Management Corp.
• Ayako Nakayama,Executive Director Japan IR Association
11:00 – 11:15 Tea Break
11:15 –12:00 How significant are they and how to get the best out of your affiliates Moderated by: Harmen Brenninkmeijer, Managing Partner, Dynamic Partners
• Jonathan Casuncad, Director Digital Marketing, 88 Interactive
• Paul Fox, CEO, Letou
12:00 - 13:30 Networking Luncheon
13:30 – 14:00 Information Security Jason Kong – CTO,TOFFS Technologies Pte Ltd
14:00 - 14:30 Payment system Brian Cottengim, Worldpay Gaming
14:30 – 15:00 Application and Development of Smart Finance Technology Speaker:
• Rocky Chan,Advisor, E-commerce Association of Macau
15:00 – 15:30 Tea Break
15:30 – 16:30 What kind of content and technology are seeing success in Asia? Moderated by Andrew Klebanow Senior Partner, of Global Market Advisors
• Jason Kong – CTO,TOFFS Technologies Pte Ltd
• Rocky Chan, Advisor, E-commerce Association of Macau
• Tal Itzhak Ron, Advocate
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Time IAGA Best Practices Institute
09:30 – 09:35 Welcome Remarks
09:35 – 11:00 International Regulatory Trends & Challenges: Keynote and Roundtable Keynote: Andre Wilsenach, Executive Director, UNLV International Center for Gaming Regulation
Panel Moderator: Andre Wilsenach
• Mark Ostrowski, Former Administrator, Illinois Gaming Control Board
• Karl Bennison,Chief of Enforcement Nevada Gaming Control Board
• Tom Mungham, COO, AGCO
• Jorn Starck, Executive Director, Alderny Gambling Control Commission (AGCC)
11:00 – 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 – 12:30 Regulatory Impacts from Gambling Tax Rates • Jennifer Roberts, Assistant Director, UNLV International Center for Gaming Regulation
• Dr. Kahlil Philander, Assistant Professor ,Ph.D., University of Washington
12:00 – 14:00 Networking Luncheon
14:00 – 15:00 Responsible Gaming Casino Entry Levies: A Deeper Analysis Moderator: Dr. Kahlil Philander, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Washington
• Óscar Madureira, Lawyer, Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés – Advogados (Lektou)
• Robert Cantwell, Partner, Lathrop Gage
15:00 – 15:30 Tea Break
15:30 – 17:00 The Latest Advancements in Combating Financial Crime: Keynote & Roundtable Keynote: Tom Roche, Partner & Head of Global Gaming Group, Ernst & Young Hong Kong
Panel Moderator: Manhim Yu, Partner, Fraud & Financial Crime, Ernst & Young HK
• Benjamin Floyd, SVP, Corporate AML Officer, Caesars Entertainment
• Bob Boyle, Ernst & Young
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