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The Challenger Series | NYC Summit 2024

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The gaming industry’s only summit for founders is returning to New York on May 7, 2024!

Made by founders for founders, the Challenger Series brings together a community of founders, investors and entrepreneurs. Through powerful industry connections and insights, you’ll be equipped with the tools you need to identify your own unique path to success!
Learn from North America’s top industry leaders in the gaming community who will be sharing tips and tricks to help you achieve high growth. With previous panels featuring the founders of DraftKings, FanDuel as well as other key industry leaders, you’ll be able to learn from the first-hand experiences of some of the industry’s most influential founders.

Covering a range of topics including a Fanduel founder Q&A, as well as the nuances of raising capital, hiring top talent, and more, our featured industry experts have you covered from all angles of the US iGaming market.

Registration has closed. If you have any questions please email

It’s rare to get such powerful learnings. I usually pay a consultant a lot for this kind of info!


1:45 – 2:15 pm: Registration & networking
2:15 – 2:30 pm: Welcoming remarks
2:30 – 5:00 pm: Panel sessions
5:00 – 6:00 pm: Cocktail hour on the 39th Floor Rooftop Terrace

Featured industry disruptors


Kelly Schafer

CHRO, GeoComply
Formerly Amazon HR Director


Julia Wittlin

Partner, RedBird Capital Partners


Karolina Pelc

Founder & CEO, BeyondPlay


Andrew Giancamilli

COO, FanDuel


Casey Chafkin

Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Skillz


Christopher Cruz

Partner, Searchlight Capital Partners

David Briggs Block

David Briggs

Director, Special Projects, GeoComply


Horst Maberly

Head of Gaming Investments, Lance East Office


Jay Deuskar

Co-founder and CTO, PrizePicks


Omer Sattar

Co-Founder & CEO, Sightline Payments


Tom Rundle

CEO, Dabble

Scott Longle Block

Scott Longley

Content & Editorial Consultant, Clear Concise Media

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