A successful first edition of the new European Lotteries Corporate University ELCU
The new European Lotteries Corporate Unversity is EL’s response to the expressed demand for “basic training” for new entrants to our sector. The ELCU will be composed of different modules: Induction, Executive and Director.
The first edition of the new Induction model took place in Dublin in September. This 2½ day programme designed for new entrants and “cadets” with up to three years’ lottery experience from support level up to Senior Management level across all Units/Teams of a modern lottery company.
Almost 50 participants from 26 Lottery companies and Partners/Suppliers benefited from the experience. Each of them had less than three years of experience within the lottery sector. The level of the participants ranged from newly appointed Lottery Directors to Junior Product Managers.
Over two and a half days, participants experienced the full range and extent of lottery organisation, games, activities, channels and development, together with an extensive overview of all aspects of the regulatory and competitive environment of the total gaming market in which lotteries compete and operate in Europe. All of this within the context of the strategy of EL and the model it stands for.
In addition to formal presentations, activities include Case Studies with plenty of interaction as well as Design Exercises with all participants presenting solutions to the class.
The content is delivered by an expert team of ten very experienced speakers and experts all of whom work, or have worked, as senior lottery officials or as advisors to lottery management addressing strategic and tactical gaming issues.
Summary: The new European Lotteries Corporate Unversity is the response to the expressed demand for “basic training” for new entrants to our sector. The ELCU will be composed of different modules: Induction, Executive and Director. The first edition of the new Induction model took place in Dublin in September. This 2½ day programme designed for new entrants and “cadets” with up to three years’ lottery experience from support level up to Senior Management level across all Units/Teams of a modern lottery company.
Hosted by EL Member Hrvaska Lutrija, this year’s successful seminar...Read more
For EL lottery members only, the awards are another key initiative led...Read more
The Induction Module, aimed at new entrants in the lottery world (up t...Read more
Une première édition couronnée de succès pour l’ELCU
La nouvelle ECLU (European Lotteries Corporate Unversity [Université d’entreprise d’European Lotteries]) constitue la réponse d’EL à la demande exprimée d’une « formation de base » pour les nouveaux venus dans notre secteur. L’ECLU sera composé de différents modules : Initiation, Cadre et Directeur.
La première édition du nouveau modèle d’Initiation a eu lieu à Dublin en septembre. Ce programme de deux jours et demi est conçu pour les nouveaux arrivants et les « cadets » possédant jusqu’à trois ans d’expérience dans le domaine de la loterie, du soutien aux cadres supérieurs, dans toutes les unités/équipes d’une société de loterie moderne.
El éxito de la primera edición de la nueva Universidad Corporativa de las Loterías Europeas ELCU
La nueva Universidad Corporativa de las Loterías Europeas (European Lotteries Corporate University, ELCU) es la respuesta de la EL a las demandas existentes de “formación básica” para los recién llegados a nuestro sector. La ELCU constará de los módulos de Inducción, Ejecutivo y Dirección.
La primera edición del nuevo modelo de Inducción tuvo lugar en septiembre en la ciudad de Dublín. Consistió en un programa de dos días y medio diseñado para las nuevas incorporaciones y los “cadetes” con hasta tres años de experiencia en loterías, desde el nivel de soporte al de gestión sénior, pertenecientes a todas las unidades/equipos de una empresa de loterías moderna.
Erfolgreiche erste Auflage der neuen Verbandsuniversität der European Lotteries
Mit der neuen Verbandsuniversität der European Lotteries (European Lotteries Corporate University, ELCU) reagiert EL auf die steigende Nachfrage nach Schulungen in „Grundwissen“ für Neueinsteiger in unserem Sektor. Die ELCU umfasst verschiedene Module: Einführung, Führungskraft und Direktor.
Die erste Auflage des neuen Einführungsmoduls wurde im September in Dublin abgehalten. Dieses zweieinhalbtägige Programm wurde für Neueinsteiger und „Kadetten“ mit bis zu drei Jahren Erfahrung im Lotteriebereich auf der Support-Ebene bis hin zum leitenden Management aller Einheiten und Teams einer modernen Lotterie konzipiert.
Hansjörg Höltkemeier re-elected as EL President for the period 2019-2021 Re-elected EL President Hansjörg Höltkemeier (right) said, ‘‘We have had three fantastic days at the special 10th edi......Read more
Looking back at a successful 2018, EL has presented its first ever Annual Report. The Annual Report provides an overview of activities from the past year, which would not have been achieved without the ongoing support of EL members. By continuing to provide best practices, content and enthusiasm, they pave the way for the work of the Association....Read more
Peter Simoner, CEO of Loteria Kombetare received his Commitment certificate from EL President Hansjörg Höltkemeier Benefits of the Commitment Level Loteria Kombëtare in Albania was the first-eve......Read more
European Standard on reporting in support of online gambling supervision notes considerable progress
On 12 and 13 September the CEN Working Group drafting the Standard held its two-day meeting in Brussels. The Standard is expected to be put for public comment and a vote by the end of November 2019....Read more
At the fourth European Commission Sport Unit Breakfast EL was invited to present how lotteries are supporting and using sport. EL President Hansjörg Höltkemeier highlighted the importance of promoting the values of sport and the sustainable financing from national lotteries....Read more
From left to right: Kerstin Kosanke, Managing Director, Lotto Brandenburg, Alexandru-Mircea Croitoru, General Manager, Loteria Romania, Bekir Yunus Uçar, General Director, Turkish National Lottery Administration & Gábor Czepek, CEO, Hungarian National Lottery...Read more
Brett Henning Brett Henning, Co-founder and Director at Sortition Foundation analysed the results of the elections, looking closely at the rise in European populism. In the past months and years,......Read more
IGT recently released its 12th annual IGT Sustainability Report, “Ahead of the Game,” an externally audited document that validates IGT’s sustainability activities and data. The report highligh......Read more
The global lottery industry faces new challenges from changing consumer and retail behaviours. Along with regulations and policy decisions, these changes place competitive and margin pressure on lotte......Read more
The Black Swan with keynote speaker: Mr. Nassim Nicholas Taleb International bestselling author Nassim Nicholas Taleb focused his keynote presentation on the Black Swan, his book which looks at th......Read more
As it was stated during the 10th EL Congress in the CEO Panel discussion by Maria Stergiou, Group Chief Sales and Operations Officer of INTRALOT, all the above technological trends are creating sever......Read more
The Convention entered into force thanks to its ratification by Italy, Moldova, Norway, Portugal, Switzerland and Ukraine. Another 32 countries, including Australia, have also signed it. Within 12 mon......Read more
Kerstin Kosanke, Managing Director of Land Brandenburg Lotto GmbH After finishing her law studies in Potsdam, Ms. Kosanke worked for 15 years as an independent lawyer with a focus on tax law and man......Read more
Honoured in his new role Alexandru-Mircea Croitoru as General Manager, he will continue to work on the implementation of projects that will drive the development of the lottery. The Romanian Lottery is one of the oldest institutions in the country, established in 1906 in order to improve the health system, especially in rural areas....Read more
Gábor Czepek, CEO, Hungarian National Lottery Szerencsejáték Zrt. is one of Hungary’s largest, dynamically developing state-owned enterprises: What were the most pressing tasks in this initial......Read more
Following a career in journalism, Bekir Yunus Uçar spent over 20 years in public service. He worked in several roles at Türk Telekom before joining the Turkish National Lottery Administration. He was appointed General Director by the Minister of Treasury and Finance....Read more
Hansjörg Höltkemeier, EL President & Jannie Haek, CEO of the National Lottery Belgium open the Trade Show at the 10th EL Congress in Antwerp ‘‘The Success of Chance’’ was the theme for......Read more