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CMS Gambling Conference 2019

London, United Kingdom

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22 January 2019, 13:30 - 19:00

We are hosting our annual CMS Gambling Conference on 22 January and, at a time when all eyes are on the gambling sector, we are excited to announce a particularly outstanding array of industry leaders and legal and sector experts.

You will hear panel discussions and talks addressing the major issues in the sector, including:

Finding a healthy regulatory balance

  • Anna Hemmings, CEO, GamCare
  • Neil McArthur, Chief Executive, Gambling Commission
  • Andreas Meinrad, Chief Executive, BetVictor
  • Richard Noble, Chief Operating Officer, Aspers Group
  • John O'Reilly, Chief Executive, Rank Group
  • Dan Waugh, Regulus Partners (moderator)

The relationship between sport and betting

  • Adrian Ford, General Manager, Football DataCo
  • David Lampitt, Managing Director of Group Operations, Sportradar
  • Tom Russell, General Counsel, Genius Sports
  • Michael Short, Vice President & Counsel, IMG Sports
  • Jake Marsh, VP Data and Integrity, Perform 
  • Adam Brickell, Head of External Affairs, Sky Betting and Gaming (moderator)

Customer interactions and the current regulatory environment

  • Adam Rivers, Associate Director, Economics, KPMG
  • Tamsin Blow, Partner, CMS

Resolving regulatory ambiguity and ensuring consistency

  • Liv Biesemans, Group Head of Legal, Kindred
  • Michael Leadbeater, Group Legal Director, GVC Holdings
  • Luisa Wright, General Counsel, Rank Group
  • Dan Tench, Partner, CMS (moderator)

Gambling advertising

  • Matthew Hill, Director of Legal - UK, GVC
  • Robert Painter, former Brand Director, Sky Betting and Gaming
  • Andy Taylor, Regulatory Policy Executive, Committee of Advertising Practice
  • David Zeffman, Partner, CMS (moderator)

The US sports betting opportunity

  • David Briggs, Chief Executive, GeoComply
  • Charles Cohen, Vice President, Sports Betting, IGT
  • Adam Greenblatt, Chief Executive, MGM/GVC
  • Jeffrey Haas, Chief International Officer, DraftKings
  • Jeremy Kleiman, Partner, Saiber
  • Ramy Ibrahim, Managing Director, Moelis
  • Joe Saumarez Smith, Chairman, Bede Gaming (moderator)

We will announce new speakers as and when they are confirmed.


13:30 - Registration
14:00 - Conference
18:00 - Networking drinks

This event is now full. To join our waiting list please contact us.


David Zeffman
David Zeffman
Tamsin Blow
Tamsin Blow
Dan Tench
Dan Tench