On May 22, 2014, Capitol Weekly & UC Center will host A Conference on Online Gaming, a day-long program looking at the future of online gaming in California.
The Conference on Online Gaming will feature over two dozen experts offering their perspectives on proposed online gaming legislation.
8 a.m. – 9 a.m. Check in, coffee
9 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Welcoming remarks Tim Foster, Open California A.G. Block, UC Center
9:20 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. Panel 1 Fiscal Impact: How Much is There and For Who? Moderator: John Myers, KQED Panel: Michael Genest, Capitol Matrix Consulting, Anita Lee, Legislative Analyst’s Office, Reggie Jones-Sawyer, California State Assembly, Richard Schuetz, Gambling Control Commission
10:35 a.m. - 11: 35 a.m.
Technology: Providers, Users and Security
Moderator: Brian Joseph, Investigative Reporting Program, UC Berkeley
Panel: Matt Cullen, San Manuel Digital, Lloyd Levine, Filament Strategies, Matteo Monteverdi, GTECH
Luncheon: 11:50 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Keynote Discussion: Tribal Perspectives Panel: Jeff Grubbe, Chair of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians; Mark Macarro, Chair of the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians; Robert Martin, Chair of the Morongo Band of Mission Indians Moderator: Jim Miller, Sacramento Bee Introduction: John Howard, Capitol Weekly1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Registrations are $199 and include lunch and all conference materials.
The Conference on Online Gaming will be held at 1123 J Street, three blocks from the state capitol. This event will be filmed for broadcast by the California Channel.
This event will be the eleventh in a series of conferences on public policy jointly sponsored by Capitol Weekly and the University of California's UC Center.
Sponsors include The California Endowment, the Tribal Alliance of Sovereign Indian Nations, California Nations Indian Gaming Association, Poker Stars, The California Tribal Business Alliance, Churchill Downs, GTECH, The California Channel, California Center for Civic Participation and The Gualco Group Inc.