Massachusetts State Representative Jerry Parisella and DraftKings CEO, Jason Robins
to Keynote NCLGS Summer Meeting in Boston
BOSTON, MA – Jerry Parisella, Massachusetts State Representative and Chair of the Committee on Economic Development and Technologies, and Jason Robins, CEO of DraftKings, will be the featured keynote speakers at the Summer Meeting of the National Council of Legislations from Gaming States (NCLGS), July 7-10 at the Westin Copley Place in Boston. Parisella will provide the morning welcome address on Friday July 8 and Robins to keynote during the luncheon on the same day.
Parisella has represented Massachusetts, 6th Essex District for three decades. As Chair of the Economic Development and Emerging Technologies Joint Committee, he plays an instrumental role in efforts to advance sports betting legalization.Robins co-founded DraftKings in 2012 and has led the Massachusetts-based company’s expansion across numerous platforms. Under his leadership, DraftKings became the first company to launch an online and mobile sportsbook in New Jersey in 2018.
The NCLGS meetings attract legislators, regulators, operators, suppliers, attorneys, lobbyists, media, and other stakeholders to discuss all aspects of regulated gaming. More than 44 legislators from 20 states and Puerto Rico will be among the more than 250 expected attendees at the Summer Meeting.
NCLGS Summer Meeting registration is open to the public; click hereto view the agenda and registration and hotel options.
The four-day Summer Meeting will include:
The NCLGS Summer Meeting has been approved for 10 general credits of Continuing Legal Education by the State of Nevada.