DAY 1 – MONDAY, JANUARY 22

*Please note: Agenda and Speakers are subject to change.

Board Meeting

10:00 am – 3:00 pm


Evening Welcome Reception

Kick off your 2018 FSTA Winter Conference experience at the Welcome Reception. Enjoy food and drinks and get exclusive access to the exhibitors you’ve been waiting to meet; network with peers as you view all the action unfolding at the FSTA Experts’ League Fantasy Baseball Draft LIVE on SiriusXM Radio.

DAY 2 – TUESDAY, JANUARY 23

Breakfast

8:00 am – 9:00 am 


Welcome and Keynote

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Jim Bowden, co-Host, SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio, Fantasy Alarm Show & Fantasy Baseball Show

 


Networking Break

10:00 am – 10:15 am


Fantasy Players

What makes fantasy sports so special to you, the consumer?

10:15 am – 10:45 am

Moderator:

Dan Back, Media Director, RotoGrinders.com

Panelists:

Vlad Sedler, Director of Strategic Programs, Hudson & Marshall
Al Zeidenfeld, Daily Fantasy Sports Analyst, ESPN
Liz Loza, Analyst, Yahoo! Sports

 


Networking Break

10:45 am – 11:00 am


Investors

What are the best ways to build & fund $10M, $50M, or $100M business opportunities?

11:00 am – 11:45 am

Moderator:

Laurent Grill, Venture Lead, Luma Launch

Panelists:

  Andrew Trader, Early Impact Ventures
  Paul Martino, General Partner, Bullpen Capital
Kelly Perdew, Managing General Partner, Moonshots Capital
Greg Bettinelli, Partner, Upfront Ventures

 

 


New Fantasy Contests & Innovations

How do we embrace new varieties of fantasy?

11:45 am – 12:30 pm

Moderator:

Glenn Colton, Dentons US LLP

Panelists:

Larry Tobin, Fantasy Movie League

 


Meet the FSTA Board with Lunch

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Join fellow conference attendees and your peers for lunch and great networking opportunity. An FSTA Board member will also be available at each table so you can learn about the latest organizational developments and voice your ideas to FSTA leadership.


Payments

Between the latest developments like ACH, cryptocurrencies and ICOs, how do you keep up with what’s relevant to your business?

1:30 pm – 2:15 pm

Moderator:

Marc Zwillinger, Founder, ZwillGen

Panelists:

Matt Fortnow, GameCredits

 


Elevator Pitch

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

Are you that up-and-coming fantasy business? Do you have a revolutionary product/service? If so, prepare to enter FSTA’s Elevator Pitch Contest. Learn more.

Generously Sponsored by Vela Wood Law


Networking Break

3:15 pm – 3:45 pm


Fireside Chat

3:45 pm – 4:30 pm

Adam Krejcik, Principal, Eilers & Krejcik Gaming, LLC
Kip Levin, CEO, Paddy Power Betfair US

 


Awards (including Elevator Pitch)

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm


Evening Closing Reception