Nicholas Aquilina

Nicholas Aquilina


Nicholas Aquilina

Nicholas Aquilina is an Attroney at Brandl & Talos Attorneys at Law in Vienna. He studied law at the University of Vienna and joined Brandl & Talos in 2009.

Nicholas specializes in international gaming and entertainment law, regulatory and AML/CTF compliance, European Union law, Social Gaming, Fantasy Gaming, E-Sports, Payment and E-Commerce.

Nicholas Aquilina provides regulatory, commercial, general corporate and transactional legal advice to online and land-based gaming and betting companies, including advice and representation of clients at European associations, before EU institutions and the Court of Justice of the European Union.

Nicholas has assisted numerous gaming and betting operators in license application procedures across Europe and the US. He has authored numerous publications, is a frequent speaker at international conferences in his practice areas and is co-author of “Social Gaming in Europe” as well as the first publication on “Bitcoin” published in Austria.


SiGMA World celebrated the iGaming industry’s resilience even in the most troubling of times. With this we also congratulate the efforts made to make the iGaming world ethical, fraud-free and lawful.

Affiliate Grand Slam congratulated the brilliant marketers and influencers bringing much needed attention to a massive portfolio of industries and rejuvenating the economy one click at a time.

AIBC brought together the pioneers of a bright new age of emerging technology ready, able and willing to be the vanguard of Tomorrow. Other than just the established names, we also hosted many an entrepreneur seeking to expand the frontiers of AI and the Blockchain ever forward.

Finally, Med-Tech World united the medical professionals of many disciplines to combine their keen minds and inexhaustible passion for a better tomorrow with the entrepreneurial spirit of investors who also dream of a world free from disease and cancer.

The Week also saw many a networking dinner, speaking panel, drink gatherings and other opportunities for our hard-working delegates to unwind. A few highlights include the awards that congratulated those whose dedication, skill and acumen made them a leading figure in their industry as well as the fact that the conferences where graced by titans such as John Karony, Nolan Bushnell, Djibril Cissé, Akon and Mark Blandford who was awarded an Outstanding Contribution of the Year award for his pioneering work in the iGaming industry.