Congress Agenda

Day 0: Monday, 5th June
time
room
details
10:00S4
entrance #3
Executive Committee Meeting
13:30S3
entrance #3
General Assembly
16:45break
17:00-18:00foyerTrade Show Opening
20:00Opening Gala including the introduction of the Young Lions Programme Challenges
The Cloth Hall, Rynek Główny 3
dress code: smart casual
Day 1: Tuesday, 6th June
Day theme: VISION
time
room
details
09:00S1EL President address Mr Hansjörg Höltkemeier, EL President
EL vision of the future
09:15S1Totalizator Sportowy address Mr Olgierd Cieślik, CEO
09:30S1
Keynote Speaker Mr David Rowan, former editor-in-chief of WIRED magazine's UK edition
Technologies & Trends In The World Today
10:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
11:15S1Discussion Panel:
Build to Win – How lottery restructuring can create new synergies and advantages
- Mr Olli Sarekoski, CEO Veikkaus Oy
- Mr Dermot Griffin, CEO, Premier Lotteries Ireland
- Mr Kamil Ziegler, Executive Chairman of OPAP

Moderator: Mr Arjan van't Veer, EL Secretary General
12:00S1Premium Partners Session: PLAYTECH
Responsible Gaming: New Directions in a Rapidly Changing World
Presenters:
- Mr Robin Bowler, Government Markets Director, Playtech plc
- Ms Lauren Iannarone, Head of Social Responsibility, Playtech plc
- Mr Simo Dragicevic, Chief Executive Officer, Bet Buddy
12:30foyerLunch
13:30S1Panel:
PR communication challenges and opportunities for lotteries
- Ms Jutta Buyse, EL Deputy Secretary General
- Mr Petri Lahesmaa, Project Director, The Beneficiaries of the Finnish Lottery
- Mr Olivier Alsteens, Chief Operations Officer, Loterie Nationale, Belgium

Moderator: Ms Agata Grabowska PhD, Poland
14:15S1Premium Partners Session: INTRALOT
Modernizing Lotteries in a digital world
Speakers:
- Mr Tassos Evangelou, Global Sales Director Operational Excellence, DIAGEO
- Mr Guglielmo Angelozzi, CEO, Gamenet

Moderator: Mr George Vassilaras, Retail Group Director, INTRALOT
14:45S1An afternoon fireside chat with Mr Harrie Temmink, Deputy Head of Unit at the European Commission
Interviewed by Ms Jutta Buyse, EL Deputy Secretary General
15:00S1
Keynote Speaker Ms Julia Krysztofiak-Szopa, Startup Poland CEO
Lotteries as investors – new ideas gathering from market.
15:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
16:00S1
Keynote Speaker Ms Katarzyna Młynarczyk, Socjomania, Poland
Social Media and Lotteries
16:45S1Discussion Panel:
Lottery, Community and Responsibility - Debate over the social mission of lotteries
- Mr Jannie Haek, CEO Loterie Nationale, Belgium
- Mr Edmundo Martinho, CEO Santa Casa, Portugal
- Mrs Stéphane Pallez, President and CEO, Franҫaise des Jeux, France

Moderator: Mr André Noël Chaker
17:30-18:00foyerTrade Show
20:00Appreciation Dinner hosted by Premium Partners
(for Lotteries only)
Day 2: Wednesday, 7th June
Day theme: MISSION
time
room
details
09:00S1
Keynote Speaker Mr Martin Lindstrom, Brand Futurist
Brand Transformation
09:45S1Presentation:
The Growth of eSport and its Potential for the Lottery Industry
Piotr "Izak" Skowyrski - eSport caster
10:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
11:30S1Presentation:
Former World Champion – Speed Boating
Mr Bartek Marszałek
11:45S1Premium Partners Session: NOVOMATIC
Live long and prosper
Presenters:
- Mr Pall Palsson, Senior Dir. of Corporate Innovation and Strategy
- Ms Agnieszka Rylska, Marketing Manager
12:15S1Semi Premium Partner Session: KAMBI
The importance of Sports betting as a customer acquisition tool
Presenter:
- Mr Joni Hovi, Executive Director Lotteries
12:30foyerLunch
13:30S1
Keynote Speaker Mr Aki Järvinen PhD, United Kingdom
What Lotteries can learn from gaming developpers?
14:15S1Premium Partners Session: IGT
MISSION Possible - Ensuring Consumer Interaction
14:45S1Discussion Panel:
Games of The Future – Digital Lotteries and their endless possibilities
- Mr Ludovic Grémy, Franҫaise des Jeux, France
- Mr Jens Nielsen, Danske Licens Spil, Denmark
- Mr David Sargeant, iGaming Innovation Consultant

Moderator: Mr André Noël Chaker
15:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
16:00S1Premium Partners Session: SCIENTIFIC GAMES
Enabling Agility with no Compromises on Trustworthiness
Speakers:
- Mr Christian Kometer, Managing Director, International Lottery Systems
- Mr Chris Coyle, gemIntelligence Business Development
16:30S1The Young Lions Challenge
Lottery Advertising Awards
Innovation Award 2017
17:30foyerResponsible Gaming Certification Ceremony
EL stand located at the level 1 (B26)
17:30-18:00foyerTrade Show
20:00S1
ICE
Closing Gala
including:
- Young Lions Prizes Ceremony
- Advertising Awards Prizes Ceremony
- Sports Award

dress code: smart casual
Day 3: Thursday, 8th June
Day theme: ACTION
time
room
details
09:00S1
Keynote Speaker Ms Agata Grabowska PhD, Poland
The Thrill of Transgression
09:45S1Discussion Panel:
Battling Against the Illegals – a strategic Approach
- Mrs Caroline Larlus, Head of Department, Arjel, France
- Mr Robert Chvátal, CEO, Sazka, Czech Republic

Moderator: Mr Philippe Vlaemminck, partner Pharumlegal, Belgium
10:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
11:15S1Presentation:
The Future of payments in the Lottery World
Mr Bogusław Kułakowski, e-payment expert, Poland
12:00S1Presentation:
Consumer expectations... 2020
Mr Peter Zäll, Managing Director, Z-INSPIRED AB, Sweden
12:30S1Closing Remarks EL President
12:45foyerLunch
14:00End
Day 0: Monday, 5th June
time
room
details
10:00S4
entrance #3
Executive Committee Meeting
13:30S3
entrance #3
General Assembly
16:45break
17:00-18:00foyerTrade Show Opening
20:00Opening Gala including the introduction of the Young Lions Programme Challenges
The Cloth Hall, Rynek Główny 3
dress code: smart casual
Day 1: Tuesday, 6th June
Day theme: VISION
time
room
details
09:00S1EL President address Mr Hansjörg Höltkemeier, EL President
EL vision of the future
09:15S1Totalizator Sportowy address Mr Olgierd Cieślik, CEO
09:30S1
Keynote Speaker Mr David Rowan, former editor-in-chief of WIRED magazine's UK edition
Technologies & Trends In The World Today
10:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
11:15S1Discussion Panel:
Build to Win – How lottery restructuring can create new synergies and advantages
- Mr Olli Sarekoski, CEO Veikkaus Oy
- Mr Dermot Griffin, CEO, Premier Lotteries Ireland
- Mr Kamil Ziegler, Executive Chairman of OPAP

Moderator: Mr Arjan van't Veer, EL Secretary General
12:00S1Premium Partners Session: PLAYTECH
Responsible Gaming: New Directions in a Rapidly Changing World
Presenters:
- Mr Robin Bowler, Government Markets Director, Playtech plc
- Ms Lauren Iannarone, Head of Social Responsibility, Playtech plc
- Mr Simo Dragicevic, Chief Executive Officer, Bet Buddy
12:30foyerLunch
13:30S1Panel:
PR communication challenges and opportunities for lotteries
- Ms Jutta Buyse, EL Deputy Secretary General
- Mr Petri Lahesmaa, Project Director, The Beneficiaries of the Finnish Lottery
- Mr Olivier Alsteens, Chief Operations Officer, Loterie Nationale, Belgium

Moderator: Ms Agata Grabowska PhD, Poland
14:15S1Premium Partners Session: INTRALOT
Modernizing Lotteries in a digital world
Speakers:
- Mr Tassos Evangelou, Global Sales Director Operational Excellence, DIAGEO
- Mr Guglielmo Angelozzi, CEO, Gamenet

Moderator: Mr George Vassilaras, Retail Group Director, INTRALOT
14:45S1An afternoon fireside chat with Mr Harrie Temmink, Deputy Head of Unit at the European Commission
Interviewed by Ms Jutta Buyse, EL Deputy Secretary General
15:00S1
Keynote Speaker Ms Julia Krysztofiak-Szopa, Startup Poland CEO
Lotteries as investors – new ideas gathering from market.
15:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
16:00S1
Keynote Speaker Ms Katarzyna Młynarczyk, Socjomania, Poland
Social Media and Lotteries
16:45S1Discussion Panel:
Lottery, Community and Responsibility - Debate over the social mission of lotteries
- Mr Jannie Haek, CEO Loterie Nationale, Belgium
- Mr Edmundo Martinho, CEO Santa Casa, Portugal
- Mrs Stéphane Pallez, President and CEO, Franҫaise des Jeux, France

Moderator: Mr André Noël Chaker
17:30-18:00foyerTrade Show
20:00Appreciation Dinner hosted by Premium Partners
(for Lotteries only)
Day 2: Wednesday, 7th June
Day theme: MISSION
time
room
details
09:00S1
Keynote Speaker Mr Martin Lindstrom, Brand Futurist
Brand Transformation
09:45S1Presentation:
The Growth of eSport and its Potential for the Lottery Industry
Piotr "Izak" Skowyrski - eSport caster
10:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
11:30S1Presentation:
Former World Champion – Speed Boating
Mr Bartek Marszałek
11:45S1Premium Partners Session: NOVOMATIC
Live long and prosper
Presenters:
- Mr Pall Palsson, Senior Dir. of Corporate Innovation and Strategy
- Ms Agnieszka Rylska, Marketing Manager
12:15S1Semi Premium Partner Session: KAMBI
The importance of Sports betting as a customer acquisition tool
Presenter:
- Mr Joni Hovi, Executive Director Lotteries
12:30foyerLunch
13:30S1
Keynote Speaker Mr Aki Järvinen PhD, United Kingdom
What Lotteries can learn from gaming developpers?
14:15S1Premium Partners Session: IGT
MISSION Possible - Ensuring Consumer Interaction
14:45S1Discussion Panel:
Games of The Future – Digital Lotteries and their endless possibilities
- Mr Ludovic Grémy, Franҫaise des Jeux, France
- Mr Jens Nielsen, Danske Licens Spil, Denmark
- Mr David Sargeant, iGaming Innovation Consultant

Moderator: Mr André Noël Chaker
15:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
16:00S1Premium Partners Session: SCIENTIFIC GAMES
Enabling Agility with no Compromises on Trustworthiness
Speakers:
- Mr Christian Kometer, Managing Director, International Lottery Systems
- Mr Chris Coyle, gemIntelligence Business Development
16:30S1The Young Lions Challenge
Lottery Advertising Awards
Innovation Award 2017
17:30foyerResponsible Gaming Certification Ceremony
EL stand located at the level 1 (B26)
17:30-18:00foyerTrade Show
20:00S1
ICE
Closing Gala
including:
- Young Lions Prizes Ceremony
- Advertising Awards Prizes Ceremony
- Sports Award

dress code: smart casual
Day 3: Thursday, 8th June
Day theme: ACTION
time
room
details
09:00S1
Keynote Speaker Ms Agata Grabowska PhD, Poland
The Thrill of Transgression
09:45S1Discussion Panel:
Battling Against the Illegals – a strategic Approach
- Mrs Caroline Larlus, Head of Department, Arjel, France
- Mr Robert Chvátal, CEO, Sazka, Czech Republic

Moderator: Mr Philippe Vlaemminck, partner Pharumlegal, Belgium
10:30foyerCoffee Break & Trade Show
11:15S1Presentation:
The Future of payments in the Lottery World
Mr Bogusław Kułakowski, e-payment expert, Poland
12:00S1Presentation:
Consumer expectations... 2020
Mr Peter Zäll, Managing Director, Z-INSPIRED AB, Sweden
12:30S1Closing Remarks EL President
12:45foyerLunch
14:00End
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