Affiliate leaders join CasinoBeats Malta 2020 line-up

CasinoBeats Malta 2020 is set to be a crucial date on the affiliate marketing calendar, with numerous leading companies in attendance and some of the best-known executives from the sector on the speaker line-up.

The agenda for the premier online casino conference and exhibition, which takes place at the InterContinental Malta on 24-26 March, features a host of valuable content for both affiliates and operator affiliate managers.

Among the key sessions is the Affiliates Leaders Panel, with Jonathan Edelshaim (CEO, Natural Intelligence), Tim Tepass (CEO, KaFe Rocks), Marcos Oliveira (Chief Affiliate Officer, Clever Advertising Group) and Johannes Bergh (Deputy CEO, Catena Media) sharing their insights on what customers want from an online casino.

Another highlight is the Expert Insight: Acquisition & Personalisation session, which will see speakers including Assaf Stieglitz (CEO, and Melanie Hainzer (CMO, Wildz Casino) examining the latest player acquisition and retention techniques from both an operator and affiliate perspective. 

Delegates can also look forward to a casino SEO masterclass from the Stars Group’s in-house team of experts, as well as the Affiliates: Navigating the Compliance Minefield panel with Ian Sims (CEO, Rightlander) and Harald Pia (CEO, Agetare) among those offering advice. 

Away from the conference rooms, operator and affiliate delegates will find plenty of opportunities to make useful new business contacts, both in the networking areas at the InterContinental and during the exclusive evening parties that are included with the event pass.

Stewart Darkin, Managing Director of CasinoBeats, said: “Malta is the international centre of excellence for igaming operators and we’ve designed this event to cater to their needs, whether they be discovering business opportunities, sharing best practice or learning about the latest developments in the industry.

“As well as providing a relaxed setting for them to talk business with innovative affiliates, CasinoBeats Malta features a heavyweight agenda and speaker line-up that will ensure household names and challenger brands alike gain some valuable new perspectives on the market.” 

CasinoBeats Malta 2020 will see more than 1,500 industry delegates gather at the InterContinental Malta for a six-track conference featuring 150 expert speakers, together with an exhibition showcasing innovations from 40 leading suppliers. 

There will be strong representation from Malta-based operators, with Betsson Group, GVC, Kindred Group, LeoVegas, VideoSlots, Mr Green, ComeOn!, Intertops, Bet365, William Hill, Stars Group, Gamesys, Hero Gaming, Stoiximan/Betano, Rank Group and Buzz Bingo just a few of those confirmed as attending. 

Delegates will enjoy complimentary food and drink throughout the event, as well as access to evening networking parties at stylish venues. They include the Molly’s Malta Game poker invitational at Casino Malta, hosted by Molly Bloom, the entrepreneur, author and legendary organiser of high-stakes VIP poker games for Hollywood A-listers. 

Tickets for CasinoBeats Malta are now available via the official website, with special rates available for group bookings. 


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.