The future of sports betting in the spotlight at SBC Summit Barcelona
SBC Barcelona Summit is ready to provide valuable insight on how to navigate the changes facing the sports betting industry, with executives and specialists from Entain, Cutting-edge sports, Betfred, Parity, Sportium, Kaizen games, FDJ, and 888 tracks among speakers ready to share their views with delegates.
With Catalonia and Barcelona now open to commercial events, SBC’s Global Betting and Video Game Show will take place as scheduled at Fira de Barcelona Montjuïc on September 21 – 24.
The Summit sports betting area will provide an ideal setting for operator executives to learn from industry experts, exchange ideas with their counterparts in other markets and see the latest in sports betting technology.
It will feature a stage that will host two conference tracks – Sports betting and Innovation in sports betting – Lounge and hospitality facilities for networking and meetings, and an exhibition that showcases the best new innovations in sports betting.
Sports radar, Delasport, PariConstruct, Powerful statistics, Mountain peak, Metric clearance, Sports solutions, Soft2Bet, Sportingtech, and ExeFeed are just a few of the leading technology, data and content providers participating in the exhibition.
The September 22 sports betting track agenda will look at some of the key issues driving change in the industry, including the relationship between operators and media companies, exclusivity of data rights, how whose sports betting can become a mainstream product, and the latest developments in integrity.
Speakers attending the track include Alberto Eljarrat (CEO, Sportium), Daria Isakova (communications manager, Parimatch Tech), Dr Matthias Kirschenhofer (member of the management board of Sport1 Medien AG), Gilles Maillet (director of sports integrity, FDJ), David foster (head of regulatory affairs, Entain), Marco blume (sales manager, Pinnacle), Eytan Mazori (SVP finances, 888 Holdings), Ludovico Calvi (president, GLMS), and Russel Young (commercial director and general manager Betfred.es, Betfred).
The Innovation in Sports Betting track the following day will address one of the central themes of the SBC Summit Barcelona conference, how to use technology to improve the player experience. Sessions will delve deeper into topics such as how external trends in technology are influencing product innovation, how to deliver a compelling digital offering as part of a diverse product portfolio, the latest developments in football markets and how choose the right technology partner.
The range of expert speakers includes representatives from operators such as Jason trost (CEO, Markets), Georges kourakos (customer experience and innovation manager, Kaizen Gaming), and Ben cove (CMO, Pinnacle Sports), as well as technology experts including Stuart without God (managing director, mkodo), Tommy kearns (CEO, Xtremepush), and Antonio Zanghi (CEO, Maxima Conformité).
Rasmus Sojmark, founder and CEO of SBC, said: “Advances in technology, the way young adults are now engaging in sport and the strong interest in the industry from major media brands mean that the sports betting industry is going through a period of change. . We are delighted to welcome a selection of renowned thought leaders to SBC Summit Barcelona to share their ideas on how companies can successfully navigate and emerge in a changing marketplace.
Attendees can also enjoy content on the venue’s main stage, which will host a program of executive panels and keynote speeches, including Jette Nygaard-Andersen (CEO, Entain), Fredrik elmqvist (founder and CEO, Yggdrasil Gaming), Carsten Koerl (founder and CEO, Sportradar), and Stuart simms (CEO, XLMedia).
The site will host three other areas – Casino & Gaming, Payments & Compliance, and Affiliate, Marketing & Media – each with its own conference and exhibition program tailored to meet the demands of executives in these verticals.
Delegates attending in person will have access to a series of evening networking events at stylish venues in Barcelona, which are included in the event pass.
Those unable to travel to Spain for the event can access a digital version of the SBC Summit Barcelona, with the conference content streamed online and access to a virtual exhibit.
Visit the SBC Summit Barcelona website for more information on attending the event, including details on how to book a pass and the Book With Confidence offer which allows delegates to get a refund on their tickets. tickets if their travel plans are hit by new restrictions.