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Monday, July 19, 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: Room 305-307
The past 12 months have seen the rapid acceleration of momentum for Indian sports betting. Today, Tribal governments are operating some form of sports wagering in more than half a dozen states, including Colorado, Michigan, Mississippi, New Mexico, New York and Pennsylvania. More are poised to open very soon in... ...read more...
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  • Monday, July 19, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Presenter
Victor Rocha
Editor
Pechanga.net
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  • Monday, July 19, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Speaker(s)
Keynote
Ron Allen
Chairman/CEO
Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe
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  • Monday, July 19, 12:45 PM - 1:00 PM
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  • Monday, July 19, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Bernadine Burnette
President
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation
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Francisco Valencia
Secretary on the Tribal Council
Pascua Yaqui
Panelist
Robert Miguel
Chairman of Tribal Council
Ak-Chin Indian Community
Moderator
Valerie Spicer
Founding Partner
Trilogy Group
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  • Monday, July 19, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Speaker(s)
Moderator
Chris Stearns
Of Counsel
Hobbs Straus Dean & Walker LLP
Panelist
Mr.  Glen Gobin
Vice Chairman
Tulalip Board of Directors
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Rebecca George
Executive Director
Washington Indian Gaming Association
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Rion Ramirez
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Ron Allen
Chairman/CEO
Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe
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  • Monday, July 19, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Moderator
Gene Johnson
Vice President
Victor Strategies
Panelist
Scott Crowell
Owner
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Steve Bodmer
General Counsel
Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians
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Tuesday, July 20, 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

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Tuesday, July 20, 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

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Tuesday, July 20, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: Room 401
Hacked: The Cyber War For Your Data Ransomware attacks across the country hit a new target every 14 seconds and are escalating at our tribal governments, hospitality and gaming enterprises. The attacks  have the potential to shut down digital operations, steal information, exploit business operations, and disrupt essential services. This session... ...read more...
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Austin Berglaf
Chief Operations Officer
Blue Voyant
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Melissa Aarskaug
Vice President of Business Development
BULLETPROOF
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Michael LeMieux
Principal Consultant
Whiteriver, LLC
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Steven Boesel CISSP
Customer Engineering
Government at Google
Moderator
Walter Lamar
President
Lamar Associates
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Tuesday, July 20, 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

  • Room: Room 402
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Tuesday, July 20, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

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Tuesday, July 20, 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

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Tuesday, July 20, 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM

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Wednesday, July 21, 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Wednesday, July 21, 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Wednesday, July 21, 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Wednesday, July 21, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

  • Room: Booth 117
Speaker(s)
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Bret Healy
Chief Operating Officer
4 Directions
Panelist
Dallin Maybee
Asst. Director of Development, Native American Rights Fund
Moderator
Donald Ragona
Director of Development/House Counsel
Native American Rights Fund
Panelist
Oliver, OJ Semans
Co-Executive Director
Rosebud Sioux Tribe
Panelist
Savannah Romero
Illuminative
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Wednesday, July 21, 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

  • Room: Booth 117
The marketing buzzword that seems to be on everyone's lips is "influencer," which is an old concept with a modern twist. While the term can immediately bring images of TikTokers and Instagram models, the casino world has seen significant growth in home-grown influencers with hundreds of thousands of followers, often... ...read more...
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Panelist
Brian Christopher
CEO
Brian Christopher Slots
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Francine Lady Luck HQ
Lady Luck HQ
Moderator
Julia Carcamo
President and Chief Brand Strategist
J Carcamo & Associates
Panelist
Justin Shank
Owner
Shank Marketing Services
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Wednesday, July 21, 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

  • Room: Room 404
Our panel of technical experts leading the Class II innovation charge for their respective companies will be sharing their thoughts, perspectives and ideas on the endless possibilities for Class II Gaming Systems  now and into the future! ...
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Panelist
Mr.  Dan Whelan
Vice President of Game and System Development
Incredible Technologies
Moderator
Jeremy Tyra
CEO
C2S Gaming (Class II Solutions)
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John Baca
Director of Slots
Angel of the Winds Casino
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Judith Shapiro
Lawyer
Judith A Shapiro, Esq.
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Mr.  Kenneth Golda
Manager, Regulatory Compliance
Video Gaming Technologies
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Phil Sherwood
Director of Class ll Gaming
Video King
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Thursday, July 22, 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

  • Room: Booth 117
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Austin Mandoka
Sportsbook Supervisor
Firekeepers Casino Hotel
Moderator
Chris Grove
Partner
Eilers & Krejcik Gaming
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Mr.  Seth Schorr
CEO
Fifth Street Gaming
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Thursday, July 22, 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

  • Room: Booth 117
Which tribes will be the next to offer sports betting?  The number of tribal operators continues to increase as legal sports betting expands across the country.  Wisconsin tribes are compacting to operating retail with mobile on premise, the Seminoles compact in Florida is awaiting Interior Dept. review, New York tribes... ...read more...
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Moderator
Gene Johnson
Vice President
Victor Strategies
Panelist
Jason Lim
GM, Online & Interactive
Ainsworth Game Technology
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Mr.  Vic Salerno
President
USBookmaking
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Thursday, July 22, 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

  • Room: Booth 117
Roadmap to Sportsbook Success: How Choctaw Did It In 90 Days Need help getting on the road to sportsbook success? Attend this session and hear how the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians became trailblazers in the industry by launching the nation’s first independent and tribally owned and operated sportsbook --- in... ...read more...
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Bea Carson
Gaming Commission Chairwoman
MBCI-CHOCTAW GAMING COMMISSION
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Mr.  BILL BURTCH
CIO & VP of AV/Entertainment-IT-Facilities-PMO
PEARL RIVER RESORT
Panelist
Chris Hopwood
Sportsbook Director
Pearl River Resort
Moderator
Erica Clemons Moore
Direcor of Public Relations, Guest Services
Pearl River Resort
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Thursday, July 22, 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

  • Room: Booth 117
Speaker(s)
Keynote
Victor Rocha
Editor
Pechanga.net
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