Agenda published for SBC Digital Italia Betting and Gaming Conference

The SBC Digital Italy The conference and exhibition is expected to see 60 of the most influential figures in the betting and gaming industry share valuable information on the future of one of Europe’s largest regulated gaming markets.

From political pressure and the eventual tightening of regulations to the post-COVID overhaul of Italy’s retail industry and how to handle the rapid growth of online gaming, key players in the Italian industry must discuss many challenges.

The July 28-29 online event will bring together more than 1,250 delegates to hear a selection of renowned experts from the gaming industry, politics, law enforcement, professional sports and media share insights information and exchange ideas on how to tackle these important issues. .

Confirmed speakers include Fabio Schiavolin (CEO, Snaitech), Francesco durante (CEO, Sisal), Markus Buchele (CEO, Novomatic Italy), Marcello Minenna (director, ADM), Roberto Ribaudo (Director, Interpol Italy Division), Carla ramella (director of customs and monopoly – central public administration, Sogei), Claudio Durigon (Undersecretary, Ministry of the Economy and Finance), and Ugo taucer (Attorney General, Italian National Olympic Committee).

The agenda for Day 1 includes a session examining what is perhaps the biggest challenge facing the industry: proposed changes to the licensing regime and the possibility for the government to order a complete overhaul of the industry. regulation of gambling.

The heavyweight program also includes a panel of CEOs from major companies debating how to create a more sustainable future for the industry in Italy, as well as a session that will detail the changes that the country’s vast retail gaming sector is seeing. must implement to help its recovery from the financial blow of the pandemic.

The opening day’s agenda ends with a session focusing on the latest marketing strategies and technologies, as well as a panel on Italy’s leading role in the fight against match-fixing in international sport.

On day two, attention will turn to the online marketplace, with a review of how the online gaming industry can capitalize on the growth in player numbers and revenue it has enjoyed over the past year. past year, an in-depth look at the potential of esports betting. , and an assessment of the future of the Italian poker industry.

The event will conclude with a panel on the role of gaming regulators in the international industry, with best practice examples from around the world.

Rasmus Sojmark, founder and CEO of SBC, said: “SBC Digital Italia comes at a crucial time for the Italian betting and gaming industry, and the event will provide an invaluable forum to share important information and discuss ideas on the main challenges it faces. .

“With the help of the in-depth knowledge of the local market from the team at our partner, Gioco News, we have compiled a program rich in thematic sessions and a list of speakers who will provide vital information to the audience. “

In addition to the conference, SBC Digital Italia will offer a virtual exhibition with 20 leading suppliers showcasing their latest innovations tailored to the Italian market, as well as a selection of networking opportunities.

Register to get your free online pass for SBC Digital Italia on the event website.