In a first of its kind event held in Dubai, Eventus International will be hosting the International Lottery Play Summit 2020. The summit will take place from 26 to 27 February 2020 at the Crowne Plaza Dubai.

The event will focus on four major elements in lottery business including Regulatory Development, Corporate Social Responsibility approach around the world, Technology Innovations and Marketing Strategies in Lottery.

Eventus International is proud to introduce speaker, Beata Guzik, Director of EU public affairs at Pharumlegal.

Ms Beata Guzik is the director of EU Public Affairs. During the last 5 years, she gained unique and professional experience as a member of the EU Regulatory Team of a full-service Belgian law firm. She was involved and has spoken at diverse conferences around Europe on social media, lotteries & social gaming, energy, Digital Single Market, food law and sharing economy. She has published on the topic of social media and social gaming in Public Gaming Magazine. She is a board member of Femmes Polonaises de Bruxelles ASBL and involved in various social projects amongst others on sharing economy.

Eventus International: Why is the International Lottery Play Summit important and why are you supporting this year’s event?

ILPS is important as a meeting place for all stakeholders. Moreover, the region where the Summit is organised plays an important role. Participants from all over the world with their unique experience of different backgrounds makes that conference very promising. Knowing the program I am sure that ILPS will be a very insightful conference in the gaming sector.

Eventus International: What do you look forward to gaining from the International Lottery Play Summit, Dubai in February

I hope to gain some interesting knowledge about different markets, especially from the region, but also to network, and get to know more about new technologies (like AI).

Eventus International: What do you see as the main challenges currently facing the lottery industry

Among others: fighting illegal operators, implementing modern technologies and adapting CSR to the shared values model by highlighting lotteries’ contribution to charities as well as to education, health, and even architecture.

Eventus International: How did you get into the sector?

I have been working in legal services for 10 years together with Philippe Vlaemminck who is a well-reputed lawyer with vast and very unique experience in lotteries sector.

During the last 10 years, I gained a unique and professional experience as a member of the EU Regulatory Team of a Belgian law firm.

I was involved and has spoken at diverse conferences around Europe on lotteries, social gaming, shared values approach to CSR, Digital Single Market, Circular Economy and sharing economy. I have published several articles related to lotteries, among others in the Public Gaming Magazine.

Eventus International: How do you think delegates will benefit from attending the International Lottery Play Summit 2020, in Dubai?

Learning from different case studies,  top experts, professionals that have been working in the lotteries sector for many years and come from different countries, different jurisdictions and cultures is the best that attendees can get from the ILPS 2020.

Join Beata and many other international professionals at the International Lottery Play Summit 2020 in Dubai. Register your attendance now and benefit from hearing these top-notch industry speakers share their knowledge.

To celebrate the leap year in all it’s glory, Eventus International will be offering a 15% discount on all Delegate passes! “Take a leap” in 2020 and attend our lineup of exciting international gaming events! Offer ends 31 Jan 2020.

Contact Eventus now to find out how your company can benefit at ILPS 2020

Contact Eventus International’s Marketing Director, Lou-Mari Burnett, to grow your business in UAE and beyond with our sponsorship and exhibition packages for ILPS 2020.

Lou-Mari Burnett – Marketing Director Eventus International


Phone: +27829075850


iGaming expert - with over 10 years of experience in the retail market in Italy and knowledge of global online gaming. In the past he has worked with the largest national gambling companies and he managed some land-based shops on their behalf. Entrepreneur, investor and enthusiast of difficult challenges, in 2015 he founded The Betting Coach Group, an international news and social marketing agency geared towards sports, esports and gambling companies. He is currently the C.E.O of The Betting Coach and is a consultant for Mr. Dragone collaborates with providers (game developers) and event organizers with the aim of helping them develop networks and business across continents. Passionate about journalism, he is the creator and promoter of iGaming Cafè, the first talk show in Italy, dedicated to companies and delegates from the gaming world.