19 november, 2015
  • Yerevan
  • Armenia


The first Armenian Gaming Forum organized by Smile-Expo will become an important event for everyone involved into gambling. On the 19 of November, Erevan will gather casino and poker clubs equipment manufacturers, betting software developers, payment systems representatives, as well as interested investors.

Conference topics:

  • Gambling business in Armenia: investment climate analysis.
  • Legislative changes review and compliance practices in Armenia.
  • Business and authorities relations.
  • Attraction of potential players.
  • How to develop a startup and launch your own business.
  • Necessary requirements for opening a casino or a club.
  • Modernization of lotteries and their promotion.
  • How to get the investor interested in funding the casino.
  • Influence of currency rates on the amount of bets.
  • Existing Bitcoin casino market analytics: forecasts and prospects.
  • Affiliate marketing as a revenue source for online casino.


MODERATOR: Yana Pastushko

Head and Organizer of the Gambling Business Industrial Events


Igor Maznitskiy

How to create successful land based casino


Samvel Martirosyan

Closing of online casinos in Armenia


Aram Orbelyan

Legal regulation of gambling business in Armenia: from launching a casino and tote to governmental control of gambling


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Marlen Smbatyan

Juridical and legal aspects and specificity of the gaming industry in Armenia


Vahe Martirosyan

History, present and development of the betting industry in Armenia


Frank Ravanelli

Fantasy sports: artificial trend or new betting possibilities


Ivan Kondilenko

Bitcoin in the world of online gambling. Possibilities, prospects, associated