Speakers Day 2 - 25th March

CONFERENCE CHAIR: Graham Gorrie, Principal, GRG Lawyers and Consultants
Graham has more than twenty five years gambling industry expertise. He has held senior legal/compliance and regulatory positions with Tab Limited and Tabcorp Holdings Limited.

He has worked on many international legal projects, involving the supply, distribution and licensing of gaming and wagering products in various jurisdictions. He also dealt with local and international regulators on the application of gaming and wagering legislative requirements including the licensing of key officials, and development of regulations for retail and online gaming products. His expertise also extends to anti-money laundering and its application within the gambling industry.

He is principal of his own legal /consulting practice. He holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Technology, Sydney NSW. He is a member of ACAMS and is a certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS).

 


Adam Morris, Players Club Media
Adam Morris has been an online casino affiliate since 2004 when he 'fell into the industry' while writing Australia's best-selling book on pokies, Pokie Secrets – How To Win On The Pokies. He recently spoke at the Amsterdam Affiliate Conference where his presentation about the Australasian Gaming Market received a lot of interest from his European audience. He has just finished his latest book ‘Casino Affiliate Marketing Secrets’ which will be available in late April.

Greer Lindsay, OnlineBingoSecrets.com
Greer Lindsay comes from a background in advertising and is a recent convert to the casino affiliate lifestyle. She co-owns successful online bingo portal, OnlineBingoSecrets.com and is best described as the 'mistress of content'. Greer will be offering a first-timer’s account of how she was able to create her first female focused online property in a predominantly male dominated market space.

Adam and Greer will be presenting on Day 2 - Thursday 25th March
13:00-13:45   How to Avoid the 7 Most Common Mistakes When Starting Your Own Casino Affiliate Business

 


Logan Nathan, Managing Director, Logan Nathan Pty. Ltd.
An authority on using Social Media for Business, Logan Nathan has used the very strategies that you will be taught to build an impressive list of followers on a number of Social Media sites such as Twitter, Linkedin and FaceBook, most of which are targeted leads for his businesses.

With over 28 years of Information, Communication & Technology experience, Logan has been running his own company, trading as ICT Internet Presence (ICTIP) in Sydney since January 2004. ICTIP provides results-oriented IT and internet marketing solutions to help businesses achieve their primary business goals.

Prior to starting his own business in 2004, Logan worked in the corporate world for over 20  years holding middle to senior management positions. While working for  Cathay Pacific Airways (Hong Kong & Sydney) and SITA Group (Geneva). Logan presented many papers at global business conferences including ‘Corporate Business Outsourcing Practices’ and ‘Service Level Management Practices’.

An Expert Author on the online article marketing website, “Ezine Articles”. Logan has  written a number of articles on  Internet/Online Marketing, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Search Media Optimisation (SMO). ICTIP’s fast expanding client base is a testimony to Logan’s ability to deliver successful outcomes to clients and generating profits for his business.

Nathan will be presenting on Day 2 - Thursday 25th March
14:30-15:00   Social Marketing 101

 


 

Oliver Kwan, Sale Director - Asia, Prolexic
Oliver Kwan is the Prolexic Regional Sales Director for Asia. With over 10 years experience working in the Internet hosting and security industry in Asia, Europe, North and South America, Oliver has worked with many large online gambling operators to host and secure their web facing systems. Today, tens of thousands of domains and hundreds of organizations, including some of the world’s largest online gambling operators, entrust their networks to Prolexic Technologies. As Prolexic has been fighting between 10 to 50 DDoS attacks every single day on behalf of their clients Oliver is well place to discuss the past, current and future risk that cyber attacks like DDoS pose to online business. In addition this presentation should provide affiliates with options for mitigating these risks.

Oliver will be presenting on Day 2 - Thursday 25th March
15:00-15:30   DDoS – A Serious Risk To Affiliates

 


Lee-Ann Johnstone, Global Affiliate Manager, Centrebet
Lee-Ann has been involved in the affiliate industry for over 6 years and is passionate about affiliate marketing having worked across various online channels in both gaming and retail markets. Lee-Ann has worked with high profile operators such as Party Gaming, William Hill, The Sun Bingo and the suite of BelleRock Gaming brands to name but a few, has also worked both client and agency side specialising in affiliate strategy and program development.

Lee-Ann joined Centrebet to head up their global affiliate program last year and has recently successfully released the first Affiliate High Roller policy that works in conjunction with an already favourable “No Negative Roll Over” term – which is totally unique to any other online sports book operator and has earned Centrebet a reputation of providing one of the most fair and friendly affiliate terms according to the Affiliate Guard Dog forum. She is currently based in the UK although travels frequently to Sydney throughout the year.

Lee-Ann will be speaking on Day 2 - Thursday 25th March
15:30-16:15   Affiliate and Operator Q&A: A Discussion of the Current Industry Issues

 


Scott Logan, Co-Founder, BingoPort.co.uk
Scott has been involved in gaming affiliate marketing since 1997 and now, along with fellow affiliate Roo Wright, runs the largest free online bingo portal and community at BingoPort.co.uk.Scott’s experience in affiliate marketing ranges from SEO through to email marketing, but his passion is building long standing, trustworthy online gaming communities. Through their company, Trix Online Media, Scott and Roo run a large network of affiliate sites across all gaming genres.

Scott will be speaking on Day 2 - Thursday 25th March
15:30-16:15   Affiliate and Operator Q&A: A Discussion of the Current Industry Issues

 


Kris Robinson, OnlineGambling.com
Kris has been involved in the online gaming industry since the early 2000s and as the General Manager of Dotcom Internet, oversees the development of some of the industry’s top affiliate portals such as OnlineGambling.com, Poker.com, SlotsOnline.com and CasinoOnline.com. He has also had past experience with gaming software development and affiliate management as the original COO of what is now the Merge Gaming network, so understands all facets of any affiliate relationship.

Kris will be speaking on Day 2 - Thursday 25th March
15:30-16:15   Affiliate and Operator Q&A: A Discussion of the Current Industry Issues