Session 2

Exploring Innovative Race Concepts

February 19, 2020

This session will dissect the different approaches adopted by major racing jurisdictions to break new ground and attract new audiences, and the implications for global racing into the future. It will analyse their attempts and examine their impacts on areas such as wagering and fan engagement.

Speakers

Dr Makoto Inoue
Vice-Chairman, Asian Racing Federation, Presidential Counselor for International Affairs, Japan Racing Association (Chair)

Vice-Chairman, Asian Racing Federation, Presidential Counselor for International Affairs, Japan Racing Association

Mr
Peter V’landys AM
CEO, Racing NSW

CEO, Racing NSW

Mr
Shuji Kashiwada
General Manager of International Department, Japan Racing Association

General Manager of International Department, Japan Racing Association

Mr
Giles Thompson
CEO, Racing Victoria

CEO, Racing Victoria

Mr
Brian Kavanagh
Chairman, European Pattern Committee, Chief Executive, Horse Racing Ireland

CEO, Horse Racing Ireland

Speakers

Dr Makoto Inoue

Vice-Chairman, Asian Racing Federation, Presidential Counselor for International Affairs, Japan Racing Association

Peter V’landys AM

CEO, Racing NSW

Shuji Kashiwada

General Manager of International Department, Japan Racing Association

Giles Thompson

CEO, Racing Victoria

Brian Kavanagh

Chairman, European Pattern Committee, Chief Executive, Horse Racing Ireland

Peter V’landys AM
Mr
Peter V’landys AM

CEO, Racing NSW

CEO, Racing NSW