|The lineup for the sixth annual International Symposium on Internet and Wireless Gambling Law & Management has been announced, and will feature many big names from the gaming world, many of whom will be familiar to readers of onlinecasinonews, including CEOs from online sports betting and casino companies such as Mark Blandford, CEO of Sportingbet.com, Mickey Charles, CEO of The Sports Network, Michael Caselli of OnlineCasinoNews.com and Gambling Online Magazine and Tobin Prior, CEO of Kerzner Interactive. |
There will be speakers from software companies such as Microgaming and CryptoLogic, legal experts such as I Nelson Rose and Frank Catania, and many more key figures from the online gaming industry.
Lloyd D. Levenson, an internationally-recognized gaming attorney, will be the keynote speaker Levenson's keynote address, 'Internet Fears Should Evaporate', will discuss the misconception of the internet gaming industry as a legal threat to regulators and a business threat to 'brick and mortar' casinos. The address will emphasize the role of the Internet as a marketing strategy in the wireless gambling industry.
Sponsors and exhibitors to date include Cooper Perskie April Niedelman Wagenheim & Levenson, Online Casino News, startcasino.com, Sports Network, World Gaming and Zabadoo.com.
The Symposium will cover such topics as the future of the industry, financing, jurisdictions from all over the world, intranets, kiosks and other new media, growth of wireless gaming, regulatory updates, rapid growth in sportsbooks, Internet casinos and electronic payment systems. The conference is sponsored by the International Internet Wireless Gaming Association and Internet and Wireless Gaming International Newsletter. It is scheduled for December 8th -10th, 2002 at the Atlantis in Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas.