Conference

Day1      Day2      Day3

Day1 – Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The Future of Gaming

 

Time 09:30 – 10:20

Opening Keynote Address

Lawrence Ho, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited

 

Time 10:30 – 11:00

Opening Ceremony

 

Time 12:00 – 13:30

Networking Luncheon

 

Time 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
Panelists:
• 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

 

Time 14:15 -15:00

Asian Markets Forum, in collaboration with Inside Asian Gaming

Part 2

Asia South: Cambodia, Nepal, Philippines and Vietnam
Moderator: Andrew W Scott, CEO, Inside Asian Gaming
Panelists:
• 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

 

Time 15:00 – 15:30

Tea Break

 

Time 15:30 – 16:15

Mitigating Risks from Organized Crime & Dealing with Junket

 

Time 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
Panelists:

  • 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.

Day2 – Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The Future of Integrated Resorts

Time 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

 

Time 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
Panelists:
• 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

 

Time 11:15 – 11:45

Tea Break

 

Time 11:45 – 12:30

Moment of Truth and Brand Loyalty in the New Economy

Jason Chu, The Chairman of Asia Pacific Customer Service Consortium

 

Time 12:30 – 14:00

Networking Luncheon

 

Time 14:00 – 14:20

Afternoon Keynote Address

Paulo Martins Chan, Director, Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau of Macau SAR Government

 

Time 14:30 – 15:15

Entertainment & Technology

Moderated by Andrew Klebanow Senior Partner, of Global Market Advisors
Panelists:
• Larry Leung, Managing Director of Novotown and SVP of Lai Fung Holdings

  • Mario Ho, Chief Marketing Officer, Shenzhen iDreamSky Technology

 

Time 15:15 – 15:45

Tea Break

 

Time 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
Panelists:
• 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.

Day3 – Thursday, May 17, 2018

The Future of Digital Content & Technology

 

Time 9:30 – 11:00

Asian Market Update:
The growth markets for a digital strategy and what will drive future growth

Asian Market Update:
The growth markets for a digital strategy and what will drive future growth

 

Time 11:00 – 11:15

Tea Break

 

Time 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
Panellists:

  • Jonathan Casuncad, Director Digital Marketing, 88 Interactive
    • Paul Fox, CEO, Letou

 

Time 12:00 – 13:30

Networking Luncheon

 

Time 13:30 – 14:00

Information Security

Jason Kong – CTO,TOFFS Technologies Pte Ltd

 

Time 14:00 – 14:30

Payment system

Brian Cottengim, Worldpay Gaming

 

Time 14:30 – 15:00

Application and Development of Smart Finance Technology

Speaker:
• Rocky Chan,Advisor, E-commerce Association of Macau

 

Time 15:00 – 15:30

Tea Break

 

Time 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
Panelists:
• Jason Kong – CTO,TOFFS Technologies Pte Ltd
• Rocky Chan, Advisor, E-commerce Association of Macau
• Tal Itzhak Ron, Advocate

IAGA Best Practices Institute

                                                      

Time 09:30 – 09:35

Welcome Remarks

 

Time 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
Panelists:
• 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)

 

Time 11:00 – 11:30

Tea Break

 

Time Tea Break

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

 

Time 12:00 – 14:00

Networking Luncheon

 

Time 14:00 – 15:00

Responsible Gaming Casino Entry Levies: A Deeper Analysis

Moderator:

Dr. Kahlil Philander, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Washington
Participants
• Óscar Madureira, Lawyer, Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés – Advogados (Lektou)
• Robert Cantwell, Partner, Lathrop Gage

 

Time 15:00 – 15:30

Tea Break

 

Time 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
Panelists:
• Benjamin Floyd, SVP, Corporate AML Officer, Caesars Entertainment
• Bob Boyle, Ernst & Young