Programme

12.00 pm
Networking Lunch at the Hotel Pullman Montparnasse - 19 Rue Commandant René Mouchotte , 75014 PARIS

1.00 pm
Introduction by Philippe Germond, EPMA Chairman and President of the PMU
Assessment of the PMU situation in the French changing market

1.30 pm - 1st Session
Racing authorities/Pari Mutuel operators: Still running the same race ?
Moderator – Bertrand Bélinguier – President of FFEJEL
What operators need from Racing ?
  Collaboration at the Singapore Turf Club
Kim Heng Teo, Vice President of Singapore Turf Club
  Pari Mutuel operators proposals for the promotion of Racing
Remy Nilson, CEO ATG
Proposals from the Racing sector
  Racing for change in UK – 2 years after
Rod Street, Chief Executive of Racing Enterprises
  IFHA – Thinking and plans from the Racing industry
Aki Akitani, Deputy Secretary General of IFHA

Panel Discussion: Key factors for a successful international Racing betting event
Panellist confirmed from PMU, UK TOTE, NTRA, IFHA, TABCORP, STC, HKJC, UET

4.00 pm - 2nd Session
How to address new generation ?
Moderator – Stephen Lovell, Online Product & Business Development Manager at Paddy Power
Innovation for the “Y” generation
  Trakus, 4 years after....opinion of punters, their profile ?
Michael Ciacciarelli, Chief Operating Officer, Trakus
  Live betting on mobile phone – impossible for horse racing ?
Andrew Pegler, Business Development Director of Mfuse
Social Media: A perfect place for promotion and recruitment ?
 

What Social Games are
Tadhg Kelly, Social Media Consultant

  Are Pari Mutuel operators “social” ?
Kirsty Bell, Research and Sale Manager, Yomego – Social Media Reputation

Q & A session

5.30 - End
 
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