Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020 – Country Opens Up for Gambling Industry


Posted: October 13, 2020

Updated: October 14, 2020

  • Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020 is held in Kyiv on 26-27 November
  • Everyone who matters in the industry will be there
  • UGW 2020 in numbers: 100 companies, 3000 visitors, 5000 square meters
  • Will you be there?

Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020 will be the first massive gambling event in the country after the legalization.

It was a sunny day on the 11th of August. The people of Ukraine were happy. Things were changing. The President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, was also happy. He even signed the bill 2285-d “About state regulation of activities related to organization and conduct of gambling”. They published the new law and it came into effect in 2 days. This was on August 13. Ukraine is about to put its name on the gambling map. The hard times of the past few months might turn around for the better this time.

Ukraine is just getting familiar with the world of gambling as it has been illegal until recently. However, Smile-Expo will host a large industry exhibition in Kyiv. That is the so-called Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020. The event takes place on 26-27 November. Those who participate will show off with their innovative solutions they applied in the gambling industry. In addition, they will also speak about the advantages of the new Ukrainian gambling laws, as well as the future expectations and possibilities of the new market.

They expect 100 companies to participate in the expo, together with 3,000 visitors. The event will be held in an area of 5,000 square meters.

Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020 Exhibition – Everyone Who Matters Will Be There

The list of those who will exhibit basically covers the whole industry. Gambling operators, bookmakers, banks and payment aggregators, affiliate networks and programs, gambling hardware manufacturers, marketing and SEO agencies, law companies, consulting, software developers… Everyone related to the online gaming business will be there to represent their best interest. For example, the following: 

  • IGT – an American company that provides a range of stationary slot machines, lottery and betting terminals, video slots, mobile and social games, as well as software for online casinos, betting companies, and lotteries. 
  • Alfastreet – a company that supplies different models of automated roulette, gambling terminals, electronic games, casino equipment, slot machines, etc. 
  • Papa Karlo – a CPA network that focuses on the payday loan (PDL) niche. It works with affiliates using the RevShare model. 
  • Gamebridge – a manufacturer and supplier of game equipment for poker clubs and casinos. 
  • Winsystems – a provider of comprehensive solutions for gambling business, its product assortment includes casino management tools, electronic roulette, slot machines, solutions for lottery business and innovative systems for gambling industry. 

And these are on a few to mention. Other candidates include:

Digital Chain, who will act as an exhibitor and badge sponsor. Digital Chain is a full-cycle agency. Their product is offering a wide range of efficient marketing solutions to their customers. With their help, these partners get an advantage in achieving their business goals. And then there is also…

Alpha Affiliates-. They will play the role of a bracelet sponsor of UGW 2020. This affiliate program works in the gambling niche with offers from direct advertisers and focuses on foreign markets. 

About the Expo – Conference, Lecture Session, and Awards Ceremony 

In the 2-day conference, there will be Ukrainian lawmakers, experts from within the gambling industry all over the world, and there will be representatives of specialized organizations as well. Furthermore, there will be a lecture session, too. In this one, the speakers will report several functional case studies and present new products. They will also draw many presents from those who exhibit at the event. In addition, there will be an Award Ceremony as well. In this one, on the first day of the event, the UGW organizers will select the best companies in the sector. The selected ones will receive their well-deserved prizes during the party – that will be the UGW Award Ceremony.

Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020 Organizer and Venue 

What everyone needs to know about Smile-Expo is the fact that it is an international company. Their main portfolio is hosting events. They have experience of over 14 years in this field – all over the world. Needless to say, this prestigious company is responsible for hosting Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020.

It will take place in Kyiv on November 26-27, 2020. Save the date.

Read more about the details: Click here for program and event highlights.

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