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Welcome to the Skill Gaming Summit 2018!
KEY THEME: "INDUSTRY PROSPECTS AND REGULATORY OUTLOOK"
19 July 2018, Mumbai

The Skill Gaming Summit will be a landmark event in the history of skill gaming industry in India. For the first time, operators across the skill gaming industry will come together at this event to announce the adoption of a common set of standards to protect players and promote responsible playing. The Summit will also offer trending industry-focused sessions, regulatory perspective from international regulators, and networking opportunities. It brings together a panel of eminent speakers and gaming experts including regulators from international markets like New Jersey, Malta, and the UK. The panel of speakers also includes Indian skill gaming operators, legal experts, technology & other service providers, and gaming compliance experts, who will provide both guidance and insights on how the industry can and should prepare for rapid growth in a rapidly evolving regulatory context.

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

Industry Report

RELEASE OF
INDUSTRY REPORT


TRF Standards

LAUNCH OF
TRF STANDARDS


Insights

INSIGHTS FROM AND INTERACTION
WITH INTERNATIONAL REGULATORS


 

LIST OF SPEAKERS

george-rover

George Rover

Former Deputy Director of the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement


Karl Brincat Peplow

Karl Brincat Peplow

COO, Malta Gaming Authority (MGA)



Mario Galea

Mario Galea

President, TRF



 
Trivikraman Thampy

Trivikraman Thampy

Co-Founder & Co-CEO of Play Games24x7


Deepak Gullapalli

Deepak Gullapalli

Founder & CEO, Head Infotech Pvt. Ltd.


Vidushpat Singhania

Vidushpat Singhania

Managing Partner, Krida Legal


 
Milind Kamat

Milind Kamat

Executive Vice President, TechProcess Payment Services 



Ishita Pateria

Ishita Pateria

Clinical Psychologist, Member of British Psychological Society and Bombay Psychological Association 


Suhaan-Mukerji

Suhaan Mukerji

Partner, PLR Chamber 




 
sreeram-reddy

Sreeram Reddy Vanga

Founder, Cozy Games & Innopark India



vaibhav-kakkar

Vaibhav Kakkar

Partner, Luthra & Luthra



anil-talreja

Anil Talreja

Partner, Deloitte
(*TBC )


 
Shawn Ogren

Shawn Ogren

Client Partner at Facebook


ankush-gera

Ankush Gera

Founder and CEO, Junglee Games


amit-vohra

Amit Vohra

Founder and CEO, Living Consumers


 
Jaishil-Shah

Jaishil Shah

Partner, Deloitte 



PROGRAM DETAILS

OUR PARTNERS AND MEMBERS

STRATEGY PARTNERS

random consulting
PGS

KNOWLEDGE PARTNER

Industry Report

LAW PARTNERS

krida
luthra

PLATINUM MEMBERS

rummycircle
ace2Three


GOLD MEMBERS

junglee
deccan
classic
rummypassion
 
 

REQUEST INVITE

All participants must fill out the form below. An email confirming your registration will be sent to you once the process is complete.

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For Skill Gaming Summit Partnership Opportunities, please contact:

contact number +91-8879553540

The Rummy Federation (TRF) Launch Event
15 Dec 2017


The Rummy Federation (TRF) announced its launch on December 15, 2017

The Rummy Federation (TRF) announced its launch on December 15, 2017 in The Taj Mahal Hotel in New Delhi. The event highlighted the key opportunities and challenges of the online rummy industry and how the Federation intends to work towards serving this sector and all its stakeholders.

The launch event was graced by eminent guests including Mr. Parag P Tripathi, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, who delivered the keynote address at the launch of the event, Mr. Mario Galea, Senior Consultant, Random Consulting, Malta, the CEOs of online rummy companies including Ace2three, Jungleerummy, Rummycircle and Classicrummy. The event was also attended by other online gaming entrepreneurs, legal experts, online advertising and payment partners.

Mr. Mario Galea, who is a pioneer in setting up regulatory frameworks both in Europe and the US, presented his views on the gaming regulations and practices in regulated markets, and spoke about several aspects of self-regulation and how it can work in the Indian context.

The Legal Panel comprising of Mr. Pragyaan Sharma, Advocate, Supreme Court of India, Mr. Vidushpat Singhania, Advocate and Managing Partner, Krida Legal, Mr. Vaibhav Kakkar, Partner, Luthra and Luthra and Mr. Malay Shukla, Secretary, TRF discussed the legal position applicable to games of skill in India and how these are protected as permitted legal activities. They also expressed that skill games industry is a permitted sector for foreign direct investment under the automatic route as per the extant FDI policy in India.

The online rummy operators gave an overview about the prospects of the online rummy industry which is sized at Rs 1000 cr and expected to grow at 60 to 70% annually. Owning to the industry growth, online rummy businesses, who have thus far individually operated in a self-regulated manner, have chosen to come together and benefit from each other’s experience to build a common self-regulatory platform.

The Rummy Federation aspires to be the gold standard of self-regulation for the online rummy industry and be an example for other online businesses. The Rummy Federation shall engage with experts in various fields including, technology, payments, gaming regulation, law and other ITES industries and will function as a neutral self-regulatory body to ensure that the guidelines and recommendations for the online rummy operators are forward looking and of very high standards.



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