"Where the Canadian Gaming Industry Meets"

2022 Speakers

Introducing the 2022 Canadian Gaming Summit Speaker Line-up.

Salim L. Adatia

Salim L. Adatia
President for Client Services for North America, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI)

Jennifer Aguiar

Jennifer Aguiar
Chief Compliance Officer, DraftKings

Khalid Ali

Khalid Ali
CEO, IBIA

Erica Anderson

Erica Anderson
VP of Marketing, North America iGaming, Paysafe

Melissa Ball

Melissa Ball
Senior Manager, iGaming Ontario

Liv Biesemans

Liv Biesemans
Group Deputy General Counsel, Kindred Group

Don Bourgeois

Don Bourgeois (Moderator)
Principal, Gaming Regulation Group

Dr. Cheri L. Bradish

Dr. Cheri L. Bradish
Founder and Managing Director,
Future of Sport Lab (FSL)

Byron Bridger

Byron Bridger
Senior Commerical Account Manager, Light & Wonder

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Amanda Brewer
Country Manager, Canada Kindred Group

Kelly Brooks

Kelly Brooks
CEO and Founder, Quarter4 Inc.

Cath Burns

Cath Burns
Executive Vice President of Customer Experience, Aristocrat Technologies, Las Vegas, NV

Paul Burns

Paul Burns
President & CEO, Canadian Gaming Association (CGA)

Scott Burton

Scott Burton
CEO, FansUnite

 Lynn Cassidy

Lynn Cassidy
Executive Director, OCGA

Todd Cravens

Todd Cravens
President and Chief Executive Officer, Galaxy Gaming

Bruce Caughill

Bruce Caughill
Managing Director, Canada, Rush Street Interactive

Earl Cobb

Earl Cobb
Senior Advisor, Strategic Product Planning, Gaming Advisory Services

Jacqueline Code

Jacqueline Code
Partner, Osler

Peter Czegledy

Peter Czegledy
M&A and Technology Partner, Aird & Berlis LLP

Adam Doyle

Adam Doyle
Head of Gaming, Exec Management Team, TruNarrative

Neil Erlick

Neil Erlick
Chief Corporate Development Officer, Nuvei

Lara Falzon

Lara Falzon
President and Chief Operating Officer, Bragg Gaming Group

Laurie Fisher

Laurie Fisher
Canadian Business Development Manager, Bulletproof

Adam Greenblatt

Adam Greenblatt
CEO, BetMGM

Patrick Harris

Patrick Harris (Moderator)
Managing Partner, Rubicon Strategy

Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy
Executive Director, Canada Gaming, Light & Wonder

Mark Harper

Mark Harper
General Manager, Covers 

Chad Helm

Chad Helm
​Senior Director of Sales, IGT 

Ilkim Hincer

Ilkim Hincer
Chair, Canadian Gaming Association

Doug Hood

Doug Hood
Project Director, Sports Betting, Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO)

Scott Hutchinson

Scott Hutchinson
Partner, Henein Hutchison LLP

Scott Morasch

Scott Morasch
Senior Vice President, Ipsos

Tyjondah Kerr

Tyjondah Kerr
Director Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, OLG

Greg Kirstein

Greg Kirstein
VP of Business Development
North America iGaming,
Paysafe

Carrie Kormos

Carrie Kormos
Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Gateway Casinos & Entertainment

Eric Levy

Eric M. Levy
Partner, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

John Levy

John Levy
Founder and CEO, theScore

Jeremy Luke

Jeremy Luke
Executive Director, Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES)

Martin Lycka

Martin Lycka 
SVP American Regulatory Affairs & Responsible Gambling, Entain

Jai Maw

Jai Maw
CEO, Betting Hero

Steve McAllister

Steve McAllister
Partner, The Parleh

Tom Mungham

Tom Mungham
Chief Executive Officer and Registrar, Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario

Professor Richard H. McLaren

Professor Richard H. McLaren
Professor, Innovative Dispute Resolution Ltd.

Adrian Montgomery

Adrian Montgomery
Chief Executive Officer, Enthusiast Gaming

Michael Lipton

Michael Lipton
Senior Partner, Dickinson Wright LLP

Niaz Nejad

Niaz Nejad
Vice President, Business Development & Sales Operations, Aristocrat

Victor Newsom

Victor Newsom
SVP Product Management, Payments Solutions, Everi

Eric Noivo

Eric Noivo
Director, Canadian Football League (CFL)

Tracy Parker

Tracy Parker
Director, Standards and Accreditation, Responsible Gambling Council

Paul Pellizzari

Paul Pellizzari
Vice President Global Social Responsibility, Hard Rock International

Kahlil Philander

Kahlil Philander
Assistant Professor, Washington State University’s School of Hospitality Business Management

Derek Ramm

Derek Ramm
Director, Anti-Money Laundering at the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario

Richard Roberts

Richard Roberts
President, Mohegan Digital

Ernie Ropas

Ernie Ropas
Research Director, Betting Hero

Troy Ross

Troy Ross
President, TRM Public Affairs

Anna Sainsbury

Anna Sainsbury
CEO, GeoComply

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Steven Salz
Co-Founder and CEO, Rivalry Corp.

Nav Sandhawalia

Nav Sandhawalia (Moderator)
Chief Compliance and Risk Officer, Niagara Casinos

Sue Schneider

Sue Schneider
VP Growth & Strategy - America SBC

Ron Segev

Ron Segev
Partner, Segev LLP

Nic Sulsky

Nic Sulsky
Chief Commercial Officer, PointsBet Canada

Yaniv Spielberg

Yaniv Spielberg
Chief Strategy Officer, Bragg Gaming Group

Richard Schwar

Richard Schwar
Director of Operations, OCGA

Tamara Tenenbaum

Tamara Tenenbaum
SVP Business Development, Sightline Payments

Jesse Todres

Jesse Todres
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, iGaming Ontario

Scott Vanderwel

Scott Vanderwel
CEO, PointsBet Canada

Stuart Walker

Stuart Walker
President, Gaming Advisory Services

Brent Winston

Brent Winston
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, BetSwap Limited

Shelley White

Shelley White (Moderator)
CEO, Responsible Gambling Council

Keith S. Whyte

Keith S. Whyte
Executive Director National Council on Problem Gambling, (NCPG)

Tristan Wooton

Tristan Wooton
Director of Growth, Fitzdares

Other confirmed speakers:

  • Danielle Bush, Partner, McCarthy Tétrault LLP

  • Benjamin Floyd, President, Kinectify Advisors

  • Terry McInally, CCO & CIO, Gateway Casinos & Entertainment