Ukraine presents Fantasy Sport event

Ukraine is debating the regularisation of fantasy sports.

The European country will host a unique event to develop the Daily Fantasy Sport industry.

Ukraine.- Kiev is ready to discuss the introduction of Daily Fantasy Sports –DFS– industry at national level during the Fantasy Sport event devoted to its development in the Ukrainian market. Fantasy Sport, hold on September 14th, will be based on themed activities in order to discuss the possibilities and prospects of DFS in the Commonwealth of Independent States –CIS– and in Ukraine in particular.

The event will gather representatives from various countries and gaming experts experts will make presentations, providing the reviews and analytics of the market data, legal norms, regulation, trends and marketing tools for a fantasy niche.

Among the presenters, the first speaker will be Maksim Kononenko, Editor in chief of News of Gambling, who will focus the analysis on the worldwide DFS development, the key peculiarities of business legalisation in this segment and investment in fantasy projects. Irina Sergienko, owner of FS&P company, will follow the conference on the legislative power perspective. In her presentation, she will dwell upon the forthcoming laws, telling about the fantasy sports legitimacy on the territory of Ukraine.

Other speakers making reviews of the sector, regulation and emerged markets in the CIS will be founder of the TimeToDraft project Alexey Belov; owner of the first American fantasy marketplace Global Fantasy Sports (GFS) Simon Kaastrup-Olsen; Vladimir Stishenok, champion of the Fantasy Premier League tournament (most massive and profitable on the DFS market); and Gleb Alekhin, co-founder of the AnimaUnity eSports. Speakers will make their half-hour presentations, answering the additional questions and holding discussions afterwards. Slotegrator company, being the largest gaming software aggregator, would become the main moderator and sponsor of this industrial event.