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CMS Gambling Conference 2019

London, United Kingdom

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22 January 2019, 13:30 - 19:00 UTC +00:00

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.


Portrait of David Zeffman
David Zeffman
Portrait of Tamsin Blow
Tamsin Blow
Portrait of Dan Tench
Dan Tench