Daniel Hough

Daniel Hough is a mathematician, statistician and data-analyst. Having worked in the areas of traffic modelling, behavioural analysis and transport planning since 2007, his recent work with Optibid has been focused on the optimisation of PPC casino marketing campaigns using statistical techniques and data engineering to ensure improvements to investment returns.

He is an accomplished mathematician with meticulous attention to detail and an extensive knowledge of commercial mathematics. Daniel also has a strong interest in exploratory analysis, problem solving, big data, and machine learning.

He specialises in building and optimising learning algorithms used for targeting results. This involves the use of custom functions, applications, analysis, and optimised bids for online PPC advertising.

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Reuben Portanier

Reuben Portanier founded Avviza Advisory in 2014, and heads the gaming advisory practice providing licensing, compliance and strategy consultancy. Reuben is the former CEO of the Malta Gaming Authority and is a C-Level professional with executive management experience in the consultancy, technology and gaming sectors. In 2017, Reuben co-founded Afilexion with GTG Advocates, a full services firm providing legal, compliance, back office and corporate services firm.

As the CEO of the MGA, the Authority registered a 34% increase in licensees between 2009 and 2013, with the sector’s share of GDP increasing from 6.5% in 2009 to 10% in 2013. Under his management, the MGA embraced mobile gaming regulation, initiated the process in identifying how online gaming operators could use cloud technologies in a regulated fashion, established the frameworks for the establishment of the Responsible Gaming Foundation and the Gaming Malta Foundation. In 2012, Mr. Portanier anticipated that the digital and social skill gaming sectors would converge towards embracing the concept of monetary awards for their players and consequently spearheaded the drafting of regulations for ‘games of skill with prize’.

Mr. Portanier was also one of the European Commission’s Expert Group Members on the European Union Action Plan for Online Gaming and was the author of Malta’s submission to the European Union’s Green Paper on On-line Gaming.

In 2013, Mr. Portanier was awarded as one of the 50 most influential persons in gaming by the Gaming Intelligence Magazine. Whilst in 2017, his firm was shortlisted for the EGR B2B Award as Corporate Services Firm of the Year. Mr Portanier also served as board trustee with the International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR) and as from 2015 is a member of the International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA).

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Michael Bogie

Michael Bogie is an experienced business development, commercial & sales director creating new revenue streams from innovative technology / brand partnerships in the digital gaming sector. Currently, he’s holding the position of Director at Lottoland Solutions.

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Robert Lenzhofer

Robert Lenzhofer is a co-founder of Glück Games and currently runs the Berlin-based Game-Studio. Robert has been part of the industry since the IPO from Bwin in Vienna and has since worked in all product-verticals in the real-money-gaming industry, as well as in F2P-gaming. Robert founded several companies and has since been advising start-ups in the real-money industry prior to founding Glück Games.

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Angelo Dalli

As Bit8’s (www.bit8.com) chief executive officer, Angelo Dalli is responsible for leading the company’s product development, business and technology strategy. Angelo co-founded Bit8 with Keith Galea and Brian Fenech after identifying the need for an intelligent backend system that positively impacts the operator’s bottom line while providing an awesome player experience. Angelo has joined Bit8 as its CEO in 2013 and has led the company through its initial growth phase and its first external financing round.

Angelo holds a bachelor’s degree in IT and a master’s degree in Computational Linguistics from the University of Malta, together with a doctorate in Computer Science and Search Engine Technology from the University of Sheffield. Angelo has published over 23 publications in Europe and the US since 2001 and has over sixteen years of experience in various executive positions in technology, entertainment and gaming companies. Angelo has represented Malta in various international events and has won a bronze medal at the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) in 1995.  He is also a member of the European Business Angel Network (EBAN) and was elected on the Malta Chamber of Commerce Remote Gaming Council. Occasionally Angelo can be seen running half marathons in between meetings.

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