Conference program
OLEG VLASOV
Moderator
10:00
Morning coffee
10:30
Gary A. Fowler Co-Founder and CMO/Chief Evangelist GVA LaunchGurus Future of investments in gambling
11:00
Raf Keustermans Co-Founder/CEO Social Casino: How To Survive The Gold Rush
11:30
Alexandr Zholobov APPS Group Mistakes in process of creating original gambling projects
11:50
Vitaliy Makarov founder PokerMoscow Poker in social networks
12:10
Viktor Kravchenko Socialist Media Games brands play. How advertising integrations influence users' interest in applications
12:30
Coffee break
13:00
Evgeniy Fateev a leading developer "Snegoff" SocialCore - quick launch technology of web applications in social networks
13:30
Jonathan Swerdlow Founder and CEO Marketing and Affiliation trough Social & Mobile Gaming
14:00
Eugene Nevgen СЕО SplitMetrics New tools and strategies to attract users
14:30
Kirill Stepanenko CEO Users' trust issues
15:30
Coffee break
16:00
Vyacheslav Fedorov managing partner e-MoneyNews How not to overpay for customers attraction and simplify receipt of money from customers
16:30
Maxim Ternovyh ABBYY Language Services Costs optimization on localization of games
17:00
Maria Lepschikova Lawyer Features of legal regulation of gambling in social networks and on mobile devices
Conference results 2015
Anna Lykova
Spice
I liked Social & Mobile Gambling Conference , it was informative, all reports were interesting. I had the opportunity to talk with representatives of various companies. I have a lot of new useful contacts, so I was pleased with the result
KIRILL STEPANENKO
GLOBULL.
The organizers made high quality event, it was very interesting. As a participant of ICE conference in London in 2015, I can say that the Russian gambling community has potential to grow, and I hope that together we will overcome all barriers. Thank you, I hope to participate in future conferences
JONATHAN SWERDLOW
GamyTech
The Social & Mobile Gambling conference is an event full of opportunity for game developers and online gambling operators. This is one of the fastest growing segment of the online gambling industry and this event is the perfect education for forward thinking gambling operators.
Dan Segev
Extract Net
It is a conference for searchers like me and it works for me. I enjoyed meeting very interesting new contacts and that's what I am looking for . I will hopefully succeed to work with the Russian market and come back in June. Thank you
RAF KEUSTERMANS
Plumbee
SMGC was a very interesting conference, a good opportunity to meet key people from the industry and learn more about the growing Russian market. The event was well organized, a good selection of speakers and content, and set in a good location. For anyone looking to network and do business in the social/mobile gaming space in Russia, this conference is definitely strongly recommended
Speakers presentations
Gary A. Fowler Co-Founder and CMO/Chief Evangelist GVA LaunchGurus
Gary A. Fowler Co-Founder and CMO/Chief Evangelist GVA LaunchGurus
Presentation

Gary is an award winning marketing guru, entrepreneur, business coach, mentor, TEDX presenter and has a long history in Russia with a number of startups under his belt as well as a successful IPO (CKSW). Gary is passionate and optimistic about their proven 360 degree ecosystem method that they have co-developed for quickly and effectively developing startups to maximize their opportunity for success.

Gary’s background has centered on leadership in high tech, services and consulting companies as well as his own companies in technology, development and consulting. He is CEO of Fowler International, an international business development consulting company that works with leading companies interested in entering the Russian/CIS market. As a Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for ClickSoftware (Israeli company), he was responsible for the worldwide rebranding and successful marketing leading up to the IPO. In addition, Gary has held executive positions with Hewlett Packard, Mirantis, Modcomp, Siemens and Planalytics attaining numerous sales and marketing awards. He is currently the Co-Chair of the American Chamber of Commerce Technology Committee in Moscow and was the recipient of the 2013 «Co-Chairman of the Year Award». His assistance led to one of the most ‘successful programs in the history of the school. He is an advisor to several startups as well as a mentor. He has been an adjunct professor of marketing, sales and business development at the top business school in Russia as well as the Project Director of the USA Module for the MBA program.

Raf Keustermans Co-Founder/CEO
Plumbee
Raf Keustermans Co-Founder/CEO
Plumbee
Presentation

Raf is a social games veteran with a background in gambling. Prior to co-founding Plumbee, he was an independent strategic consultant for VCs, mobile and social game studios. Before that he served as marketing director for EA/Playfish, Pogo.com and Unibet. He started his career in advertising, working for agencies like BBDO, Grey and Publicis.

Alexandr Zholobov APPS Group
Alexandr Zholobov APPS Group
Presentation

Worked at the casino for 4 years.

Created one of the first online casinos with "live dealers" as the project manager. Duplicated project for several companies.

Founded company wich deal with  development of websites and mobile applications.

Participated in the development of several gambling  projects 

Vitaliy Makarov founder PokerMoscow
Vitaliy Makarov founder PokerMoscow
Presentation

Basic theses of report:

  • Business expansion. Gambling businesses merges. Only giants will survive. 
  • Big budgets of legal gambling. Who would get it and how to get it.
  • Traffic or content - what is more important nowadays.
  • New products and services, tools and technologies, which would be in demand after the legalization of online poker.
  • What’s going on with Bitcoin and why it hasn’t substituted the fiat currency yet.

About the Speaker: At the beginning of 2000 I have turned my passion for the game of poker into a successful business. I played, taught others, created a team of players, launched poker portal,  and now I am developing community. Graduated from the Higher School of Economics, Management course in IT, successfully learned to delegate duties. I do business, travel the world, do a lot and rest a lot. 

Viktor Kravchenko Socialist Media
Socialist Media
Viktor Kravchenko Socialist Media
Socialist Media
Presentation
Evgeniy Fateev a leading developer "Snegoff"
Evgeniy Fateev a leading developer "Snegoff"
Presentation

Eugene worked on the project gamer.ru, participated in the development crm-system for the company Motul. At the moment, is a leading developer of projects of "Snegoff", including game Corruption and social networks Cheloveche. Follower The Ruby / Rails Way. Teacher  of course on copyright in Ruby proglive.ru.

Jonathan Swerdlow Founder and CEO
GamyTech
Jonathan Swerdlow Founder and CEO
GamyTech

Jonathan is the perfect combination of successful entrepreneur and engaging speaker with worthwhile information to share.

Jonathan has been focusing on the next generation of mobile games. Riding the big wave of social gaming, Jonathan has founded a startup that could potentially change the way we play mobile games. His straightforward, tell-it-like-it-is approach is refreshingly honest and leaves the audience with the information they need to make significant change in their approach to mobile gaming.

 

Eugene Nevgen СЕО SplitMetrics
Eugene Nevgen СЕО SplitMetrics
Presentation

Designer, entrepreneur, startups.

Expert in the field of interface design, SaaS-run startups. 8 years of experience in design and development of web projects.

- Creative Director PandaDoc / Quote Roller.
- Organizer Web Not Bombs: Design & UX.
- CEO SplitMetrics.com.
- Co-founder of the charity auction meetings "MaeSens."

Kirill Stepanenko CEO
GLOBULL
Kirill Stepanenko CEO
GLOBULL
Presentation

Kirill Stepanenko has over 6 years of experience in online marketing in sphere of construction of sales network. The principle of his company - the integration of business processes of customers, learning the intricacies of conducting their business, and only after a detailed analysis of the company can perform the task. As a rule - a design and web site development, sales strategy and sales themselves, which include constant a / b-test and analysis of current activities.
Basically Cyril cooperates with European companies focused on the Russian market.

Vyacheslav Fedorov managing partner e-MoneyNews
Vyacheslav Fedorov managing partner e-MoneyNews
Presentation

Has 10 years of experience in the field of payment systems, has received professional knowledge and competence in projects:
Yandex.Money as the head of regional development.
Yota as head of the department for the development of payment systems. During his time was running payment infrastructure for telecom operator in Russia, Nicaragua, as well as the project was launched Yota Money.
DengiOnline as head of the marketing department.
Go2See as commercial director.
Is the managing partner of a consulting project news and e-MoneyNews, providing services in the field of electronic payment systems.

Maxim Ternovyh ABBYY Language Services
Maxim Ternovyh ABBYY Language Services
Presentation
Maria Lepschikova Lawyer
LLC PL
Maria Lepschikova Lawyer
LLC PL

Lepschikova Maria, "PL" Ltd., legal and accounting support of activities in the field of gambling, lottery, "financial games" and related areas in the field of entertainment.
She has 15 years of overall legal work experience, 10 years of experience in the legal support of gambling, lottery (slot machine halls, lottery clubs, betting houses, entertainment clubs, Forex, etc.)
Legal support of all existing activities in this segment.
Successful representation in arbitration courts and courts of general jurisdiction at all levels (including the Supreme Court).
Continuous practical experience of legal representation of various market participants (checks of state agencies, courts, contractual work).

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