5th Horse Racing and Sports Betting Forum

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Event Date/Time: Dec 02, 2009 End Date/Time: Dec 02, 2009
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The event will tackle your most pressing issues facing the horse racing and sports wagering sector including:

Promoting a nationally consistent regulatory, operational and financial framework
Transparency and accountability issues in sports wagering
IP licensing challenges regarding racefields listings and product fees
Examining impacts of the expansion of non-conventional bookmakers and the shift away from exclusivity in wagering operator's licenses
Impacts of the economic downturn on the racing and sports wagering market
Does the industry need to consolidate to survive? – examining current merger and takeover activity
Above all, the forum will address the challenge of sustaining Australia’s wagering industry.

Look out for the evolving agenda over the coming days!

Invitations have been extended to racing clubs and associations, bookmakers, regulators, sporting bodies, and a range of other prominent industry leaders.

Speakers confirmed to date include:

Malcolm Richardson, Deputy Director North / Manager Racing Licensing, Department of Justice, Northern Territory
Deborah Wilcocks, Director – Compliance, AUSTRAC
Jamie Nettleton, Partner, Addisons Commercial Lawyers
Bill Brown, Special Counsel, Lander and Rogers Lawyers