01
September
2021

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Technology Digital Conference

The National Betting Authority is organising a digital conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Technologies on Wednesday 8 September 2021 at 10am.

The latest technological advancements and increased Internet accessibility are driving the evolution of the gambling industry with a radical shift towards online gambling, augmented reality and virtual gaming. Although the industry is presented with unprecedented opportunities, regulatory authorities are faced with new challenges regarding government regulation and issues of national sovereignty.

The conference, which will be moderated by Christiana Aristidou, Technology Lawyer, President of the Technology Committee of the Cyprus Bar Association, Founder and Director of “The Hybrid LawTech Firm”, empowered by CHRISTIANA ARISTIDOU LLC and will include welcome addresses by:

  • Ioanna Fiakkou, President, National Betting Authority
  • Kyriakos Kokkinos, Deputy Minister of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy, Republic of Cyprus
  • Demetra Kalogerou, Chairwoman, Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission

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10
August
2021

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Technology Digital Conference, 8th September 2021

The National Betting Authority is organising a digital conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Technology on Wednesday 8 September 2021 at 10am.

The latest technological advancements and increased Internet accessibility are driving the evolution of the gambling industry with a radical shift towards online gambling, augmented and virtual gaming. Although the industry is presented with unprecedented opportunities, regulatory authorities are faced with new challenges regarding government regulation and issues of national sovereignty.

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23
February
2021

E-Governance Conference: Transforming for the New Digital Era

The National Betting Authority and the Youth Board of Cyprus are hosting a digital conference titled “E-Governance: Transforming for the New Digital Era – The road to digital transformation and a modern state”, on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 10:00am.

Digital transformation is widely recognised as an essential tool in the creation of a modern state whose services, institutions and bodies respond to its citizens’ demands and serve their needs. Regarding the digital transformation of the broader public sector, the Government of Cyprus has been taking steps in this direction in recent years, through its implementation of policies specifically aimed at bringing the state into the digital era.

The conference will address issues such as the policies/strategies that need to be adopted, the process of transforming the public service and the training of public servants. Recent actions taken by the Government and various public sector organisations regarding digital reform will also be presented, together with the challenges experienced during the process. Read more

28
November
2017

ANNUAL MEETING

The National Betting Authority held its first Annual Meeting on Thursday, the 23th of November 2017.

The following subjects were presented:

  • Strategy Overview 2015-2017
  • Strategic Planning 2018-2022
  • Responsible Gaming Strategy for the period 2018-2022
  • Launch of the Responsible Gaming Campaign

The Minister of Finance, Mr. Harris Georgiades gave the opening address.

The information presented during the Annual meeting can be found below: