Clarion Gaming, organisers of the 8th Annual European iGaming Congress and Expo, which takes place in Copenhagen this year between 15 and 17 September, report steady progress as the speaker list takes shape.
The official agenda for the event can now be downloaded from http://www.eigexpo.com/2009/?page=brochure. The program is the distillation of consultations with over a hundred industry specialists and business leaders, and is packed with high-impact features to enhance information exchange and networking at EiG.
Confirmed speakers thus far include:
* Kristian Jensen, Minister of Taxation, Denmark who will open EiG on Tuesday and give details on the upcoming market liberalisation in Denmark.
* Paul B. Carroll, Co-Author, Billion Dollar Lessons - What You Can Learn from the Most Inexcusable Business Failures of the Last 25 Years who will identify the most common business mistakes, drawing from his analysis of over 700 corporate failures, and provide some advice on how to avoid them.
* Christian Lindholm, Managing Partner, Fjord and creator of the Nokia Series 60 user interface who will share some lessons learned over the past 15 years at Nokia and Yahoo! on how to make mobile propositions more user friendly.
* James Cashmore, Industry Leader - Entertainment and Media, Google UK who will talk about maximising online exposure opportunities to acquire more loyal customers in a cost-effective and trackable way.
As in previous years at EiG, CEOs of the leading online brands will share their strategies for success and development in today's tough business environment, with the following lined up to participate:
David Yu, CEO, Betfair
Ed Andrewes, MD, Ladbrokes eGaming
Gigi Levy, CEO, 888.com
Norbert Teufelberger, Co-CEO, bwin
Henry Birch, CEO, William Hill Online
Jim Ryan, CEO, PartyGaming