What to Expect in Riga Gaming Congress Next Month

Sep 30, 2017
What to Expect in Riga Gaming Congress Next Month

Latvia will host its first Riga Gaming Congress 2017 on Oct. 12. The Smile-Expo organized event will be at the Bellevue Park Hotel.

There are five reasons why affiliates, operators, developers, or anyone in the iGaming industry should attend this event. This includes the chance to learn more about the market regulation in Latvia as well as the opportunities it presents.

First Latvia gaming conference

Riga Gaming Congress on Oct. 12

Riga Gaming Congress will be the first iGaming conference in Latvia. Because of this, most of its sessions will cover different parts of the Latvian iGaming market. This includes the financial regulation and licensing procedure for gambling companies in the country. There is also a presentation on the current gambling market in Latvia and how it compares to the rest of the world.

Apart from being part of Latvia’s iGaming history, the gaming Congress opens the door to the region’s market. Operators can use the sessions to get a good grasp of what the current market demand is. They can also learn how to properly establish an online gambling site in the region.

High-profile sponsors backing

Riga Gaming Congress has the backing of many top names in the iGaming industry. Five of the notable sponsors are

  • SL Casino – Shangri La Casino is a land-based casino in Kempinski Hotel, Riga.
  • Tom Horn Gaming – A software provider that offers a full suite of games with its games aggregator platform.
  • Royal Casino SPA & Hotel Resort – One of Baltic’s major entertainment complex and is the sponsor for the after party event.
  • DAO.Casino – A gambling platform that is powered by smart contracts.
  • CASEXE – A software provider that is working virtual and augmented reality casinos.

Prolific speakers

The speakers who are set to present the sessions in the Riga Gaming Congress are some of the top personalities in the industry. This includes Max Krupyshev, chief operating officer of Cubits. Cubits is one of the top Bitcoin exchanges that most online gambling sites use.

Interesting and helpful sessions

Riga Gaming Congress offers many worthwhile sessions that do not just cover the Latvian market. There are refresher sessions for people new to the industry. One example is the Bitcoin Payments and Bitcoin Debit Cards: How it Works session that tackles the basic of cryptocurrency payment for a Bitcoin casino.

There are also sessions that cover interesting topics. One of which is the Ethereum for Gaming Industry session that talks about the use of smart contracts in the iGaming market.

New product presentations

Many of the top iGaming companies will showcase their best gambling products in the Riga Gaming Congress. This includes Slotegrator, a software provider that is working on a Telegram Casino. The team will present its full portfolio on the Congress’ demo floor.