World prestigious names confirmed in the official BiS 2021 schedule

The present and future of the lottery, affiliate and sports betting sectors will be discussed during the two days of the Brazilian iGaming Summit (BiS) – The iGaming Intelligence Made in Brazil, the only face-to-face meeting of the sector to take place in the country, since the first quarter of 2020.

The conference will feature national and international companies that will meet on December 1st and 2nd, in response to a request from the industry itself to reconnect this year. The selected location was Espaço Boulevard JK, International Plaza Building, in São Paulo.

Amidst a scenario of probable regulation, legalization of several modalities and a promising environment for the entry of brands with a global reach in Brazil, BiS 2021 aims to debate commercial and advertising issues. This first edition will also allow for contact between the government and groups interested in this market.

BiS 2021 Schedule

With such expectations, the agenda set up for the Brazilian iGaming Summit already includes names with global repercussions for the panels and lectures. The opening on Wednesday, December 1st, will be performed by Alessandro Valente, one of the organizers of BiS and Co-founder of Super Afiliados.

The first appointment will be presented by Gustavo José de Guimarães e Souza. The Ministry of Economy’s Evaluation, Planning, Energy and Lottery Secretary will address the topic of “Positive Impact of the Gaming Sector on the Brazilian Economy”.

Leonardo Baptista and Fabrício Murakami, both from Pay4Fun, will be in front of a lecture on Brazilian intelligence to be successful in business.

Afterwards, Alex W. Pariente (Senior Vice President, Hard Rock Hotels Casinos), will take the stage at the Lecture: “The Impact of Casinos in Resorts in the World and the Perspective for Brazil”.

The regulation of the lottery sector in the country will be addressed in the panel: “Panel: Regulation of Sports Betting and Lotteries in Brazil: Expectations and Perspectives”, which will have the participation of Marcello M. Corrêa (LoterJ Chief Legal Adviser), Antônio de Jesus Leitão Nunes (President Director of Maranhão Partnerships) and Roberto Brasil Fernandes (Senior Lawyer of Brasil Fernandes Advogados).

The next panel: “Business Vision of Lotteries in Brazil”, will be moderated by Roberto Brasil Fernandes (Senior Lawyer of Brazil Fernandes Advogados) and Alexandre Tauszig (Latam Regional Manager at SkilRock Technologies) and Sérgio Alvarenga (CEO at Intralot Brasil) as panelists .

Victor Arias, from Pragmatic Play, will participate in a conversation about the importance of the variety of games in the national market.

In addition, a panel on what the law allows and is not yet explored in Brazil will feature Luiz Felipe Maia (FYMSA Advogados) and Rodrigo Garrido (professional poker player).

On the Panel: “Other Gaming Modalities and the Brazilian Scenario”, Thomas Carvalhaes (Brazil and LATAM Regional Director of Hero Gaming) and Alberto Alfieri (COO of Salsa Technology), specialists on the topic, will debate the topic.

Natália Nogues (Investor Partner at Control + F5) will discuss the differentials of successful operators in Brazil.

To end the first day, André Gelfi (Managing Partner Brazil of Betsson Group) will take the stage for the Lecture “Responsible Gaming and its obligations”.

Participants of the second day of BIS 2021

Thursday, December 2, will begin with the Panel: “Regulation: The Positive Aspects of Regulation (Contracting, Economy, Tourism, etc…)” which will bring Luiz Felipe Maia (FYMSA Advogados) and Waldir Eustáquio to the stage Marques Júnior (Subsecretary for Awards and Drawings of the National Public Policy, Planning, Energy and Lottery of the Ministry of Economy).

Afterwards, the panel: “Cyber ​​Security – Security in the Game” will be attended by Leonardo Baptista, CEO of Pay4Fun and Henrique Costa (CTSO of Pay4Fun).

To address the issue of “Payments in Brazil / Legality and Compliance”, Fabio Tiberia (International Consultant, Igaming) and Ari Celia (Advisor and Board Member, Pay4Fun) will explore the matter in depth.

The game taster panel will include Ramiro Atucha (CEO of Vibra Gaming), Jesus Rafael Campos (CEO of BetConnections) and Johnny Ortiz (Zitro). The panel will be moderated by Peter Nolte, Founder of Salsa Technology.

Pedro Lucas (Affiliation Manager at Super Afiliados and CEO of will be at the seminar on affiliate models.

The closing of the first edition of the Brazilian iGaming Summit will be on account of Alessandro Valente (Co-founder of Super Afiliados) on the panel “Operators of Sports Betting”.

Therefore, the first and most relevant meeting of the betting industry in Brazil this year will offer a varied, in-depth and full agenda of influential figures on the national and international scene.

Finally, other information, such as the event’s detailed schedule, panels, participating companies and much more, can be found on BiS’s official website: