On June 5 – 8 2018, Philippe Vlaemminck participated in the 9th European Lotteries Congress 2017 in Krakow, Poland, hosted by Totalizator Sportowy, Polish state lottery. European Lotteries Congress brings more than 80 European lottery companies and around 600 representatives of lottery firms and suppliers from all over the world.

During the 9th EL Congress 2017 the most pressing issues in the lottery industry were discussed, including new ways to attract consumers, use of new technology and social media and the role that lotteries operating on regulated markets play for the society.

Philippe Vlaemminck, together with Caroline Larlus (Head of Department, Arjel) and Robert Chvatal (CEO, Sazka) took part in a panel discussion on “Battling Against the Illegals – a strategic approach”.